School of Nursing

Graduation and Completion

Nursing School graduates in hats and gowns

Graduation is an exciting time in your educational career.  Plan ahead to avoid missing any deadlines or requirements. Depending on your OHSU School of Nursing campus, graduation ceremonies will vary. Please check your specific campus page to ensure you are receiving the most accurate information for you.

Campus-based graduation information

OHSU SoN Convocation Pinning & Awards Ceremony:  Friday, June 12, 2020 - Music Recital Hall, Southern Oregon University Campus Time: 1:00pm

SOU Commencement: Saturday, June 13, 2020 9:00am - Raider Stadium - Southern Oregon University Campus

Sigma Theta Tau Induction: June 11, 2020 3:00pm
Rogue River Room, Stevenson Union, 
Southern Oregon University
Ashland, Oregon

Ashland Graduation Memo 2020

Go to Ashland campus graduation page
For more information on graduation activities, contact Delcy Tibbetts at 541 552-8480 or e-mail, tibbettd@ohsu.edu.

OHSU Convocation: Thursday, June 11, 2020
Sigma Theta Tau: TBD
OIT Commencement: Saturday, June
13, 2020
Oregon Institute of Technology
Klamath Falls, Ore

Go to Klamath Falls campus graduation page
For more information on graduation activities, contact Tanya Chard at 541 885-1665 or e-mail, chardt@ohsu.edu.

Convocation Rehearsal- Tuesday, June 2nd - 4:00pm

McKenzie Theatre - Eastern Oregon University campus
 

Sigma Induction CeremonyThursday, June 11, 2020 - 4:00 p.m.

Loso Hall Foyer - Eastern Oregon University campus

Inductee Arrival time:  3:45 p.m.
This is an event to honor the students who are being inducted into Sigma International (the Nursing Honor Society).  Family members and friends are invited to this ceremony

Class PictureFriday, June 12, 2020 - 9:30 a.m

Meet on the steps of Loso Hall - Eastern Oregon University campus

Graduating Student Arrival time: 9:15 a.m.

39th Annual Convocation and Awards Ceremony Friday, June 12, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. 

McKenzie Theatre - Eastern Oregon University campus

Academic achievements of students, recipients of particular awards and nursing pins are presented during this event.  The dress worn by students and faculty is semi-formal/business attire.  A reception, hosted by the OHSU School of Nursing faculty and staff, will follow the convocation.  Your family and friends are cordially invited to attend this special celebration. 

Rehearsal for Commencement - Friday, June 12, 2020 

Gilbert Center - Eastern Oregon University campus

Commencement - Saturday, June 13, 2020  - 10:00am

Community Stadium - Eastern Oregon University campus

Graduating Student Check in time: 8:00am

OHSU School of Nursing graduates are cordially invited to participate in this graduation ceremony.  The dress worn by faculty and graduates during this ceremony is the typical academic gown and cap. 

Go to La Grande campus graduation page
For more information on graduation activities, contact Lory Graham at 541 962-3803 or e-mail, grahaml@ohsu.edu.

OHSU SON Pinning & Convocation
Friday, June 12, 2020

2:00 pm
Rice Auditorium
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR

WOU Commencement
Sat, June 13, 2020
10:30am
McArthur Stadium
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR

For more information or questions, contact Eric Vecchi, 503-838-8179 or email vecchie@ohsu.edu

Go to Monmouth Graduation page
For more information or questions, contact Eric Vecchi, 503-838-8179 or email vecchie@ohsu.edu

The regalia distribution is:
Thursday, May 28 (Noon to 6:00 p.m.)
Friday, May 29 (8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.)
at the Student Center.
 

OHSU Convocation and all Hooding / Pinning Ceremonies are on:
Sunday June 7, 2020
Oregon Convention Center – 1pm convocation
Oregon Ballroom – 3pm hooding & pinning

OHSU School of Nursing RNBS students from around the state are invited to participate in graduation at any one of our OHSU undergraduate campus locations. Please see list of options below. All questions can be sent to sn-affrs@ohsu.edu

Ceremony Locations in Oregon:

Ashland 

(limited to 5 RN-BS participants)
Graduation date: Friday, June 12, 2020 - Music Recital Hall, Southern Oregon University Campus
To RSVP and for more information about participating at Ashland, contact:
Delcy Tibbetts at tibbettd@ohsu.edu 

Deadline to RSVP for RNBS is by April 24, 2020
 

Klamath Falls

Graduation date. Thursday June 11th, 2020
To RSVP and for more information about participating at Klamath Falls, contact:
Tanya Chard at chardt@ohsu.edu

Deadline to RSVP for RNBS is by April 24, 2020
 

La Grande 

Graduation date: Friday, June 12, 2020 - 10:00 a.m. 
For more information about participating at La Grande, contact:
Lory Graham at grahaml@ohsu.edu

Deadline to RSVP for RNBS is by April 24, 2020
 

Monmouth

Graduation date. Friday June 12, 2020
For more information about participating at Monmouth, contact:
Eric Vecchi at vecchie@ohsu.edu

Deadline to RSVP for RNBS is by April 24, 2020
 

Portland 

Graduation date: Sunday June 7, 2020
Oregon Convention Center. Portland, Oregon.
Oregon Convention Center – 1pm convocation
Oregon Ballroom – 3pm hooding & pinning

For more information about participating in the Portland ceremony, contact:
Trina Ramirez at ramirezt@ohsu.edu 

Deadline to RSVP is April 24, 2020

#ohsuSONgrad

Use hashtag #ohsuSONgrad leading up to and on graduation day to show us photos of your preparation leading up to graduation and your smiles after graduation. Or send out a tweet to tell us what you are looking forward to after graduation. Congratulations, grads!

student and faculty in graduation robes