[PAST EVENT] Charter Day Ceremony

February 7, 2020
4pm - 5pm
Kaplan Arena
751 Ukrop Way
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Access & Features
  • Open to the public
Celebrating 327 years

The Charter Day ceremony marks the 327th anniversary of the awarding of the Royal Charter from King William III and Queen Mary II of England establishing William & Mary.

Tanner Braman '20 will serve as the student speaker. W&M President Katherine A. Rowe and Chancellor Robert M. Gates '65 will offer remarks and greetings.

Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation Executive Director Christy Coleman, former Rector Susan Aheron Magill '72 and former Ambassador and U.S. Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon Jr. '80. will receive honorary degrees at the ceremony.

Can't be there? Watch a live stream of the event.