Monday, August 23rd | 6:00PM | UCCU Center

All first-time, first-year students attending UVU campus for the first time in summer or fall 2021 need to attend.

Freshman Convocation Event


Starting college is a big deal! We want to mark this momentous occasion in your life with all of the significance and recognition that it deserves. Freshman Convocation is a warm Wolverine welcome that you don't want to miss!

Wallaby's Smokehouse

Freshman Family BBQ

You're not the only one invited to Freshman Convocation! We consider your family members to be new Wolverines, too, and we want them to attend with you. The Freshman Convocation program will be immediately followed by the BBQ outside the UCCU Center, catered by Wallaby's. You and your family will all receive a FREE and delicious dinner!

Please RSVP


Please RSVP so that we have enough BBQ to feed all of our hungry Wolverines and their families!

Also, did you know that over 5,000 Wolverines and family members attend Freshman Convocation??
Do yourself a solid and check out these important campus access and parking instructions before you head over to the event!

UVU female soccer player

Come & Cheer On UVU Women's Soccer!

After the Freshman Family BBQ, you're all invited to head over to Clyde Field and cheer on UVU's NCAA tournament-qualifying women's soccer team as they take on Northern Arizona University.

  • Game Time: 7:30 p.m.
  • Location: UVU Clyde Field (adjacent to the UCCU Visitor Parking Lot)
  • Admission: FREE for this special game event!


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This year, freshman convocation celebrates the student achievements of 2020-2021. Using #UVU2025, we invite you to share the goals and dreams that you hope to achieve as a Wolverine, along with your favorite freshman convocation moments, on social media. If you do, you might just see your post during the program! This is your chance to show everyone that you are a proud Wolverine!