When autocomplete options are available, use up and down arrows to review and enter to select.
Apply Give

Commuter Convocation Information

We believe Convocation is an important aspect of your education here at Liberty University. At Convocation, we hear from noteworthy businessmen and women, political figures, and faith leaders from around the world in a form that is unique to the LU experience. The opportunity allows you to develop critical thinking skills that are a significant part of educational development.


New Convocation Policies for Fall 2020

  • Commuters who are 21 years of age and older by December 18, 2020 are exempt from convocation.
  • Students should watch Convocation on Kaltura (login is required).

Commuter Seating

Commuters will sit in the commuter section with other commuters and staff from Off-Campus Student Life. Please check in with a staff member.

Please read your Emails from Liberty University

All, please do not send your emails from Liberty University to your recycle bin or to an unread folder.  You are missing out on important announcements. If you are fined and have a valid reason for not attending a Convocation, you can appeal the fine within 48 hours. Failure to appeal within this time frame will not guarantee a review and/or approval of your appeal.

Convocation Exemption Request Form (for Commuters)

Please complete the Exemption form if you are requesting an exemption from Convocation.

Conflicting Work Schedules

Commuters, if your work schedule prohibits you from attending Convocation, please complete this form with an explanation. Your employer will need to email Commuters@liberty.edu directly to confirm your work schedule. Please bear in mind that most student work schedules can be adjusted.

Commuter Lounge

The Commuter Lounge, Green Hall 1875, will be closed for Convocation.

Helpful Links


If you have a question about Convocation requirements for commuters, please contact us.