The Commencement 2019 Valedictorian and Salutatorian will be listed as they become available.
Below are the 2019 Commencement speakers:
Norman C. Francis, Laetare Medal
Norman C. Francis, longtime beloved president of Xavier University of Louisiana, will receive the University of Notre Dame’s 2019 Laetare Medal — the oldest and most prestigious honor given to American Catholics — at Notre Dame’s 174th University Commencement Ceremony on May 19 (Sunday).
Peggy Noonan, Commencement Speaker
Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the Wall Street Journal, speechwriter for President Ronald Reagan and author of five New York Times best-sellers — will deliver the principal address and receive an honorary degree at the University of Notre Dame’s 174th commencement ceremony May 19.(Sunday).
For a listing of previous commencement speakers, please visit the Archives page.