Monday, June 2, 2014
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1111 SW Broadway
Portland, Ore. 97205
IMPORTANT GRADUATION INFORMATION
The OHSU School of Nursing has created a Graduation Checklist for 2014 graduates to refer to during the months preceding Commencement. This checklist outlines the items students will need to complete, including the application for degree, commencement RSVP, ordering your cap & gown, dates for class photos, etc. Graduates are strongly encouraged to review this document to ensure all appropriate steps have been taken and all necessary paperwork has been submitted.
The 2014 checklist will be available in January 2014
Application for Degree
Students must submit an Application for Degree to receive their diploma. This form should be completed and returned to the OHSU Registrar no later than March 21, 2014 for Spring graduates.
Graduating Term Application for Degree Due
Fall 2013 September 20, 2013
Winter 2014 December 20, 2013
Spring 2014 March 21, 2014
Summer 2014 (Accelerated BS) April 11, 2014
Summer 2014 (except Accelerated BS students) June 20, 2014
2014 Commencement RSVPIn order to help with our planning process we will ask that all students eligible to participate in Commencement please submit an RSVP. We will begin accepting RSVPs in January which will be due in March 2014. Watch your OHSU email for information about how to RSVP for the ceremony.
Graduation announcements are available for purchase through Royal-T Papers at www.royaltpapers.com. Personalized OHSU Graduation Announcements may be purchased separately or in conjunction with cap/gown/announcement packages.
Graduates may begin ordering announcements in January 2014.
Regalia is required of all student graduates and participating faculty at the OHSU School of Nursing Commencement ceremony. Students participating in the 2014 Portland Commencement ceremony need to order their rental regalia online; Royal T Papers will begin accepting online orders in January 2014.
Doctoral students who are interested in purchasing regalia can see pricing options on this website.
Undergraduate students have the option to order a nursing pin which will be "pinned" by a faculty representative at the Commencement ceremony.
Prices for our 2014 pins will be set in December 2013.
The OHSU School of Nursing will be holding the annual Graduation Fair in May 2014 at the SON in Portland. Graduates should make all efforts to attend and pick up their regalia, nursing pins, diploma frames, and sit for the class photo. Distance education students can make alternative arrangements to pick up regalia by contacting the Commencement Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Graduation can be a stressful time for many students which may generate a variety of questions. To help alleviate any undue stress, we have created a FAQs page to help answer many of the common questions encountered during the months leading up to the Commencement ceremony.
If you have any additional questions relating to graduation or graduation activities please e-mail Liz Shatzer at email@example.com
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