Student Speaker

The Spring Undergraduate Commencement Exercise (9 a.m. ceremony) will include an address to the graduating class by an undergraduate degree candidate.

Sign-up to audition by Friday, March 27, 2015. Email a copy of your printed speech to by Monday, March 30, 2015.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

4:30 p.m.

Art Auditorium

Eligibility: Students must be a candidate for spring or summer graduation (students who must complete additional courses in Fall 2015 to graduate are not eligible to audition. A minimum 3.0 overall GPA as of December 2014 is required.

Selection Criteria: A selection committee comprised of representatives from the administration, faculty, staff, students, and the alumni association will select the winning speech. Visit the Selection Criteria page for criteria used to select our speaker.

Please contact the Commencement Coordinator at, or by phone at 956-GRAD for more information.