• 2015 Commencement Weekend

  • Senior Commencement Speaker Application

    Fill out the commencement speaker application by clicking below.

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    Application is due April 16, 2015.


    The qualifications for commencement speaker are as follows:

    • Hamline University undergraduate student who will graduate in the academic year
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher
    • Good disciplinary standing
    • exemplify leadership, scholarship, and service during their time at Hamline

    What do I need to do?

    Qualified and interested students must nominate themselves by completing the online application. The application requires you to complete two essay questions: (provide a 300-500 word synopsis or overview of your speech)

    Selection committee will meet on April 14, 2014 to narrow down candidates. Tryouts for finalists will take place April 23, 2015. 

    Questions? Contact the Dean of Student's Office at 651-523-2421 or an-studentaffairs@hamline.edu.