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Graduating in January? Be a Student Orator

Posted on 15 November 2021

Could you represent the class of 2022 at graduation?

If you're graduating in January, we’re looking for eight of you, the Class of 2022, to address the graduation audience and reflect on your experiences at York. On top of this incredible experience, we’re offering the chosen Student Orators a free photography package and a special souvenir certificate.

We’re looking for any and every type of student possible, so whether you’ve just finished your PhD or your undergraduate degree, we want to hear from you.

You’ll get loads of help and support along the way - starting from now! Get inspiration by watching previous addresses on our Student Orators web page. If you have any questions, email Clare on

Application deadline: Monday 22 November 2021

This is an opportunity unlike any other, so apply today and make your voice heard at graduation!

Apply to be a Student Orator