Inauguration of Ben Vinson III, PhD

The Inauguration of the Eighteenth President of
Howard University

Ben Vinson III, Ph.D.

Inauguration Convocation Livestream

The Inauguration Convocation will be live streamed through WHUT.

Please join the festivities by live streaming or joining us on campus for the Watch Party.

Revisit the Inauguration Convocation live stream

Important Note: Admission to the Inauguration Convocation is limited to invited guests. Read more about attendance.

From the Howard Community...Congratulations, President Vinson!

Inauguration Events

Howard’s Presidency History

Explore the different eras of Howard University leadership with a look back at the institution’s past presidents. 

Photo: The Oliver Howard House, was one of four early campus buildings at Howard University and is the only surviving building from that era.

See the full timeline

Media Coverage

A press kit is available for media planning to cover the Inauguration Convocation of Ben Vinson III, Ph.D. Credentials are required for entry to inauguration events on campus. To apply for media credentials, please complete the media request form. All applications will be reviewed by Howard University’s Office of University Communications and accepted applications will be confirmed via email.


Media contact with any questions.