Founder's Day 2020

Oct 8, 2020
12:15 p.m.
Mary Baldwin University
Page Terrace

The university community will also be gathered to honor the founders of Mary Baldwin University, Rufus W. Bailey and Mary Julia Baldwin. This 91st Founder’s Day celebration will take place on Thursday, October 8, at 12:15 p.m. on Page Terrace, in the heart of campus (rain location: SAC). Of course, in keeping with our COVID safety measures, attendees will be masked and seating will be socially distanced.

Seniors: You will be excused from class to participate in this ceremony, along with our faculty and administrative staff. Please arrive at Page Terrace by 12:00 noon. You will be directed to your reserved seating upon arrival. Caps and gowns are available for purchase at the campus store starting Thursday, September 24, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday – Friday. Cap, gown, and tassel sets are $37 plus tax. Caps and tassels may also be purchased individually. Caps and gowns are available in a wide range of sizes. If you have special sizing needs, please contact books@marybaldwin.edu or call the campus store at 540-887-7264 for more information.