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Speaker and Vocalist Application

commencement speaker on stage

Complete and submit the application form below to be considered to be the speaker for your class, or to sing the national anthem at your Commencement ceremony. 

If you are selected  for an in-person audition, you will be notified via email. All auditions are in-person and will be scheduled the last two weeks of March.

Application period is February 1 - March 16, 2020.


Your 2-3 minute speech should address your graduating class and touch on the overall CSUSM experience.  You may  view videos from previous ceremonies for examples of what we are looking for.


Vocalists will perform the Star Spangled Banner (National Anthem) to kick-off your ceremony.



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