Get Started

Get Started at Marylhurst

Congratulations on getting admitted, and welcome to Marylhurst! You are joining an incredible community of students, faculty and staff all dedicated to a collaborative, engaging learning environment. We want to help you have a smooth first term with us and get you going on being a student. There are just a few steps to take to get started.

  Student Welcome Day 2017

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 | 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Join us on campus for Welcome Day!

admissions-staff-nutty-the-squirrel-marylhurstAll new and returning students participate in our “new student orientation.” This day provides you with a great overview of our university, what you need to know as a student here and how to maximize your time to degree.

In a nutshell, this day is about making sure your time here is successful!  We call this Welcome Day at Marylhurst.

Bring your family, too!

NEW STUDENTS:
8:30am…..Check in and Networking
9:00am…..Welcome & Opening Session
9:45am…..Breakout Sessions
12:00pm…Lunch – Hosted BBQ
1:30pm…..Resource Fair, Campus Tours, Services Open

RETURNING STUDENTS:
11:00am…..Take care of business (Student Services open)
12:00pm…..Lunch – Hosted BBQ
1:30pm…..Resource Fair, Campus Tours, Services Open

RSVP TODAY

Steps to Get Started at Marylhurst

STEP ONE
Activate your Marylhurst One Account

The Marylhurst One account provides access to many online systems at Marylhurst. Use your @marylhurst email address and the password you set here to login to your Marylhurst Google Apps and email, campus computers and other systems.

Go to the Marylhurst One Account now

STEP TWO
Finish Any Remaining Financial Aid Requirements

In addition to submitting your FAFSA, verification worksheet, and federal tax return transcript, you must also complete the “MU Financial Aid Form.” You can access this form by logging into my.marylhurst.edu using your Marylhurst One Account. Once there, go to the“Registration and Finance” tab and then click on the “FinAidOnline” link. If you haven’t started your financial aid application yet, then follow these financial aid application instructions.

Go to “FinAidOnline” in My Marylhurst now

STEP THREE
Connect with Academic Advising

Before you register for your first class, we want you to connect with academic advising so you have a clear plan for your first term (and all the rest of your terms) with us. To get started with advising, contact your admissions counselor or reach out to the main Office of Admissions (if you’re not sure who your admissions counselor is).

Contact Information
503.699.6268
admissions@marylhurst.edu

STEP FOUR
Register for your Classes

Registering for courses is done through the My Marylhurst portal. You can login using your Marylhurst One Account (which you activated in Step One). Make sure to also get an overview of registering, adding, dropping courses at Marylhurst just so you know the logistics of managing your courses.

Go to My Marylhurst to register for class

STEP FIVE
Purchase your Textbooks

If your course requires a textbook (or two), it’s best to purchase your books as soon as possible so you’re ready to start on day one. To purchase your textbooks or to see what books are required for your courses, go to our virtual bookstore. It offers new, used and ebooks (if available). Many books have guaranteed buyback amounts listed. Textbooks — and book vouchers — are available five weeks before the term starts.

Go to the Virtual Bookstore now

STEP SIX
Get your Student ID Card

Your student ID card can be obtained with a valid form of photo identification, such as a driver’s license. You will need your ID card to access Shoen Library services. To get your ID card, go to the ITS Help Desk in Shoen Library. If staff are not available to assist you, call the ITS Help Desk at 503-699-6318 to request a card between 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Monday through Thursday, and between 9:00 am – 6:00 pm on Friday. Students taking classes online should also contact the ITS Help Desk.

Frequently Used Resources

For all of our Marylhurst students, there are good resources to be aware of as you pursue your education. We’ve listed them here. Before you start your first class, take a moment to check these out.

  Student Handbook

This handbook is your guide to your rights and expectations as a Marylhurst student. Everything from academic policies to who you should contact if you need services are included in the Student Handbook.

View the Student Handbook

  Degree Pathways and Schedule of Classes

Planning your classes over the course of your degree program is key to completing on time and financially sound. Beyond academic advising, we offer resources to help you plan, like the annual schedule of classes, academic calendar, catalog and clear pathways to degrees.

Check out our Plan & Registering for Classes section.

  Current Students Section

As you continue your education with us, your online home for student resources, schedule of classes, how to pay for classes, student services, academic departments, clubs and other student-related information lives in our “Current Students” section.

Get familiar with our Current Students section.

 Funding Your Education

Being smart with funding your education is just as important as doing well academically. Maintaining your financial aid, considering outside scholarships, signing up for our SALT (free financial resource program) or setting up a tuition payment plan are all ways to manage the cost of your education.

Learn about Funding Your Education

Accessing Student Services
(like accommodations for a disability)

marylhurst campus circle iconFrom disability services to veteran services, Marylhurst offers support to you as you pursue your education with us. If you need to request a service or want to learn more about what services are available to you, please review the Student Services portion of this website. It’s best to connect with us as soon as possible if you do need an accommodation or service so we can work with you to best meet your needs.

Meet Ryan Clark – Registrar & Director of Enrollment Services

admissions-staff-ryan-clark-marylhurstPursuing your education is a major endeavor, and I’m here to help. Marylhurst offers so many wonderful services to support you when you need it. We want you to succeed, and we’re on your team. 

Contact Information
503.534.7041
BP John Admin
rclark@marylhurst.edu

Connect with our Marylhurst Community

Taking and participating in classes  is a major part of completing your degree program, but so is getting involved in our community. Whether you are an online student or an on-campus student,  you are ALL encouraged to be part of the Marylhurst community. Students who join our various campus networks, stay up-to-date on campus news and enjoy our campus events have a more enriching and positive experience (at least that’s what they tell us).