Dr. Alan Shepard was installed as President and Vice-Chancellor of Concordia University during the 10 a.m. convocation ceremony for the Faculty of Arts and Science on October 30, 2012, in Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place des Arts.
Dr. Patrick Kenniff was installed as Rector on September 23, 1984 at 2 p.m. in Théâtre Maisonneuve, Place des Arts. The installation was done at a special non-convocation Installation Ceremony held in conjunction with the celebrations for the tenth anniversary of the merger that were held during the fall of 1984.
Harry J. Hemens was installed as Chancellor of Sir George Williams University on June 16, 1974 at 2:30 p.m. in Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts as part of spring convocation for Arts and Fine Arts. He became the first Chancellor of Concordia University at the time of the merger in August 1974.