Being a student speaker

Each year, graduating seniors are invited to apply to be the IUPUI student Commencement speaker. The selected student speaker has a successful academic record and a history of participation in campus and/or community activities. 

Become a student speaker

Suggest a Commencement speaker

If you’re an IUPUI student, faculty member, or staff member, we want to hear your suggestions about speakers for the ceremony. Think of an influential public figure that would have a timely and relevant message to graduating students to leave your class inspired to begin a new chapter.

Suggest a speaker