Marylhurst University in Portland, Oregon.

Welcome to Marylhurst University

A premier, not-for-profit, professionally focused liberal arts and business university located in Portland, Oregon – Marylhurst offers bachelor’s degree completion programs, exceptional master’s degrees, courses, continuing education and impressive arts, music and cultural events. Discover what this small, private NW university called Marylhurst can do for you.

Summer on the Green Concerts

Our premier, outdoor summer concert series is here!  Check out who’s lined up to take the stage this summer. Oh, and concerts are free. Check out the full series and all of our upcoming music, art and cultural events at Marylhurst. View the Events Calendar.

Current Students section of Marylhurst University

Marylhurst’s online resources for current students, like class registration, student accounts , advising and career services and My Marylhurst. Visit the Current Students section.

Alumni section of the Marylhurst University website

Upcoming events, networks and career services, how to stay connected with Marylhurst, and how to access your transcripts and school records. Learn more about alumni events and how to stay connected.

Student at Marylhurst University

Learn ways you can support Marylhurst students and inspire the next generation of Marylhurst graduates. View all the support options.

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marylhurst university campus

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Melody Rose - President - Marylhurst University“Since 1893, Marylhurst University has been dedicated to providing the northwest region academic excellence in a supportive, educational environment focused on student success. As Marylhurst’s president, I am honored to continue the legacy and heritage of this incredible place. If you are considering Marylhurst as your academic home, I want to personally welcome you to our beautiful campus and look forward to partnering with you to achieve your educational goals.” ~ Dr. Melody Rose, President

Marylhurst always has a lot going on like faculty presenting on interesting topics, students doing great things in our community or our music ensembles winning awards. Check out our news and features about Marylhurst University’s students, faculty and extended community.  Visit our full News and Features section.

Mary Thompson, English student, Marylhurst University

Marylhurst English student Mary Thompson was the commencement speaker for the 2017 graduating class of Humanity in Perspective. [Read More… ]

Marylhurst is a community hub of cultural, literary, art and music events offered on our campus – like our Summer on the Green outdoor concerts or our annual Reading Series. View all upcoming events at Marylhurst, and add our next concert, art show, reading lecture or opera to your calendar.

  JULY 26 | Total Solar Eclipse: Brown Bag Talk | 12:00 p.m.
Join Dr. Jan Dabrowski for a fun and fascinating talk on the upcoming total solar eclipse in August. If you can’t go to where totality is happening, there are still ways (eye-safe ways) to experience the partial eclipse from where you are.

  JULY 28 | Son de Cuba | 7:00 p.m. 
A quartet of musicians from Cuba, Chile, Mexico and the United States perform salsa, timba, son, merengue, cumbia, Latin jazz and more. Alumni Pre-Party at 5:30 p.m. with salsa dancing, Cuban bites and tasty drinks.

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