The Spring Commencement ceremony includes keynote remarks by guest speakers.

2024 Spring Commencement Speaker

Speaker will be announced closer to the ceremony date. Check back for more details!

2024 Spring Commencement Student Speakers

In addition, brief remarks will be made by several student speakers, chosen by the Student Speaker Selection Committee.


Do you want to share your Michigan experience with your fellow graduates?

Apply to have a speaking role at the 2024 Spring Commencement ceremony!

The student speakers will be selected to reflect on their student experience and academic journey as part of the commencement ceremony. If you are interested in participating, you’ll be asked to submit your unique message/story, along with an audio recording of your brief message (a sample of your remarks).  Your submitted story will not be your final remarks if chosen to speak at the ceremony.

The submission form is now open!
Submissions are due by Wednesday, March 13, 2024 at 5:00 p.m.

Student Speaker Submission Form
Email [email protected] with additional questions.