Interested in being the Spring 2021 Student Commencement Speaker? Apply below!
Applications are due by Wednesday, July 14th!
Candidates must attach a résumé
Candidates must submit a draft of their speech
Candidates will be judged on academic achievement, campus and community involvement, and speech content.
Applications will be reviewed by a subset of the Office of Student Affairs and Commencement Committee.
Two student speakers will be selected (one graduate and one undergraduate student) to represent graduates.
Student speakers will meet with a staff member prior to commencement for practice and “coaching.”
Student speakers will be required to meet on campus and record their speech prior to the ceremony airing.
Applications MUST be complete in order to be considered.