Thu03Nov 2022


RSVP to Celebrate

Two Historic Announcements



Thursday, November 3, 2022, at 10 a.m.–Noon

Across from 500 12th St., Oakland, CA 94607
(This is an outdoor event, located between Broadway and Clay St.)

Event Overview

Witness SMU leaders, including President Ching-Hua Wang, share two historic announcements that will reshape the University experience for our students today and forward into the next 100 years.

Join faculty, students, and Oakland City leaders in Oakland’s City Center by registering using the link below.

A light brunch will be provided along with seating and transportation support.

Transportation Information

  • Campus Shuttle
    • There will be shuttle service from campus to the event site beginning at 9 a.m. and running every 15 minutes. The campus shuttle stop location is 450 30th St. in the roundabout.
    • Shuttle service back to campus will run every 15 minutes until 12:15 p.m. 
      The event shuttle stop location is 525 12 Street.
  • Public Transportation
    • BART – Exit at 12th Street City Center Station. Please see the BART trip planner to route your trip.
    • AC Transit – Multiple bus lines serve the location. Please see the AC Transit trip planner to route your trip.
  • Parking in the Area
    • Oakland City Center West Parking, 525 14th St. 
    • Oakland Convention Center Garage, 550 10th St. 
    • Transpacific Center Garage, 1000 Broadway  
    • Oakland City Center, 505 14th St.



Please note this is an all-weather outdoor event. Alameda County Health Care Services Agency COVID guidelines will be observed.

If you have any questions or special needs, please reach out to Gena Caya or 510-907-2500 ext. 2436 by Tuesday, November 1.