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Student Address Auditions


Auditions are open to ALL students approved to participate in the April Commencement Ceremonies. One graduating student will be selected to give the Student Address at each ceremony. 

What is the committee looking for when selecting someone to give the Commencement Address? Click here for recommendations for use in preparing your audition.

Auditions must be submitted via videotape by Friday, February 26, 2016. The tapes will be reviewed by a committee and finalist will be invited to a live audition.

How to Prepare and Submit Your Video
Submit your video audition in one of the following formats: 

-Audio Visual Interleave (.avi)
          -Windows Media formats (.asf, .wma, .wmv, .wm)
          -MP4 Video file (.mp4, .m4v, .mp4v, .3g2, .3gp2, .3gp, .3gpp)
          -QuickTime Movie file (.mov)
          -MPEG-2 TS Video file (.m2ts)

Please Note:  IMovie files are NOT acceptable.

Include the following as an intro on your video (This does not count toward your 3-5 minute)
          -ID Number
          -Program (Graduate, Traditional, or Online and Professional Studies)

 Click Here to submit your video audition.