Cap and Gown

Degree candidates participating in Commencement at the Georgia Dome (May 9, 2015) are required to wear the official university regalia, which can be purchased through the Georgia State University Bookstore.

Regalia orders placed by February 23 will be available for pick-up at the Commencement Fair March 31 & April 1.
Orders placed between February 24-April 1 will be available for pick up in the Georgia State Bookstore May 4-8.

Students who indicated they will not participate in commencement but have subsequently changed their minds must visit or contact the Graduation Office  at 75 Piedmont Avenue, Suite 1190; (404) 413-2248 by April 10 to sign up for participation.

Bachelor’s degree students who have earned university honors will receive their honor cord through the Graduation Office.

Regalia Example


Ph.D. candidates will be hooded during the Ph.D. Commencement and Hooding Ceremony (May 11, 2015). You may purchase your hood through the Georgia State University Bookstore.  Ph.D. candidates must bring their hoods to the ceremony.

PH.D. Regalia