Commencement Speaker Nominations
2017 Commencement Speaker & Honorary Degree Recipient Nominations
The Nominating Process
The following criteria have been established for recipients of these degrees: The recipient of the honorary degree must have demonstrated a commitment to the betterment of human well-being. The recipient will have been identified clearly through distinguished leadership attainments and unselfish personal contributions of service to civic, cultural, and charitable works. The recipient will have become, through deeds and performance, an exemplary model for graduates of Rosemont College and similar educational institutions. Under normal circumstances, the College will not consider United States political figures for honorary degrees. No present employee or Trustee of Rosemont College is eligible for an honorary degree. The nominees will be reviewed and ranked by the Commencement Committee. The final selection will be made by the Board of Trustees.
To submit a nominee, please provide the following: