It really allows everyone's personality to shine through on such a special day.

Megan, Class of '16
Students capped during Convocation

Seniors embark on their final year on campus at Convocation, a longstanding Longwood tradition highlighted by the "capping" of seniors by their friends. The gravity-defying caps are decorated to reflect the recipient's personality and passions.

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President Reveley speaking at Convocation 2016

Convocation 2018

Longwood will celebrate the official opening of the academic year with Convocation on Thursday, September 13, in Willett Hall.

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