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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

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Graduation Application Deadline

Monday, September 25, 2017
Deadline to Update Primary Name
which will be printed on your diploma

Sunday, October 1, 2017
Commencement RSVP Update Deadline

Monday, November 13 2017
Commencement Guest Tickets Available Online

Important Deadlines

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Graduation Application Deadline

Monday, September 25, 2017
Deadline to Update Primary Name
which will be printed on your diploma

Sunday, October 1, 2017
Commencement RSVP Update Deadline

Monday, November 13, 2017
Commencement Guest Tickets Available Online