Inauguration of Dr. Joe Bertolino

Join Us

We're thrilled to invite you to an inauguration celebration unlike any other, as we honor Stockton's sixth president, Dr. Joe Bertolino

April 12, 2024
1:00 p.m.

Campus Center
Stockton University
Galloway, NJ

Please RSVP by March 28

Schedule of Events & Celebrations

Whether you're a student, faculty or staff member, alum or friend, this celebration is open to all. Bring your friends and family along to share in the excitement. We can't wait to make Stockton history with you!

Leave the formal attire and regalia at home. Show off your Osprey pride by wearing your favorite Stockton apparel.

Osprey Parade

Let's get the celebration started!

Join students, alumni, and Talon as they parade with President Joe through the Campus Center to kick off the festivities!

Investiture Ceremony

Witness the official induction of President Joe by the Chair of the Board of Trustees, Nelida Valentin '86. You'll have the chance to hear from President Joe and remarks from special guests.

Prez Fest!

Following the investiture, it's time to party!

Student performances, interactive activities and refreshments will be scattered throughout the Campus Center. 

Community Celebration Events

April
20
Stockton University Foundation Scholarship Benefit Gala
April 20 - 6 p.m. -10 p.m.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
Open to the Community
Stockton University Foundation Scholarship Benefit Gala
April
27
Stockton Community Day & Party in the Park - Atlantic City
April 27 - 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
O’Donnell Park
Atlantic City, NJ
Open to the Community
Stockton Community Day & Party in the Park - Atlantic City

Connect with President Joe

Follow President Joe (OspreyPrez) on Facebook, Instagram and X (formerly Twitter)!

Tag your inauguration moments with #GoOspreyPrez

Eye on Stockton

Watch our monthly video series recapping some of the exciting things that are happening at Stockton.


Accommodation Information

Renault Winery and Resort
72 Bremen Ave, Egg Harbor City

  • April 10/11 @ $149 per night plus taxes and fees
  • April 12/13 @ $299 per night plus taxes and fees

Make reservations at Renault Winery and Resort

Seaview, A Dolce Hotel
401 South New York Road, Galloway

  • Friends and Family Stockton Discount (15% off base accommodation rate)

Make reservations at Seaview, A Dolce Hotel

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City
1000 Boardwalk, Atlantic City

  • April 10/11 @ $99 per night plus taxes and fees
  • April 12/13 @ $259 per night plus taxes and fees

Make reservations at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City


Contact Information

Still have questions about the big party? Contact us at presidentialinauguration@stockton.edu or 609-652-4521.