Presidential Inauguration

“There's so much to be proud of at Towson University and there are great things ahead!”—President Kim Schatzel

President Kim Schatzel

Towson University will celebrate the inauguration of Kim Schatzel as our 14th president at a formal installation ceremony on Friday, September 16 at 2 p.m. at SECU Arena. A reception will immediately follow the ceremony. 

The ceremony is free and open to the public. We welcome all members of the greater campus community, honored guests and special friends to join us. 

The ceremony will not be ticketed, however we ask that you RSVP by August 30 if you plan to attend. 

Watch on Facebook Live! If you are unable to attend the ceremony, visit the Towson University Facebook page to watch the live feed.

Please contact the Office of the President at  or 410-704-3399 with any questions.

Join the Conversation!

Follow our presidential inauguration on Facebook via the Towson University page, as well as Twitter on @TowsonU and @kimschatzel. Tag tweets on Twitter and Instagram with #TUprezschatzel. Follow @TowsonUniversity on Instagram for inside looks at inauguration week activities and the installation ceremony. 

Inauguration Week Events

Lectures, art exhibitions, athletics events and more are scheduled during Inauguration Week to welcome President Schatzel.