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by invitation only
Enjoy the opportunity to meet SCO President Dr. Lewis Reich.
SCO Academic Complex
Join us as the Class of 2023 receives their White Coats and officially signs the Honor Code.
All guests must be registered to attend the ceremony. Registration will remain open through Monday, August 26.
Guests should plan to arrive to campus no earlier than 3:30pm
Nothing says Memphis better than BBQ and Blue Suede Shoes!
Students and their guests are invited to join the campus community for an evening featuring Memphis’ world famous BBQ and High Cotton Brewery.
EVERYONE ATTENDING THE BBQ MUST REGISTER AND WILL RECEIVE A WRISTBAND
Each student will receive a complimentary wristband for themselves and one guest. Additional guest wristbands are available for purchase online through Monday, August 26. A limited number of wristbands will be available for purchase onsite. There is no charge for children 10 years and younger.
Wristbands must be worn by all. Student wristbands will be delivered to their SCO mailbox. Guests will receive their wristbands at the registration table when they arrive to campus for the ceremony.
BBQ REGISTRATION Password:SCO2023
Guest attire is business casual. Blue Suede Shoes are optional (but encouraged!)
Please note - the Campus Celebration is immediately following the ceremony and will be outside in the college’s South lot. Memphis is known for its hot and humid summer weather.
Guests should plan to park in the college’s North lot (across Madison Avenue). Security will be on site to help direct attendees.