Valedictorian | Assiniboine Community College

It is considered one of the greatest honours of Graduation to be chosen to deliver the Valedictorian Address.

The Assiniboine Community College Students’ Association (ACCSA) will select a Valedictorian to represent the class of 2016 at the graduation ceremony to be held on June 2, 2016. The Valedictorian selected will be required to speak at convocation. In order to qualify for the position of Valedictorian, you must fulfill the following requirements:

Selection Criteriavaledictorian

  • Be a graduating student from a program offered at the Victoria Avenue East Campus or the North Hill Campus
  • Have a minimum G.P.A of 3.0
  • Have a history of student involvement at ACC
  • Complete the application form, as well as a 500-word essay
  • The application must be supported by two ACC graduating students and two ACC faculty or staff members
  • Selected applicants must be available for an interview with the selection committee

Nomination Process

The applications will be evaluated and selected based on the following:

  • academic performance
  • extra-curricular activities
  • contribution to college life
  • answers given on this form
  • answers given in the interview

The nomination form and deadline will be available early in 2016.

Students graduating from Parkland Campus and ACC's Adult Collegiate will receive information about nominating their Valedictorian directly from admin staff at their campus.