May 2022

2022 Undergraduate Student Speaker Application Now Open

Commencement Office  

Dear Class of 2022, 

The Commencement Office invites you to apply to be the undergraduate student speaker at the Friday, May 20, all-university Commencement ceremony! This leadership role is a great honor that will also offer you the opportunity to be a member of the Commencement Committee for the Class of 2022. Applicants should be willing and able to discuss their myriad experiences at WashU and their hopes for the future. 

Eligible applicants are undergraduates who have filed an intent to graduate in May 2022, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25, and are in good standing with the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards. 

The application window will be open from Tuesday, Jan. 18, to Monday, Feb. 7. Please visit the Commencement website for detailed application instructions. Top candidates will be invited to interview for this important position. You must submit all materials by Feb. 7 for your application to be considered.

Thank you,  

Michelle Gelven
Washington University in St. Louis
University Advancement
MSC 1202
7425 Forsyth Blvd., Suite 3100
St. Louis, MO 63105
Contact Us:
Phone: 314-935-8186