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: June 14, 2019
SOU Commencement: June 15, 2019

Sigma Theta Tau Induction: June 13, 4:00pm
Meese room 305, Hannon Library
Southern Oregon University
Ashland, Oregon

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 13, 2019
Sigma Theta Tau: Friday, June 14, 2019
OIT Commencement: Saturday, June 15, 2019
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.

Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony: Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 4:00 p.m.
Loso Hall Foyer - Eastern Oregon University campus

this is an event to honor nursing students who are being inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International honor society. Family and friends are invited to this ceremony.

37th Annual Convocation and Awards Ceremony: Friday, June 14, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. 
McKenzie Theater - 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 invites to attend this special celebration. 

Commencement: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 2:00 pm
Quinn Coliseum - Eastern Oregon University campus

All 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 14, 2019, 2:00pm 
Rice Auditorium
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, Oregon

WOU Commencement: Saturday., June 15, 2019, 10:30am
McArthur Stadium
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, Oregon
Link for guests

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

OHSU Convocation and SON Hooding & Pinning Ceremony:  Monday, June 3, 2019
Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR 
Yes, It is on a Monday.

Sunday, June 7, 2020
Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR

Yes, It is back on a Sunday.

Winter Completion Ceremony: Thursday, December 5, 2019
OHSU Auditorium on the Marquam Hill campus (across from MacHall)

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. June 14, 2019 

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 25, 2019
 

Klamath Falls

Graduation date. June 13, 2019

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 25, 2019
 

La Grande 

Graduation date. June 14, 2019

For more information about participating at La Grande, contact:

 Lory Graham at grahaml@ohsu.edu

Deadline to RSVP for RNBS is by April 25, 2019
 

Monmouth

Graduation date. June 14, 2019

For more information about participating at Monmouth, contact:

 Eric Vecchi at vecchie@ohsu.edu

Deadline to RSVP for RNBS is by April 25, 2019
 

Portland 

Graduation date. Monday, June 3, 2019 (Yes, Monday)

Oregon Convention Center. Portland, Oregon.

Students arrive at 12:15p. 

Convocation begins at 1pm. 

School of Nursing Ceremony begins at 3:30pm.

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

Deadline to RSVP is April 25, 2019

#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