Robert E. Johnson, Ph.D., will be formally installed as the 10th Chancellor of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth on Friday, April 20, 2018.


MacLean Campus Center & Main Auditorium
UMass Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth MA 02747


Delegates are encouraged to arrive by 9:30am.

9am: Delegate robing at Campus Center, University Club.

9:45am: Doors open, Main Auditorium.

10:15am: Delegates will line up by the founding date of their institutions.

10:45am: Academic Procession, MacLean Campus Center.

11am: Investiture Ceremony, Main Auditorium.

12pm: Receiving line and reception, MacLean Campus Center.


Delegates are asked to supply their own regalia.


Parking for delegates will be reserved in Lot 5. Identify yourself as a delegate, and you will be directed by attendants to the appropriate spaces.

Inauguration Week

Please plan to attend other Inauguration Week events.