Baccalaureate and Alumni Initiation

Parents and families are invited to join graduating students to celebrate the culmination of their APU journey. The evening includes worship and a keynote speaker. Graduates will be initiated into the APU Alumni Association and receive their APU Alumni license plate frame and T-shirt. The evening ends with a commissioning service. This event does not require tickets. Attendance is highly encouraged. Questions or comments can be directed to the Office of Parent and Family Engagement at (626) 812-3001 or

Friday, December 15, 7:30 p.m.
Richard and Vivian Felix Event Center

For traditional undergraduate students and their families

6:30 p.m. Doors Open
7:30 p.m. Baccalaureate and Alumni Initiation
Graduates should wear cap and gown. After-five attire is encouraged. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Richard and Vivian Felix Event Center

Upcoming Commencements:

Winter 2017 Dec. 16
Spring 2018 May 5
Winter 2018 Dec. 15

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