Everything listed under: Commencement

  • Spring 2014 Commencement Information

    For more information click here: 2014 Spring Commencement Information Southern Nazarene University (SNU) will conduct its Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 10, 2014. The featured Commencement Speaker is Dr. Walter (Wally) Quanstrom.   Full Story

  • SNU Commencement 2013 in Review

    BETHANY, OK (May 11, 2013) - Southern Nazarene University celebrated its 110th Commencement Saturday, May 11, with approximately 418 graduates. "There's nothing on a university campus like graduation day. The excitement and joy of this day is unparalleled for the campus community.   Full Story

  • SNU Set To Award Honorary Degrees

    BETHANY, OK (January 10, 2013) - Southern Nazarene University’s Board of Trustees recently approved the nominations of four individuals to receive honorary doctoral degrees at the May 2013 Commencement ceremony. Rev. Robert (Rob) McDonald, Rev.   Full Story

  • December Commencement 2012 in Review

    BETHANY, OK (December 10th, 2012) - On Saturday, December 8th, a total of 411 undergraduate and graduate degree candidates participated in the 2012 Winter Commencement at Southern Nazarene University. Dr. Ed Neuenschwander, Professor, Department of Physics, began the processional by carrying in the Academic Mace.   Full Story

  • One Family's Legacy, Four Generations of Graduates

    Excitement filled the air as graduates walked across the stage and received a diploma at Southern Nazarene University’s 109th Commencement ceremony on May 12th. Every graduation day is a milestone, a marker by which lives are referenced. SNU is a higher education tradition for many families, and members of the Class of 2012 are no exception.   Full Story

  • SNU Commencement 2012 in Review

    Southern Nazarene University celebrated its 109th Commencement Saturday, May 12, with approximately 464 graduates. "There's nothing on a university campus like graduation day. The excitement and joy of this day is unparalleled for the campus community.   Full Story

  • Bobby Gruenewald to Speak at Commencement

    Bobby Gruenewald will serve as the Commencement Speaker for the Southern Nazarene University Commencement ceremonies. Southern Nazarene University will honor the graduating class of 2012 during Spring Commencement exercises at 10:00 a.m. for undergraduates and 2:00 p.m.   Full Story

  • SNU Commencement in Review

    Bethany, OKLA. (May 16, 2011) – Southern Nazarene University celebrated its 108th Commencement Saturday, May 14, with approximately 405 graduates. “This past weekend was a time of celebration and decision for the students who departed our campus with their graduation, amidst the ceremonies of Commencement exercises, Ivy Ring, Capping and Pinning, stole presentation and other activities related to the event,”said Loren Gresham, Ph.D., President of Southern Nazarene University.   Full Story

  • SNU's May 2011 Commencement Ceremony

    Southern Nazarene University will honor the graduating “May 2011” class during Spring Commencement on Saturday, May 14, 2011 in the Sawyer Center, on the campus of SNU at Northwest 39th Expressway and Donald. Undergraduate (Traditional) ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m.; doors will open at 9:15 a.m. Professional & Graduate Studies ceremony begins at 2:00 p.m.   Full Story

  • Congressman James Lankford to Speak at SNU Commencement

      Southern Nazarene University will honor the graduating class of 2011 during Spring Commencement exercises at 10:00 a.m. for undergraduates and 2:00 p.m. for Professional and Graduate Studies on Saturday, May 14, 2011 in the Sawyer Center, located on the campus of Southern Nazarene University on Northwest 39th Expressway and Donald.   Full Story



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Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read More