Marylhurst Commencement Celebration

Commencement is the traditional graduation ceremony, and Marylhurst University holds its annual commencement in June. You are eligible and invited to participate if you were awarded a diploma during the previous fall or winter terms or have applied to graduate for spring or summer term.

2018 Commencement Ceremony

We’re pleased to announce that our 124th commencement ceremony will be held right here, on the Marylhurst campus!

Sunday, June 17, 2018
Marylhurst University campus

If you want to hear your name read as you walk across that stage, you’ve got to let us know you’re coming. Be sure you’re logged into My Marylhurst, and RSVP no later than June 1.

RSVP for Commencement

Schedule of Activities

Time Event Location
9:00 – 9:40 a.m. Check-in for Baccalaureate Mass BP John Admin – First Floor
10:00 a.m. Baccalaureate Mass St. Anne’s Chapel
11:00 a.m. Hosted Lunch & Reception (one hour) Clark Commons
12:15 p.m. Students Check-in BP John Admin – First Floor
1:30 p.m. Commencement Ceremony (2.5 hours)

  • Graduate students hooded on stage
  • Honors recognition
Lajos Balogh Performance Shell
4:00 p.m. Commencement Ends

Directions & Map

Your guests can find us — and find their way around campus — with our Marylhurst Campus Map.

Got Commencement Related Questions?

We’ve answered commonly asked questions about applying to graduate at Marylhurst, what’s listed on your diploma, what’s the difference between graduation and commencement, who is eligible to walk at commencement and more.

// View our Frequently Asked Questions about Graduation and Commencement

Commencement Photos

Photographs from our commencement ceremonies are shared online, free of charge. It’s our graduation gift to you and your family. They’ll be uploaded to the Marylhurst Flickr account a few days after commencement.

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