Spring 2023 Commencement Celebrations

Azusa Pacific University is excited to announce that we will host in-person commencement celebrations for the graduating class of 2023 on Saturday, May 6.

The ceremonies will take place at Felix Event Center, located on West Campus. Each ceremony will also be available via livestream at apu.edu/live/. Check the schedule below to find out the time of your school/college’s ceremony.

Graduates must have academic and financial clearance by April 14, 2023, to acquire tickets. Tickets will become available to cleared graduates on Monday, April 24, at 9 a.m. Graduates will have until Monday, May 1, to claim their tickets. Master’s and doctoral graduates will receive 5 guest tickets and 2 parking passes; undergraduate and professional students will receive 8 guest tickets and 2 parking passes.

Have any questions? Check out the Commencement FAQs and/or email us at commencement@apu.edu. Students, look for email communications sent to your APU email address for more information as the date nears.

Spring 2023 Commencement Schedule

Friday, May 5

Beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Baccalaureate and Alumni Initiation
Event Center
7:309 p.m.

Saturday, May 6

Beginning at 9:30 a.m.
School of Nursing Commencement Ceremony
Event Center
9:3011:30 a.m.
Beginning at 1:30 p.m.
Liberal Arts and Sciences, Arts, Business and Management, Theology, and Azusa Pacific Seminary Commencement Ceremony
Event Center
1:303:30 p.m.
Beginning at 6 p.m.
School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences and School of Education Commencement Ceremony
Event Center
68 p.m.

Visit the full commencement schedule for a listing of additional events and receptions hosted by APU departments in celebration of graduating students.

“For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” – Ephesians 2:10