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Academic Dress Information

All graduating students are required to wear University-approved regalia.

  • Baccalaureate Mass: Cap and gown
  • Commencement: Cap, gown and hood (All graduates will be hooded as part of the ceremony.)
  • Stoles are not permissible per University policy with the exception of Morrissy Honors.

Academic dress will be available for purchase in the University's bookstore, located in the lower level of Gibbons Hall, through May 19, 2017.

The posted University Bookstore hours are: Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m..  They may also be reached at bookstore@ndm.edu or by phone at 410-532-5395 to answer any questions regarding regalia.

Instruction for wearing doctoral regalia

Instructions for wearing masters regalia

Instruction for wearing bachelors regalia

Notre Dame of Maryland University 2016 Academic Regalia Fees

Program/School Academic Regalia Item Fee
Bachelor Gown-Renew $33.00
  Cap $9.00
  Tassel (with signet) $11.98
  Hood $34.00
  Complete Unit (listed above) $87.98
Master Gown-Renew $37.00
  Tam (with signet) $63.00
  Tassel (with signet) $11.98
  Hood $38.00
  Complete Unit (listed above with tassel) $149.98

If you have any questions regarding academic regalia, please contact the University Bookstore at bookstore@ndm.edu or 410-532-5395.