Commencement Regalia

Take care of all your fall graduation needs. Buy or rent caps, gowns and more Oct. 22! More

Locations

Moscow

info@uidaho.edu
Phone: 208-885-6111
Toll-free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119
Student Union Building
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Boise

Phone: 208-334-2999
Fax: 208-364-4035
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

boise@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/boise

Coeur d'Alene

Phone: 208-667-2588
Toll-free: 888-208-2268
Fax: 208-664-1272
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

cdactr@uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/cda

Idaho Falls

Phone: 208-282-7900
Fax: 208-282-7929
1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 83402

ui-if@if.uidaho.edu
www.uidaho.edu/idahofalls

Academic Regalia

Academic regalia, commonly called cap and gown, described below is required when participating in the University of Idaho commencement ceremonies.

Bachelor's Candidates

The cap and gown are black.  The color of the tassel is determined by the discipline to which the major field of study belongs.  Bachelor's candidates eligible for university honors—summa cum laude, magna cum laude, cum laude—receive an honor cord to wear over their gown.

Master's and Specialist Candidates

The cap, tassel, and gown are black.  The shape of the master's/specialist gown sleeve is oblong.  A hood is worn over the gown, lined with the colors of the university, silver and gold.  The color of the hood's trim is determined by the discipline to which the major field of study belongs.

Doctorate Candidates

Doctorate candidates, including those earning a Juris Doctor, wear a cap or tam with an old gold colored tassel.  The gown is silver with black velvet panels down the front and across the sleeves.  A hood is worn over the gown, lined with the colors of the university, silver and gold.  The color of the hood's trim is royal blue for all Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) candidates, representing a mastery of the discipline of learning and scholarship, regardless of discipline.  Other doctorate hood colors are determined by the discipline to which the major field of study belongs.  Juris Doctor candidates eligible for university honors receive an honor cord to wear over their gown.

Faculty Regalia

Faculty can rent regalia at a Gradfest event, or rent or purchase online. Learn more about ordering opportunities. More