Student Commencement Speaker Application

Dear Applicant:

Thank you for your interest in becoming a student speaker for the Spring 2023 commencement ceremony. The person selected will represent the graduating students of the Class of 2023 and will play a very important role in the Commencement Ceremony.

The following section describes the criteria and process to be used for selecting the speaker. 

I.            Eligibility
You must be a candidate for graduation (fall 2022, spring 2023 or summer 2023). Students who must complete additional courses in fall 2023 to graduate are not eligible to audition.


II.            High Academic Achievement
You must demonstrate academic achievement: have a minimum 3.0 overall grade point average and be be in good academic standing and without disciplinary infractions.


III.            Public Communication Skills
You must demonstrate the potential to communicate to a large audience on a graduation-related theme in a meaningful, clear, and an expressive manner.


IV.            University/Community Service
You must have a record of meaningful University and/or community service.



Please submit this form along with your Biography and Speech (details below) by Friday, 10 April 2023. You must complete this form in one sitting. Your Biography and Speech should be uploaded as a .DOC or .PDF file. If you have any questions, please email Sinta McGee ( Thank you. 

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Name *
First and last name
Email *
Phone number *
Major *
Academic Honors or Awards at CSUF *
Campus and/or Community Service *

Please describe the qualities or experiences which you believe make you qualified to represent your fellow graduates as the Student Speaker at Commencement. 


Please submit a 150 word brief biography. 


Please submit a 500 word speech.

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