Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Apply to be a Spring 2021 BSOS Student Commencement Speaker!

As you prepare to embark on your next journey after graduating from the University of Maryland, what reflections would you share with your fellow graduates?

The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences will select two students, one undergraduate and one graduate student, to deliver a 3-minute speech at a commencement event.  The theme of the speech is entirely up to you, but must speak to all graduates from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences. 




  • A GPA of 3.50 or better

  • Graduated in Winter or cleared for Spring 2021 graduation

  • Undergraduate candidates must have completed at least 60 credits at the University of Maryland, College Park 

For more information about the application process or to access the application, please visit the BSOS student speaker website (