Palmer Theological Seminary Graduates of 2020:  We give thanks and praise God for your successful completion of your studies!

This is not the week we were all expecting, and we hope that someday soon we will be able to celebrate with you in-person.  In the meantime, we wanted to reach out and acknowledge your faithfulness in all of the hard work and sacrifice that God used to lead you to this moment, and share with you several things, found below!


Celebration Gifts and Updates

We would like to send you gift to thank you for that faithfulness and your contributions to the Palmer Theological Seminary community! To ensure its delivery please fill out this Google Form by May 13th to confirm your current mailing address. We will also use this information to keep in touch as we plan for your In-person Commencement Ceremony.


Herff Jones, the provider of your regalia, is offering to mail your cap and gown and hood for Masters for FREE if you order now or before June 10th.  Please check your EU email for information from the Registrar of how you can get your FREE regalia.

  • International Students or if your current address is not a U.S. shipping address, please email Lori Bristol ( for additional instructions to ensure free shipping.
  • Doctoral Students, please contact Chris Urban ( directly to order your regalia.
Virtual Senior Chapel, May 14, at 7 pm!

As per our recent communication with you, we hope that you will be able to join us for our virtual Senior Chapel on Thursday, May 14th, at 7:00 pm.  Please don’t forget to keep checking your emails for more details around that, and for a special message to come soon from Dean Bronkema, President Matthews, and faculty and staff of Palmer Seminary.

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. ”

- Jeremiah 29:11

On-Campus Commencement Details