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The Inauguration of General Glenn M. Walters

General Glenn M. Walters will be inaugurated as the 20th president of The Citadel on Friday, April 5, 2019. The installation ceremony begins at 2 p.m. in McAlister Field House. The ceremony is open to the public and will be streamed live on YouTube and Facebook.

Following the ceremony, General Walters will take review of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets at 4 p.m. on Summerall Field during the Inaugural Review Parade which is also open to the public.



Parking on The Citadel campus will be limited on the day of the Inauguration. Members of the public who wish to attend the Inaugural Review Parade should be prepared to walk some distance. If possible, using a car service or carpooling is recommended.

Many campus roads will be closed to thru traffic on April 5th. Attendees are encouraged not to move your car once it is parked. Cars parked around the parade deck (Ave of Remembrance, Jenkins Ave, Jones Ave, Lee Ave) will not be able to be relocated while cadets prepare for and perform the Inaugural Review Parade.

Shuttles will be running continuous loops on campus, so designated pick up times are not set. Signs will be posted at shuttle pick up locations. Parking will be available in the following lots on a first come, first served basis:

  • General Parking
    • Decal Parking Lot behind Grimsley Hall
    • Decal Parking Lot-Kovats
  • Handicap Parking (guests must present valid handicap placard or permit)
    • Lot I (Coin Laundry Lot)
    • For the 5:00 PM event, handicap parking will be available close to the stadium, please see signage or Events Staff on event day.

Please reference The Citadel campus map to locate these parking areas.

Official Delegates

Those who are attending the Inauguration as official delegates on behalf of their institution can find more information here.

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