2019–20 Academic Year

Order Graduation Invitations through Print & Mail Services. Sets of 25 announcements and envelopes are $29.95. Please use the order form on the Eagle Website.

Baccalaureate Chapel

Friday, May 1st, 2020, 10:40am – 11:40am, Butterfield Chapel.

Students wear their robes and march in to the Chapel. They will be seated in a special reserved section in the front rows. Guests are welcome.

New Alumni Brunch

Friday, May 8th, 2020, 10:30am, Secrest Plaza.

All graduates are invited to this Alumni sponsored event. Don't miss your graduation gift!
Please RSVP here.

Graduate Reception

On campus at Northwest University, Friday, May 8th, 2020, 7:00pm – 9:00pm.

Graduates and their families are invited to meet with faculty in the following locations from 7:00pm – 8:00pm.

  • College of Arts and Sciences – Argue 231, 233
  • College of Business – Dickey Plaza
  • College of Education – Hurst Library
  • College of Ministry – Argue Fireside Lobby
  • School of Nursing Pinning Ceremony – Butterfield Chapel
  • College of Social and Behavioral Sciences – Pecota Lounge
  • College of Adult and Professional Studies – Davis Foyer
  • ALL CAMPUS RECEPTION – HJ Secrist Plaza at 8:00pm

Everyone gathers at the HJ Secrist Plaza for refreshments at 8:00pm. President Castleberry will give a brief congratulatory greeting.


Saturday, May 9th, 2020, 10:00am.

Overlake Christian Church
9900 Willows Road NE
Redmond, WA 98052

Students and Faculty arrive at Overlake by 9:00am. Doors to the auditorium open at 8:30am.

Guests, please plan on arriving early. Overlake Christian Church is a large facility, the auditorium is towards the back of the facility. We clear the entrance hallway at 9:45am to allow graduates to line-up for the ceremony.

The service lasts approximately 2 hours.

Drop off area: Use Valet parking area on both sides of the building for ADA access. This is a drop off area only, please park you vehicle in the back parking lot.

Handicap seating areas are reserved by the Provost's Office, please talk to an usher at the information desk. For other accommodations, please call the Provost's Office: 425-889-5237.