It really allows everyone's personality to shine through on such a special day.

Megan, Class of '16
Students capped during Convocation

Seniors embark on their final year on campus at Convocation, a longstanding Longwood tradition highlighted by the "capping" of seniors by their friends. The gravity-defying caps are decorated to reflect the recipient's personality and passions.

11 Convocation caps you need to see

President Reveley speaking at Convocation 2016

Convocation 2017

Longwood will celebrate the official opening of the academic year with Convocation on Thursday, September 14, in Willett Hall.

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