Cap and Gown
Degree candidates participating in Commencement at the Georgia Dome (December 16, 2015) are required to wear the official university regalia, which can be purchased through the Georgia State University Bookstore.
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 November 13 to sign up for participation.
Bachelor’s degree students who have earned university honors will receive their honor cord through the Graduation Office.
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.