October 12, 2020
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 12 of October, repeating indefinitely
University Day marks the laying of the cornerstone of Old East, the nation’s first state university building, in 1793. The day has become the traditional inauguration day for new chancellors since 1957. Classes will be cancelled from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. for the ceremony.