Opening of the academic year
|8:30 a.m.||Faculty received in the Jubilee Hall of the University Halls|
|9:00 a.m.||Invited guests received at St. Peter's Church (via entrance Grote Markt)|
|9:15 a.m.||Procession of academic regalia|
|9:30 a.m.||Celebratory Mass at St. Peter's Church
officiated by Professor Jacques Haers, University Parish
Convocation ceremony* at the Pieter De Somer Auditorium,
Musical intermezzo provided by Frank Vander linden (De Mens). Closing performance by the Leuven University Choir.
*Held in Dutch.
|12:30 p.m.||Reception in the Jubilee Hall|
|8:30 p.m.||Opening concert at the Pieter De Somer Auditorium|