Becker College welcomes delegates to march in the Processional and Recessional at inauguration. Delegates are members of administration, faculty or an alumnus/alumna appointed to represent an academic institution. Potential delegates are encouraged to contact the office of the president or provost at their institution for permission and additional information.
Once officially appointed, please follow this link to register or complete the Delegate and Inaugural Installation reply cards. and return them in the envelope provided in your invitation by August 26.
Delegates are invited to march in the academic procession and are requested to provide their own academic regalia.
Robing will begin at 3:00 p.m. at Mechanics Hall (see Location and Directions below).
Delegates will be ordered during the Processional by the year their institution was founded (oldest to most recent). Our staff will be on hand to assist you.
Delegate inquiries may be directed to Cheryl Zukowski at 508-373-9532 or cheryl.zukowski@Becker.edu.
Directions and Accommodations
Directions to Mechanics Hall
From Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90):
Take Exit 10 at Auburn to I-290 East
Exit 10A to Rte 146 North to Rte 290 East.
From I-95 (Rhode Island):
Take I-95 North to Route 146. Take Route 146 North to I-290 East.
From I-95, I-93 or Route 3 (New Hampshire):
Travel South to I-495. Take I-495 South to I-290 West.
Take I-290 to Exit 16 (MLK Jr. Blvd.). From 290E, turn left onto MLK Jr. Blvd.
From 290W, turn right.
To Main Street Entrance: At Main Street, turn left. Mechanics Hall is on the left at 321 Main Street. Parking on Main Street, Exchange Street, Waldo Street, Commercial Street, Central Street.
To Waldo Street Entrance: At Major Taylor Blvd, turn left. At Foster Street, turn right. Make the 2nd right onto Waldo Street. Mechanics Hall is on the left.
Parking Near Mechanics Hall
In addition to on-street parking on Main and Waldo Streets, the following lots or garages are a brief walk to Mechanics Hall.
2) 27 Waldo Street 508-757-2703
3) Bowditch & Dewey Parking Lot
4) Main Street Parking Lot
246 Main Street
5) Municipal Parking Garage
At MLK Boulevard and Major Taylor Boulevard
6) Pearl-Elm Garage
20 Pearl Street 508-799-1463
7) City Square Garage
100 Front Street 508-791-7689
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