Directory of Offices

Home > Administration > Administrative Offices >
Commencement: Student Speakers 

Speakers are selected by vote open to all seniors eligible to graduate by May 2016.

Seniors interested in giving the undergraduate speech at Commencement should send the text of their speech, which should be no longer than three minutes, to by Monday, April 4, 5:00 pm. The finalists will be contacted to give their speech during The Junior/Senior Celebration during Senior Week; more info to come. All seniors in attendance for the speeches will be able to vote to select the undergraduate speaker.

Senior Send Off: THE event for all graduating seniors

General Information
Commencement Overview
January Grads
Weekend Activity Schedule

Academic Requirements
Graduation Application
Final Examinations/Theses
Transfer Credit Deadlines
Deadline for Incompletes
Failing Last Semester Course
Conferral of Degree
Honors and Awards

Financial Requirements
Mandatory Exit Loan Counseling

Preparing to Leave
Senior Survey
Expiration of Computing Accounts
Library Deadlines
Health Insurance after Degree Completion

Preparing for the Commencement Ceremony
Academic Regalia
Student Speakers
Walking Cards

You and Your Guests
Weekend Meal Service
Seating Information
What to Wear
Accessability Needs
Safety & Transportation
Lost and Found
Photographing Commencement
Commencement DVD
Private Parties on Campus
Family and Friends Invitation

Contact Information

College Events
Sage Hall 125
P: 510.430.2145

Last Updated: 3/11/16