Cap and Gown

Students who indicated on their graduation application they would attend the commencement ceremony will be required to purchase regalia from the Georgia State University BookstoreAll degree candidates planning on participating in commencement will be expected to wear the new Georgia State University custom regalia, which is only available through Herff-Jones.

The deadline to place online regalia orders was April 1st.  Any students who need regalia after that date can visit the Georgia State Bookstore May 7th-9th to purchase regalia. Questions should be directed to the Georgia State University Bookstore at (404) 413-9700.

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

Bachelor students who have earned university honors will receive the honors cord through the Graduation Office.

Regalia Example


Ph.D. candidates will be hooded during the Ph.D. Commencement and Hooding Ceremony (May 9, 2014). You may purchase your hood through the Georgia State University Bookstore.  Ph.D. candidates must bring their hoods to the ceremony.

PH.D. Regalia