Presidential Inauguration

The inauguration ceremony will include a processional in full regalia with presidents from local and regional colleges in attendance. Former presidents, Dr. Paul Alford (1979-2000) and Dr. Wayne Gardner (2004-2011) will participate in the ceremony along with local and state officials. A reception will follow in the Lois DeLany Gymnatorium. This event will take place the day before Homecoming, and all alumni are invited to attend.

RSVP by calling Paula Elkins at 706.886.6831, ext. 5200 or emailing her at

Local Hotels

Country Hearth, 706-297-7799
Toccoa Inn & Suites, 706-886-1048
Georgia Baptist Conference Center, 706-886-3133

Hampton Inn, 706-778-0040
Baymont Inn & Suites, 706-778-3600

The Cornelia Hampton Inn offers a special rate of $79.00 + tax.  Please mention TFC Presidential Inauguration. The reservation deadline is September 26.

Holiday Inn Express, 706-356-2100