Only appropriate academic regalia provided by the university, and adornment provided by academic departments or student organizations, such as stoles, badges, and cords, are allowed. Approved stoles, badges, and cords are listed below. No scarves, jewelry, or corsages may be worn on the outside of the gown. This policy is set and maintained by the Academic Affairs Committee. Petitions for change to this policy must be submitted to the Registrar no later than the second week of the semester in which the change is requested.
All students must wear the undergraduate cap, gown, and tassel provided by the university. The regalia is to be adorned in keeping with the following:
All students must wear the graduate cap, gown, and tassel provided by the university.
All graduates must pay in full all business office balances before they may pick up caps and gowns.
Gowns, caps and tassels are distributed from Wednesday-Friday of commencement week, as well as on the day of the ceremony. Gowns, caps, tassels and hoods may be kept.
All students are assessed a graduation fee prior to commencement. Fees are payable online or in-person at Student Financial Services.