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Speaker and Vocalist Application

May 2024 Application

The audition process is closed for spring 2024 commencement.
If you have any questions, please email the Commencement Office.


CSUSM Commencement Speaker

Your 3-4 minute speech should address your graduating class and touch on the overall CSUSM experience. You're encouraged to submit a video of yourself reciting your speech.

You may view videos from previous ceremonies for examples.


CSUSM Commencement Vocalist

Vocalists will perform "America the Beautiful" to open the ceremony. Please sing two verses (of your choice) and the chorus, acappella (without instrumental accompaniment), in your video submission.