Family Weekend

October 14-15, 2016

Greetings PLNU Family!

Family Weekend is a unique opportunity for your family to get a first-hand look at your student's PLNU experience. It is also an incredible chance to spend a weekend on our Christ-centered campus overlooking the Pacific Ocean!

Registration will open in August!

Sample Family Weekend Schedule:

Planning for the 2016 Family Weekend is currrently underway and our schedule will be updated in August.

Friday, October 14, 2016

Three check-in options are provided for your convenience. 
Please choose the one that will accommodate your schedule best. 
Upon check in you will receive a packet with your name badges and tickets to the breakfast.

9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Check-in at Brown Chapel

9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Chapel with your student
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Classroom Visits
*Student needs to request approval from his/her Professor(s) prior to your attendance

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Late Check-in at Campus Mall

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Why Strengths Seminar - Smee 100
Led by Devin King & Nick Wolf from the Offices of Strengths and Vocation

2:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m.

Historical Walking Tour of PLNU - Cunningham A
Led by Beth Zedaker, Former PLNU Parent

Saturday, October 15, 2016
8:00 a.m.Check-in at Cafeteria Entrance
8:50 a.m.Doors Open for Prayer Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Prayer Breakfast (Cafeteria)
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Dorm Open House

Hotel Accomodations & Discounts: 

If you are joining us from out of town, we highly recommend staying at one of Bartell Hotels' seven distinguished properties. Bartell Hotels extends a preferred discount rate to the PLNU family and also donates a percentage of your room cost to the university.

For more information about Bartell Hotels, visit

On Campus and Local Activities: 

For a list of  on campus and local activities for your family Click Here!


Registration will open in August!