Saint Xavier University Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about the Presidential Inauguration.

Where should I park?

Parking is available in lots 1 and 3. Delegate parking is recommended in Lot 12. Please refer to the campus map for parking lot locations.

What time and where are delegates to arrive?

Delegates are asked to arrive between 8 and 9 a.m. on Friday, September 29. Please use the main entrance of the Warde Academic Center and enter the lobby to check in and find your line-up assignment. All delegates will be lined up at 9:30 a.m. The procession will begin promptly at 9:45 a.m. We recommend that delegates park in Lot 12 directly across from the Warde Academic Center. Please refer to the campus map for parking lot locations.

What happens if it rains?

The Shannon Center south entrance will open at 9 a.m. for guests. In the event of rain, delegates should use this entrance upon arrival (doors will open at 8 a.m.) and go directly to the Shannon Center's Recreation Gym to check-in, robe and line up for the procession. Volunteers will be available to assist.

What should I do if I am a delegate but do not have regalia?

Delegates are asked to provide their own regalia. However, if you need regalia, please contact Janet Noth at 773-298-3031 or noth@sxu.edu. All regalia orders must be received by Tuesday, September 5.

What time does the reception begin?

The reception will follow immediately after the installation ceremony at approximately 11:30 a.m. in the Robert and Mary Rita Murphy Stump Library, which is located at the west end of the Warde Academic Center. Please refer to the campus map for the location of the library.