Delegate Information

Information for guests participating in the academic procession.


10:30 a.m.     Registration

11:15 a.m.      Line Up

12:00 p.m.     Inaugural Exercises

                        Luncheon to follow

A registration and information desk will be maintained from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Mooney Center lobby. A continental breakfast will be available.

Check-in Facilities
Academic attire can be checked in at Room 160 in the Mooney Center, anytime after 8:00 a.m. on Friday, October 14. Wraps and other items may also be left. Security will be provided until 4:00 p.m.

Robing will begin at 11:00 a.m. Official delegates participating in the academic procession will robe in Room 160. Each delegate will then go to Romita Auditorium where she/he will have an assigned seat in the order in which she or he will process.

Academic Procession
The procession will begin at 11:15 a.m.

Inaugural Ceremony
The inaugural ceremony will take place at 12:00 p.m. The procession for official delegates will be according to the founding of their respective institutions.

Tickets will be required for the inaugural luncheon and for reserved seats for special guests not marching in the academic procession. Luncheon tickets, tickets for the reserved seat sections for special guests, and special parking instructions will be mailed.

The first Catholic college for women in New York State, The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order. Today, it comprises the all-women School of Arts & Sciences, and three schools which admit women and men: the School of New Resources (for adult learners), the School of Nursing and the Graduate School. The main campus of the College is located in lower Westchester County, 16 miles north of New York City. The College maintains five other campus locations in New York City. Visit the College’s website at