Investiture of Jonathan GS Koppell

On Thursday, September 15, 2022 Montclair State celebrated a momentous occasion in the life of the University with the Investiture of Jonathan GS Koppell as its ninth president.

The campus welcomed dignitaries – presidents and representatives from other universities, as well as state, county and local elected officials – for the ceremony. A festival celebrating the University’s programs and public service partnerships was held on the Alumni Green in front of Cole Hall and a campus-wide reception immediately followed the ceremony outside of Memorial Auditorium.


president koppell at lectern
president koppell having medallion draped over his neck
president koppell shaking hands on stage
president koppell checking out tables students set up on the quad

Find more photos and read about the day’s festivities at A Day to Fuel the Imagination: Campus celebrates the investiture of President Jonathan GS Koppell, hears plans for the future.