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Commencement Student Speaker

Commencement Student Speaker

Would You Like to Address Your Fellow Graduates?

Become a Commencement Student Speaker

Selected speakers will receive:

  • EXTRA ceremony tickets
  • Recognition in the program
  • DVD of their ceremony

You must submit the following:

  • Student speaker application
  • Resume
  • Draft copy of proposed 3-5 minute speech
  • Video of your speech delivery

Candidates will be judged on:

  • Academic achievement
  • Campus and community involvement
  • Speech content

Ready to apply?

    Once you have RSVP’d to participate in your ceremony, you can apply to be a Student Speaker by going to eLearning and selecting ‘Student Commencement Speaker Application’ under ‘My Organizations’.

Deadlines to Apply:

Commencement Term Application Deadline
Fall 2017 October 27, 2017
Spring 2018 March 23, 2018

Important Deadlines

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Graduation Application Deadline

Friday, February 23, 2018
Deadline to Update Primary Name
which will be printed on your diploma

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Commencement RSVP Update Deadline

Monday, April 16, 2018
Commencement Guest Tickets Available Online

Important Deadlines

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Graduation Application Deadline

Friday, February 23, 2018
Deadline to Update Primary Name
which will be printed on your diploma

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Commencement RSVP Update Deadline

Monday, April 16, 2018
Commencement Guest Tickets Available Online