Homecoming 2018

Homecoming week is a chance to slow down and remember your experience at Pasadena/PLNU, and join with friends to not only catch up and reminisce, but also make new memories.

Check in and Alumni Hub

This year, we are asking that all of our Homecoming guests check in at the Alumni Hub upon arrival to campus. You’ll get your nametag that will act as your ticket into any of the events that you register for below. Unless otherwise noted, all Homecoming events need to be registered for using the following link.

Register for Homecoming

Featured Events

All Alumni Dinner

Dining Hall | Nov 16th | 5-7 p.m.
Enjoy dinner and conversation in the newly renovated cafeteria.
Tickets for dinner can be purchased here

Loma Live

Brown Chapel | Nov. 16th | 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Join us again this year for our new spin on the Homecoming Variety Show. With student and alumni performers you won’t want to miss out on this show! RSPV here.

Know an alum who would be a great addition to our show? Nominate a talented performer here.

Homecoming Extravaganza

Campus Mall | Nov. 17th | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Come grab lunch on the Campus Mall with some of our favorite alumni auxiliaries and student clubs! Bring the kids and enjoy some fun activities at the Kidzone!

Loma Talks

Various Locations on Campus | Nov. 17th | 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Join us for these opportunities to hear from faculty or staff and continue your education TedTalk style. RSPV here if you plan on attending.

Campus Tours

Starting at the Alumni Hub | Nov. 17th | 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Join us for a walking tour around campus hosted by the PLNU Office of Admissions! All tours will depart from the Alumni Hub at the assigned times. Please sign up for the tour you’d like to join here.

Tip-Off Tailgate BBQ

Campus Mall | Nov. 17th | 5 - 6:15 p.m.
Hang out on caf lane for a BBQ Tailgate dinner! Paint your face, take a picture in the photo booth, and get hyped for an exciting game!
Purchase your ticket here.

Basketball Games

Golden Gym | Nov. 17th | 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Come cheer for our women's and men’s basketball teams!
Women’s Basketball vs. TBA
Men’s basketball vs. TBA
Buy your game ticket here.


All reunions are held on Saturday November 17th and tickets can be purchased here.

Class of 1968
Colt Hall | 12-2 p.m. | $20
Lead by Ben and Sandy Foster, Daryl and Vicki Nicholson, & Forrest and Jan Stone

Class of 1973
Alumni Lawn | 12-2 p.m. | $20
Lead by Gary Lemaster

Class of 1978
Cunningham Dining Room | 12-2 p.m. |
Lead by Tom Bolinger

Class of 1983
Alumni Lawn | 12-2 p.m. | $20
Lead by Charley Hardison and Annie Gerhart

Class of 1988
ARC | 12-2 p.m. |
Lead by Jesus Zavata and Michelle Shoemaker

Class of 1993
Fermanian Conference Room | 12-2 pm. |
Lead by Kristin Long and Debi Stangland

Class of 1998
Elipse Chapel | 12-2 p.m. |
Lead by Jason Nease

Class of 2003
Science Plaza | 12-2 p.m. | $20
Lead by Sarah Williamson

Class of 2008
Science Plaza | 4:30-6:30 p.m. |
Lead by Scott McGowan

Class of 2013
Science Plaza | 12-2 p.m. | $20
Lead by Daniel and Hannah Spaite and Caleb Soto

Department and Auxiliary Receptions

Saturday November 17th | 8:30 - 10:30 a.m. | Register Here

Business Alumni
Fermanian Conference Room

Center for Justice and Reconciliation
Fermanian Board Room

Education Associates
Draper Hall

Family & Consumer Sciences
Evans Hall Courtyard

History and Political Science

Kinesiology Alumni
Room 2, Kinesiology

Latino & MOSAIC Alumni
Thomas Dining Room

Law Alumni
Science Plaza

Math, Information Systems & Computer Sciences and Physics & Engineering
Room 101, Latter Hall

Nursing Alumni
Liberty Station Conference Center

Psych Associates
Cunningham Dining Room

Research Associates
Ellipse Chapel




McCullough Park | Nov. 17th | 7-8 a.m.
Led by our student intramurals yoga coach, join us for a relaxing morning.

Tennis, Alums vs. Alums
Tennis Courts | Nov. 17th | 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Lead by Curt Wheeler 619-849-2285

Ultimate Frisbee, Alums vs. Students
Baseball Field | Nov. 17th | 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Lead by Tim Benefiel

Men’s Basketball Shoot Around
Golden Gym | Nov. 17th | 2-3 p.m.
Come shoot some hoops or sit in the stands and watch others shoot hoops.

Rugby Associates vs. Rugby Club Annual Tournament
Soccer Field | Nov. 17th | 2-3:30 p.m.

Women’s Basketball Game
Golden Gym | Nov. 17th | 6 p.m.

Men’s Basketball Game
Golden Gym | Nov. 17th | 8 p.m.

Music, Art & Entertainment

Art Exhibit
Kellar Art Gallery | Nov. 13 - 18th | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

PLNU Concert Band Homecoming Concert
Crill Music Hall | Cooper Music Center | Nov. 15th | 7:30 p.m.
Purchase tickets here.

Theatre Production
Solomon Theatre | Nov. 17th | 2 p.m.
Purchase tickets here.


PLNU partners with seven Bartell Hotels in San Diego to provide discounted rates to PLNU family and friends. In addition to providing a discount, Bartell will donate 10 percent of the total room cost to our University Fund benefiting student scholarships.

PLNU family and friends receive rates that are below best available rates. Hotel rates are based on availability and all appropriate taxes and hotel fees apply. To guarantee a special rate, each guest must ask for the "PLNU rate" at the time the reservation is made and we suggest you book early to ensure availability.

Special Events

Horizon Circle Donor Recpetion
President and Mrs. Brower’s Home | Nov. 16th | 5:30-7 p.m.
By Invitation Only

Distinguished Achievement Reception
Cooper Portico | Nov 17th | 3-3:30 p.m.
By Invitation Only - For all past DA Award Recipients

Streamers fly overhead as the winner of Loma Live is announced.
The Loma Live winner is announced!
Alumni Achievement award winners sit at a table and share their PLNU experiences.
The Alumnus of Point Loma Awardees speak at chapel.
An alumnus looks at an older version of a class yearbook.
Homecoming is a great time to reminisce.
The 2017 Homecoming court pose for a group photo during halftime of the women's basketball game.
The 2017 Homecoming Court
The student section, the Green Sea cheers loudly for the basketball team.
Don your green and gold and join the Green Sea!
Dr. Brower hands a distinguished achievement award to an honoree.
President Brower presents a Distinguished Achievement Award.
An alumnus shakes hands with a student an an alumni breakfast.
Whether you're a student or alum, homecoming is a great time to forge new friendships.
A group of older alumni speak to a current student during a chapel service.
Worship together with people of all ages during the Homecoming Chapel.
Three PLNU women's basketball team members relax on the bench during a game.
It's all smiles at the PLNU Homecoming basketball game.

Homecoming 2017