Guest Information | August Commencement
Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021
9 a.m. | Marsh East Lawn
Forest Grove Campus
2043 College Way, Forest Grove
Tickets are required for August 2021 Commencement. Tickets are free, but required, for all guests at August Commencement. Guest attendance is contingent on expected updates to local COVID-19 regulations. Get Tickets
COVID-19 protocols. All attendees ages 12 and older are strongly encouraged to obtain COVID-19 vaccines, and any attendee who is not vaccinated is encouraged to wear a face mask. Please do not attend if you are feeling ill.
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