Program of Events

President's Inauguration

Program of Events

AUC New Cairo Campus

October 16 - 17, 2016



Day 1: Sunday, October 16

11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Campus Events New Cairo


  • Academic Programming: two lectures/debates on Egypt-related topics; such as political discussions related to the region, science research and/or Egyptology

Campus Highlights

  • Walking tour: AUC history and architecture and sustainability
  • Rare Books and Special Collections LIbrary (RBSCL)
  • The AUC Press Bookstores
  • Exhibitions: Sharjah Art Gallery and the Photographic Gallery
  • Promotional documentaries and related AUC history footage
  • Open food services for guests at the Main Caferteria
  • Welcome desk at Portal, Gate 1 Entrance


Day 2: Monday, October 17

11:30 - 12:50 pm

Inaugural Ceremony

Venue: Bassily Auditorium

Responsible Office: President

In coordination with Office of the Provost for stage party

Live streaming of ceremony on AUC website an in adjacent halls


1:00 - 2:00 pm

Campus Celebration by the students

Venue: Bartlett Plaza

Responsible Office: VP fo Enrollment and Student Life