Welcome to Point Loma Nazarene University's Commencement Website

Commencement 2016 was held on May 7 in the university's historic Greek Amphitheatre and featured many long-established traditions from gala celebrations to the impressive pageantry of the Academy.

Graduate and Professional Studies Convocation

Special Prayer for the Graduates:
Ron Benefiel, Ph.D.
Lead Consultant for Mission Resources & Pastoral Relations
Point Loma Nazarene University

Undergraduate Convocations

Speaker for both undergraduate convocations:
Bill Wood, Ph.D.
Professor of History
Point Loma Nazarene University 

If you would like a copy of Dr. Wood's "Making the Point" address, please email Shelley Fruchey at  Please note which ceremony you attended in your request. Thank you.


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Greeting from President Brower to the Graduating Class of 2016

Dr Brower's congratulatory message to PLNU's 2016 graduating class