Presidential Inauguration

President Niemi’s Inauguration Ceremony marks an inspiring new chapter in the proud history of Framingham State University.  To commemorate the ceremony, the University will host a series of events to celebrate with the campus and surrounding communities.

Nancy Niemi

Meet Nancy S. Niemi

President Nancy S. Niemi joined Framingham State University in July 2022 following the unique and challenging circumstances of a global pandemic. From leadership roles at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, the University of New Haven, to her ascendance as president of Framingham State, Nancy S. Niemi is making her mark in the world of higher education.  Learn more.

Celebrate With Us

We are excited to formally celebrate and welcome Framingham State’s 17th president. Explore the full schedule of events planned to make this truly a community-wide celebration!

More Information for Guests

For those unable to attend the ceremony in person, a live stream will be available via Zoom.

Registration for all events will be available soon.

If you are traveling from out of town and require accommodations, we are providing a list of recommended hotels that are easily accessible to Framingham Campus via car.

The Verve Hotel Boston Natick, Tapestry Collection by Hilton
1360 Worcester Street
Natick, Massachusetts 01760

Sheraton Framingham Hotel & Conference Center
1657 Worcester Road
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701

Aloft Framingham
130 Worcester Road
Framingham, Massachusetts 01702

Residence Inn Boston Framingham
400 Staples Drive
Framingham, Massachusetts 01702


Please contact Katie Hebert, Executive Assistant to the President at  or 508-626-4575.


For media inquiries, please contact Daniel Magazu, Director of Communications at or 508-626-4539.