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 BookstoreThe last day to order regalia online is November 4. If you missed the online order deadline, you will be able to purchase your regalia directly from the Bookstore beginning December 10.

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.

Regalia Example


Ph.D. candidates will be hooded during the Ph.D. Commencement and Hooding Ceremony (December 17, 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