Cap and Gown
Spring 2016 degree candidates participating in the university-wide Commencement at the Georgia Dome are required to wear the official university regalia. Candidates can purchase their regalia online at www.herffjones.com/college/georgiastate.
There are two ordering periods:
- The EARLY online site will run from January 4 – February 26. Students ordering in this period can pick up their regalia at the April 5 & 6 Commencement Fair.
- The LATE online site will go from February 27- April 6, the last day of the Commencement Fair. Students ordering in this period can pick up in the Georgia State Bookstore May 3-6.
The Georgia State Bookstore is at 66 Courtland St. SE (3rd floor, Student Center West). Phone (404) 413-9700.
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 9, 2016). You may purchase your hood through the Georgia State University Bookstore. Ph.D. candidates must bring their hoods to the ceremony.
Perimeter College students can visit any Perimeter campus bookstore after April 11 to purchase the regalia formerly worn by Georgia Perimeter graduates.