Guest Information | August Commencement

Saturday, Aug. 13, 2022

9 a.m. | Marsh East Lawn
Forest Grove Campus
2043 College Way, Forest Grove

Tickets are required for August 2022 Commencement. Tickets are free, but required, for all guests at August Commencement. 

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COVID-19 protocols. All employees, students, visitors, and guests are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or obtain a negative COVID-19 test within 24 hours of arrival on campus or at the event. Participants who are up to date on all vaccines have received the maximum doses of vaccine and booster available, based on their age, at the time of registration. A list of acceptable tests may be found at

All guest seating is first-come, first-served for ticketed guests. Graduating students and participating faculty members will be seated in designated areas. Seating Information

Commencement is outdoors, rain or shine. Check the weather at the Forest Grove Campus. Weather Information

Pacific University and Forest Grove parks are completely smoke-free areas. Smoking and vaping of any kind is prohibited in Lincoln Park, Hanson Stadium, and on all campus property, including parking lots.

Pets are not allowed. Service animals are always welcome. 

Campus shuttles, accessible seating, and a captioned live stream of the ceremonies are available for guests. Please see accessibility information for additional details. Accessibility Information

Campus Public Safety and an emergency technician are on-site through Commencement. If you need immediate assistance, call 911 and/or hail and usher. If you have other safety concerns, call Campus Public Safety at 503-352-2230.

Learn more about services on and around campus on our guest information pages. Amenity Information

Contact Us

Jason Feiner | Assistant Director of Conference and Event Support Services
503-352-1556 |