Student Commencement Speaker

LEAD, MOTIVATE, INSPIRE!

You can be the 2021
Student Commencement Speaker

Send off fellow graduates with a positive, inspirational message and tell your Oakton story. All graduates participating in the 2021 Commencement ceremony are invited to apply.

The Student Commencement Speaker receives:

  • $100 Gift Card
  • A commemorative plaque
  • DVD copy of Commencement video (limit one)

Selection process:

  • Step One: The deadline for applications has passed
  • Step Two: Audition your speech before a panel of judges
  • Step Three: A commencement planning team representative will contact you about the status of your application

Timeline

March 17

Application Deadline

March 24

Student Commencement Speaker auditions

March 26

Student Commencement Speaker announced

April

Student Commencement Speaker rehearsal sessions

April 16

Commencement Filming

May 17, 6:30 p.m.

Commencement Program Aired