Submit by June 10th at 11:59 PM

Link to submit your video: https://goo.gl/forms/QEGtN9GuACHVLbtP2


  • Have you completed your freshman year?
  • Are you available to present for 2 hours during each New Student Orientation?
    • Summer: 
      • Friday, June 23rd 1-3PM
    • Fall (you'll be assigned one of the following slots):
      • Thursday Aug 30th 1-3pm
      • Friday Aug 31st 10am-12pm
      • Friday Aug 31st 1-3pm
  • If yes, you qualify! 


  • 6 Winners will recieve $100 to the BYU Store
  • 3-5 minute “TED Talk” style presentation
  • “What I Wish I Knew as A First-year Student.”
  • Videos will be shown at Summer and Fall New Student Orientation

Step 3: RECORD your TEDxNSO

  • Length of presentation: 3-5 mins
  • Quality of the recording will be considered. 
  • Please consider the Honor Code in your appearance and language.
  • Audience: please consider your audience- your audience are students coming to BYU for their first year.  They range from true 18 yr old freshman to Return Missionaries to Transfer students (sophomores or juniors).
  • Content will be judged on a scale of 1-5 in the following categories
    • Engaging
    • Relevant to theme
    • Inspiring/Motivating
    • Length of Time
    • Honor Code Compliant

Step 4: SUBMIT your VIDEO

  • Save your video to your google drive
  • Submit your contact info and video link at: https://goo.gl/forms/QEGtN9GuACHVLbtP2
  • Submissions due by June 10th at 11:59 PM
  • Winners will be notified by June 14th

Questions?  Please contact the Office of First-Year Experience

801-422-4243 fye@byu.edu 2014JKB