Valedictorian | Assiniboine Community College

Valedictorian

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 2019 at the graduation ceremony to be held on June 13, 2019. 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:

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Selection Criteria

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

Selection 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 application deadline is April 23, 2019 at 4 p.m. Please drop off all completed application forms to the ACCSA office in room 413 (Victoria Avenue East campus) or email all completed forms and the essay to accsa@assiniboine.net.

All applicants will be notified in writing of the committee's decision prior to graduation.

Students graduating from Parkland Campus will receive information about nominating their Valedictorian directly from Parkland Campus administration.