Tuesday, March 8, 2016

May 2016 Graduates: Regalia Fair March 8-10

The University Book Center is the official supplier of commencement regalia for the university, with Oak Hall as the official provider.

The University Book Center, located in the Stamp Student Union, is where students can purchase their graduate cap and gown and diploma frames. 

Students are encouraged to purchase all of their commencement needs during the Grad Fair March 8-10 from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.

Undergraduate and Master's Degree Students
Undergraduate and master's degree students must purchase their regalia from the book center. The following items are required and sold as a package:
  • Cap
  • Gown
  • Departmental hood (Bachelor of Arts hood has a white velvet)
  • Stole of gratitude
  • Tassel with official medallion
The undergraduate package will cost $138.98 and the master's degree package will cost $149.98 during the Grad Fair, which is a 10% savings over the regular price

Doctoral Students
Doctoral students may rent or buy their regalia. If you choose to rent your regalia, it must be picked up from the book center (shipping is not available). The cost to rent regalia is $220.98 and the cost to purchase regalia is $1002.98.

Students, who are not physically on campus, may have items shipped to them for an additional $16.95 fee. If you have questions, contact the University Book Center at 301.314.9231 or mhanson1@umd.edu.

For information about class rings and announcements, visit www.balfour.com.Balfour representatives will be at Grad Fair to take orders and showcase the Maryland announcements and class rings.