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Commencement

Marylhurst's 2014 commencement ceremony will be held in the Portland Ballroom of the Oregon Convention Center. Located in a private corner of the center, the space is small enough to maintain an intimate environment while still offering enough seating for as many guests as you choose to invite. The convenient location offers ample on-site parking and easy access to MAX and bus lines.

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Master's Degree Hooding Ceremonies

Thursday and Friday, June 12 and 13, 2014
Time and venue vary by graduate department.
Schedule and details

Baccalaureate Service

Friday, June 13, 2014, 7 p.m.
Marylhurst University, St. Anne's Chapel
Meet at 6:40 p.m. outside Clark Commons
to be a part of the processional.

For master's and bachelor's candidates Marylhurst's baccalaureate is a Catholic Mass celebrated to give thanks for the achievements of the graduates, to ask God's blessing on their future and to honor the event of graduation.

All bachelor's and master's candidates are invited to attend. Graduates are encouraged to wear their caps and gowns. Family and friends are welcome, but please be aware that space is limited.

Graduation Celebration and Reception

Friday, June 13, 2014, 8 p.m.
Marylhurst University, Clark Commons

All graduates and their families and friends are invited to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, June 14, 2014, 10 a.m.
Oregon Convention Center, Portland Ballroom
777 NE MLK, Jr. Blvd.
Portland, OR

Graduates should arrive by 9 a.m. outside Room 141 (one floor below the Portland Ballroom). The ceremony will last about two hours. No tickets are needed. The ceremony is free and you may invite as many guests as you like. Be sure to bring your cap, gown and tassel. Beyond that, the less you bring to the ceremony the better. Have a friend or family member hold your purse or bag.

Balloons are not permitted inside the Oregon Convention Center. Please advise your guests not to bring balloons.

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