Growing enrollment and requests by graduates to include more family and friends in their special day prompted the move to downtown Fresno’s Chukchansi Park, home of the AAA Grizzlies baseball team. To avoid the heat of California’s...

Graduating seniors Anthony Fredette received the Harold Haak Award and Kaitlyn Goslinga the Academic Award in a ceremony in the office of President Pete C. Menjares, Ph.D., May 8, 2014. Fredette earned a B.A. in philology and Goslinga a B.A....

The ceremony begins at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at Chukchansi Park (Grizzlies Stadium) in downtown Fresno. The featured speaker will be community activist and author Randy White, D.Min., executive director of the FPU Center for Community...

 When Lynne Ashbeck gave the fall commencement speech at Fresno Pacific University, she spoke not in her role as Mayor of Clovis, member of the university board or regional vice president for the Hospital Council of Northern and Central,...

Among those expected to participate are 131 graduates of the bachelor’s degree completion program, 74 graduate students, 45 from the traditional undergraduate program and one from Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary.

Commencement...

Commencement begins at 10:00 a.m. on that Saturday in the Special Events Center on the main Fresno Pacific University campus. Students from the traditional undergraduate, bachelor’s degree completion and graduate programs will all...

  • 7,000 family, friends and loved ones in the audience at the two ceremonies
  • 7,500 bottles of water distributed by FPU staff
  • 5,000 complimentary paper fans waving in California’s Central Valley sun
  • ...

The May 4 ceremonies will be at 10:00 a.m. for 184 traditional undergraduate and 117graduate students, including 20 from Fresno Pacific Biblical Seminary. Ceremonies for the 227 bachelor’s degree completion students will be at 6:00 p.m...

Many of the 417 undergraduate, graduate and seminary students who received degrees December 15 at the Fresno Pacific University fall commencement are the first in their family to graduate from a university and have overcome circumstances and...

Ceremonies will be Saturday, December 15, in the Special Events Center on the main FPU campus, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno. Students in the traditional undergraduate, seminary and other graduate programs will graduate at 10:00 a.m., and...