Great stories start with intentional beginnings.

That’s why we put so much emphasis on starting your Portland Seminary masters program by casting a vision, building community connections, and thoughtfully preparing you to begin your journey with us. It all starts at the online WaterFront orientation.

All new masters-level and certificate students are required to attend this two-day online event, which will leave you equipped and excited to begin. At WaterFront, you will:

The upcoming online WaterFront Orientation event will be held Aug. 21-22, 2024.

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What Will I Experience at WaterFront?

WaterFront provides you a chance to virtually meet the peers in your cohort, learn more about the structure of your program, engage with faculty, and explore some of the academic and spiritual resources that will be available to you throughout your program of study.

Is There a Cost?

WaterFront is a required online orientation for all of our masters-level new students, so there is no additional academic fee.

If I still have questions, who do I ask?

Mollie Henkelman

Mollie Henkelman

Student and Community Success Coordinator, Masters Programs