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

Event Attire

  • Commencement Liturgy: Cap and gown
  • Commencement Ceremony: Cap, gown and hood (All graduating students will be hooded as part of the ceremony.)

Note: Stoles are not permissible per University policy except for Morrissy Honors. Honor cords are permitted.

Hood Colors

Instructional Videos

How to wear your academic regalia:

How to Purchase

Information regarding regalia fees and a link to purchase items will be updated as soon as it becomes available.

2021 Academic Regalia Fees

Bachelor's Program

Item Fee
Gown-Renew $38.00
Cap $9.00
Tassel (with signet) $12.98
Hood $36.00
Complete Unit (listed above) $95.98

Master's Program

Item Fee
Gown-Renew $39.00
Tam (with signet) $63.00
Tassel (with signet) $12.98
Hood $40.00
Complete Unit (listed above with tassel) $154.98

Doctor of Pharmacy

Rental Unit Gown, 8 sided Tam, Tassle, & Hood (only available as a complete unit): $102.96.

NDMU Official Bookstore
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

If you have any questions regarding academic regalia, please contact the University Triangle Bookstore.

Online Orders

Academic regalia, graduation announcements, class rings, and School pins may also be ordered online.

Order Due Dates​

  • Order online to have items shipped to home address: March 31
  • Online ordering will not be available after this date.