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Commencement is a formal academic ceremony, and all participants will dress in academic regalia. Students not in compliance with approved academic regalia will not be permitted to participate in Commencement.

Bachelors Regalia

Students earning undergraduate degrees wear gowns, caps (mortar boards) and tassels in colors corresponding to their degree program.

Graduate Regalia

Students earning graduate degrees wear gowns, caps, black tassels and hoods in colors corresponding to their degree program.

Doctoral Regalia

Students earning doctoral degrees wear gowns, tams (cap), tassels and hoods in colors corresponding to their degree program.


Regalia Pricing


Cap, Gown & Tassel: $30.00

Cap Only: $6.95

Tassel Only: $5.00

Bachelor Gown Only: $24.95


Cap, Gown, Tassel & Hood: $58.00

Cap, Gown, Tassel (No Hood): $40.90

Gown Only: $28.95

Hood Only: $26.95

Tassel Only: $5.00


Tam, Gown, Tassel, & Hood: $96.00

Hood Only: $36.95

Tassel Only: $5.00

Pick up your regalia in the Cougar Store 

Please pick up your regalia as early as possible once available. After you have received your order, please make sure you have everything you need. If there is a problem with your order, contact the Cougar Store at or by calling (618) 650-2132. Regalia should be picked up no later than one week before the ceremony.

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