Interested in being the 2020 Student Commencement Speaker? Apply below!
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.