TCC will welcome new students at Convocation

August 8, 2018

Staffer talks to student and parentTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (August 8, 2018)—Tallahassee Community College will host New Student Convocation on Friday, August 17, to officially welcome all new students to the campus and mark the beginning of their collegiate journey.

Convocation will be held in the Lifetime Sports Complex on TCC’s main campus from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

TCC President Jim Murdaugh will welcome students along with Sheri Rowland, vice president for student affairs, and Feleccia Moore-Davis, provost. Students will learn more about what to expect on the first day of class, the First Year Experience Program at TCC, and how to get involved and be successful in college. Students can also meet the deans and faculty of the College, learn more about academic enrichment programs, and explore the campus.

“Convocation is a time to celebrate the excitement of our new students,” said Michael Coleman, TCC dean of students. “It is becoming a true Eagle tradition.”

All incoming freshmen and transfer students are encouraged to attend and should RSVP at Family members are not required to attend, but are invited to share this experience.

While there is no dress code for the event, students and guests are encouraged to wear blue and gold (TCC's colors), or any TCC shirt. These may be purchased in the TCC bookstore located in the Student Union.

Parking is free in any student lot.

For information, visit or contact Michael Coleman at (850) 201-6140 or