You can self-nominate for the Arch Award, the Departmental Banner Bearer or submit a speech to be considered for Student Speaker.
Visit NYU Steinhardt Graduation to see if you are eligible to apply and to review a description of all graduation honors and awards.
The Arch Award is in recognition of your cumulative record of service to classmates, the faculty, and the administration of NYU Steinhardt.
The Departmental Banner Bearer – One graduating candidate from each department receives this award, which includes the honor of carrying the department’s banner in the Baccalaureate Ceremony or Valedictory Celebration.
Student Speaker at School Ceremonies – If you would like to be considered for this special honor, please carefully review the eligibility requirements.
The submission deadline for Student Speaker is Sunday, February 10, 2019, at 6:00 pm. No specific format or topic is preferred. The speech may be serious, humorous, personal or more general, but it may be no more than 3 minutes long.
All other award nominations are due Friday, February 15, 2019.
For further information visit NYU Steinhardt Graduation website or contact the Office of Student Affairs in Pless Hall, 2nd floor or call us at 212-998-5065.