Academic Regalia for Undergraduates

Order your regalia

Questions: Contact the Bookstore directly at 585-586-2690.


  • Last day to order for in-store pick up: March 14, 2022. Then pick ups are available beginning April 14, 2022 at the graduation fair.
  • Last day to order for ship-to-home service: April 14, 2022


The campus bookstore (map) hours

  • Monday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Thursday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Friday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. (Extended to 6 p.m. Friday May 13)
  • Also open Saturday, May 14, 9 a.m.—5 p.m.

Required: Students must have all three items — cap, black gown and appropriate hood — to participate in the Commencement ceremony. The bookstore on campus (map) will have regalia items — caps, gowns, and hoods — available up until the day of commencement.

Graduating Students Who Studied Abroad

Students who have participated in an international program during their time at Nazareth may purchase a stole representing their time overseas to wear at graduation.

Please contact Kathy Hansen directly at for information about this purchase.

Regalia Costs

Complete bachelor's package (cap, gown, hood, tassel): $71

If you purchase each item separately:

  • Undergraduate Hood only: $32
  • Bachelor's cap and gown only: $51
  • Tassel only: $10
  • Cap only: $9

'22 T-shirts, Flowers

Class of 2022 T-shirts and flowers are available to order.

Academic Regalia Information

  • Bachelor of Arts: white
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts: brown
  • Bachelor of Science: gold
  • Bachelor of Music: pink

How to Determine Hood Color

Hood color is determined by the degree type. If you are unsure what your degree type is, check NazNet: In the Student Planning module - My Progress - it is listed in the At a Glance section.  Example:


Learn about the history of the academic costume.