123rd annual Commencement celebration at 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.

Events at Marylhurst University

View upcoming music, art, literature and cultural events happening at or hosted by Marylhurst University, including Summer on the Green, annual Reading Series and art exhibitions at The Art Gym.

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.

Alumni section of the Marylhurst University website

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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.

Jacquelyn Grandy, Class of 2016, Marylhurst University

Marylhurst alumni Jacquelyn Grandy and Jessica Zisa will start Ph.D. programs in fall 2017, complete with “full ride” graduate assistantship positions. [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.

  JUNE 22, 23 & 24 | Commencement 2017
It’s here! Our annual commencement — three days of presentations, ceremonies and celebrations. All are welcome; find the full schedule of activities here.

  JUNE 27 | Hospitality Management Info Session | 6:30 p.m.
Learn about Marylhurst’s in-depth bachelor’s degree program in Hospitality Management, featuring career skills in restaurant management, hotel management, membership clubs and resorts and destination travel. Scholarships available.

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