Inauguration

Celebrate the installation of Nicola Pitchford, tenth president of Dominican University of California.

Nicola Pitchford, President of Dominican University of California

The inauguration of Dominican University of California’s tenth president, Nicola Pitchford, will take place Sunday, January 16, 2022, on the Dominican campus in San Rafael, California. All friends and colleagues are warmly invited to attend a livestream of the event (registration forthcoming). Formal invitations will follow. Please note that in-person participation is by invitation only. Proof of vaccination and a mask will be required at all indoor venues.


Saturday, January 15, 2022
Student Leadership reception with President Pitchford and the Board of Trustees  
5:00 p.m. | Dominican Campus

Sunday, January 16, 2022
Welcome Brunch for Faculty, Staff, and Students
10:30 a.m. | Caleruega Dining Hall and Plaza

Delegate Robing
11:30 a.m. | Dominican Campus

Procession 
12:30 p.m. | Dominican Campus

Installation of Nicola Pitchford, tenth president of Dominican University of California
1:00 p.m. | Virtual live stream 
Please join the Board of Trustees and campus community as we celebrate the installation of Nicola Pitchford, PhD. Alumni, friends and partners of the University are welcome to join us via virtual live stream from the comfort of their homes. A limited number of guests have been invited to join in-person. An email confirming registration, proof of vaccination, and a mask will be required to enter the venue. 

Monday, January 17, 2022
In honor of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, we will celebrate a Day of Commitment and unity. Day-of details and opportunities to participate will be available in early January.