Graduation Banquet 2018

Graduation Banquet 2019! Thursday, May 16th, 2019.
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We're having another party!Graduation Banquet 2018

Thursday, May 10, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Kingsmen Park
Thousand Oaks Campus (Map

You've put in so much hard work, and now it's time to celebrate your accomplishments. Make your graduation that much more special by attending this school-wide celebration on May 10th, 2018. There will be great food, magic, music, dancing, photo booths, games and more. Bring your friends and family because this will be a community celebration to remember. 

Student Ticket Pricing:

All inclusive: Buffet dinner, giveaways, and entertainment and raffle prizes.

$25 - Cal Lutheran students
$35 - 1 Guest
$65 - 2 Guests
$90 - 3 Guests
$115 - 4 Guest


Each additional guest beyond 4 are $25 each. Contact Susan Wood if ordering more than 4 tickets at or 805-493-3091.



6:00 pm: Checkin and entertainment
6:30 pm: Welcome and student recognition
7:15 pm: Dinner and entertainment
7:45 pm: Student speakers and closing
8:00 pm: Dessert, raffle and entertainment
9:00 pm: Conclude


Master of Ceremonies: Darrin Peschka, Master of Public Policy and Administration '18
President's Welcome: Dr. Chris Kimball, President, California Lutheran University
Dean's Welcome: Dr. Gerhard Apfelthaler, Dean, School of Management
Undergraduate Student Speaker: Anna Liljas, BS, Business Administration '18 and BA, Music '18
Graduate Student Speaker: John Maier, Executive MBA '18

Watch a few videos from our 2017 Banquet.

Watch a quick video from our 2016 Banquet.


This banquet is a separate event from the commencement ceremony. Please go here for instructions on how to apply for graduation, request tickets for commencement and ordering of your cap and gown.