Inauguration and Installation of Dr. Robert G. Duffett

Inauguration Day Information for Those in the Processional

Date and Time
April 4th 2014, 4pm

The Kimmel Center, Perelman Theater
300 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102.
Corner of Broad and Spruce Streets
For additional information, please visit their website

Kimmel’s Recommendation: Avenue of the Arts Garage, located on 15th Street between Locust and Spruce Streets.  Additional suggestions:

Check-in & Robing
Check-in and robing will be in the Comcast Room at 3:15. Please be prompt.

Academic Attire
Academic Regalia is required for official Delegates, Eastern Faculty, Board of Trustees, and the Platform Party.
If you have questions or concerns regarding Academic Regalia, please contact Meggin Capers at

You will receive your tickets, by campus mail or USPS, by March 31st.  Please bring your tickets with you to the Kimmel Center.  No one will be admitted without a ticket. It will also aid in lining up for the Processional.

Order of Academic Processional
The Processional order will be Ecclesiastical Delegates, alphabetically, followed by Institution Delegates according to the date of founding of their institution. Next will be Eastern Faculty and then Platform Party. The path of the Processional is down a series of stairs. Please contact Meggin Capers by April 2nd if you have any mobility concerns.

You are invited to a reception immediately following the Services of Inauguration concluding at 7:00pm.

The Department of Music will present the 11th Annual Music Gala Benefit Concert in the Perlman Theater of the Kimmel Center beginning at 7:30pm. Tickets for the concert may be purchased at

Further Questions
Please contact Meggin Capers with any additional questions or concerns.

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