Welcome to Marylhurst University
An academic and cultural hub inspiring change in the NW and beyond since 1893
Marylhurst University announced in May 2018 that the university would close by the end of the year; the last classes were offered summer term 2018. This website is no longer actively maintained; the information presented here is for archival purposes.
Effective Dec. 3, 2018, transcript requests will be filled by our custodian institution, St. Martin’s University. For details, see: www.stmartin.edu/marylhurst
Marylhurst University Board of Trustees Votes to Close University by End of 2018
Students, faculty and staff to receive support throughout transition
After months of extensive analysis and thoughtful deliberation, the Marylhurst University Board of Trustees has voted that the University will stop all operations by the end of 2018. The 50-acre property will be returned to the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, who will make future plans for the property in alignment with their mission and values.