Events

Vanguard Giving Day

Join us November 10 for our second annual Vanguard Giving Day as we rally our pride for one purpose: to ensure generations of students will have access to the transformative educational experience for which Vanguard is known. For one day, we’re asking every Lion to support the Vanguard program closest to your heart. 

A Very Vanguard Christmas

Join us as we kick-off the Christmas season with a family-friendly Christmas program and tree lighting featuring Vanguard University music ensembles, holiday treats and photo vignettes. Programs begins at 6:30 pm on Heath Lawn, bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the performance!

Learn & Lead: Christmas Stories with Dr. Jerry Camery-Hoggatt ’75

Get in the Christmas spirit with a very special Learn & Lead featuring beloved professor emeritus and alumnus Dr. Jerry Camery-Hoggatt ’75! Dr. Camery-Hoggatt will share the season with a beloved Christmas story. Grab some hot cocoa and join us December 16 on Zoom!

Free

Farewell to the Pit Season: Upper Deck

VU v. Life Pacific University Registration includes:  Complimentary tickets to Women’s & Men’s basketball games (tip off 5:30 and 7:30 respectively).Alumni Reception in the upper deck at 7:00 with refreshments and […]

Farewell to the Pit Season: Upper Deck

VU v. San Diego Christian College Registration includes:  Complimentary tickets to Women’s & Men’s basketball games (tip off 5:30 and 7:30 respectively)Alumni Reception in the upper deck at 7:00 with […]

Learn and Lead: Leading on in 2022

Looking for tips on how to lead well?  As we enter a new year, join us to hear from best-selling authors, speakers, and innovators, Dr. Chip Espinoza and Dr. Mick […]

Larson Lectureship Featuring Pastor Rick Warren

Join us on March 10, 2022 as we engage with innovative pastor, renowned author and global influencer, Dr. Rick Warren. The evening will focus on Rick’s approach to Christ-centered leadership rooted in his experience as an advisor to leaders in the public, private and faith sectors on leadership development, poverty, health, education and faith in culture.

Revive: Community Worship Night

Join us for our monthly Community Worship Nights as we seek and praise God together. As a community, we feel called to invite our students, faculty, staff, alumni, supporters and friends for a special time of worship.

Learn & Lead: Athletics & Kinesiology

Fear the ROAR!  Join a special Learn & Lead on March 17 to meet our current coaches and student-athletes, hear from our Kinesiology department, and get an inside look at […]

Landmark Celebration

You’re invited to join Vanguard University as we dedicate our brand-new Vanguard Corner, celebrate raising $544,000 through the Landmark Campaign to help fund it and praise God for His continued blessings upon Vanguard. 

Revive: Community Worship Night

Join us for our monthly Community Worship Nights as we seek and praise God together. As a community, we feel called to invite our students, faculty, staff, alumni, supporters and friends for a special time of worship.

Farewell to the Pit

As we prepare for construction of the Freed Center—a brand-new dynamic athletics and learning facility—, we’ll be honoring the legacy of our current gym and home to VU Athletics since 1962: The Pit. Join us for for the culmination of our farewell season with a special event on-campus on April 29.