Adult Degree Programs

George Fox Connect is excited to announce that Spring Commencement will be on Saturday, April 30, outside at Stoffer Family Stadium at 10 a.m. on our Newberg campus. 

10 a.m. Commencement Ceremony for Cultural Enterprise & George Fox Connect students

Majors: Elementary Education, English, History, International Studies, Music, Music Education, Politics, Spanish, Theatre, Theology, Healthcare Administration, Management & Organizational Leadership, Project Management, Psychology & Mental Health Studies, Social & Behavioral Studies

Watch the Commencement Ceremonies Live Online: 

Livestream Video

Please Note the Following Details:

  • See Graduation Information Brochure for important details.
  • 10 commencement tickets will be distributed to each graduate when they pick up their cap and gown.

  • Check-in for graduates will begin one hour before the ceremony begins.

  • The stadium will open to guests one hour prior to the ceremony. 

  • We expect each ceremony to last between one to one and a half hours.

  • Professional photos will be taken of all graduates.

  • Following the ceremony, a reception will take place on the quad where grads and their guests can visit with faculty and take photos.

Guest Services

Guests with Disabilities

Accessible seating is available for guests with disabilities and one companion. This seating area is designated for individuals using wheelchairs and guests with mobility issues. To place a reservation, please contact Laurie Fair at

Interpreting & Assisted Hearing Services

We will offer Spanish and American Sign Language interpreting services, as well as assisted hearing devices. To reserve any of these devices, please email or call 503-554-2140 or 800-765-4369, ext. 2140, by April 25.

Bookstore & Dining Options

On Saturday, April 30th, the university's bookstore, The Bruin Store, will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Bridge Cafe in Canyon Commons will be open from 9 a.m. to noon and the dining hall in Canyon Commons will be serving brunch from 9 a.m. to noon as well.

Download a campus map.