Music composition student Ian Guthrie won first place in the Oregon Music Teacher Association's Young Artist Piano Competition in November 2013.
The Department of Music offers three degrees:
During late July the Department of Music offers a three-day Marylhurst Summer Choir Camp open to student singers from high school through community college who are interested in a small and large choir ensemble experience.
Marylhurst University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. The Marylhurst Department of Music is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and is a member of the American Music Therapy Association.