Cap & Gown

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All students wear the distinctive Washington University gown. The gown is green with black velvet trim and the university’s shield on both sleeves at the shoulder. For graduate students and faculty, black velvet tams replace the traditional mortarboard.


Student Regalia Rental

× Submit your rental regalia order today!
Late fees will be assessed for orders received after March 21, 2014

Order and prepay for rental regalia, purchase non-personalized announcements and diploma frames, and place orders for personalized announcements, rings and plaques at the bookstore associated with your campus, either the Danforth Campus bookstore or the Medical Campus bookstore.

Regalia may be ordered from the Danforth Campus bookstore.

The regalia rental form and purchase form are available for download.

Out-of-town students, please call (877) 771-9996 to learn how to order your regalia.

Pickup

May 12-15, 2014

Rental regalia will be available for pickup in the campus store, lower level coursebook area, Mallinckrodt Center. Students will be required to present their university photo ID to claim their orders.

Returns

May 16-18, 2014

Rental regalia MUST be returned no later than May 18, 2014. On May 16, return regalia to the lower level of the Danforth Campus store. An additional site will be available between Simon Hall and Seigle Hall. After May 16, return regalia to the Danforth Campus store. For more information, please contact the bookstore’s general merchandise department at (314) 935-5606 or gmdept@aismail.wustl.edu.

Regalia may be ordered from the Medical Campus bookstoreAll orders must be prepaid.

The regalia rental form and purchase form are available for download.

Complete the order form and mail to:
Barnes & Noble Bookstore
WUSM-Regalia Order
4905 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Pickup

May 5-16, 2014 – Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Regalia may be picked up at the Medical Campus bookstore during hours of operation. You must present a picture ID in order to pick up your cap and gown.

Returns

May 16-24, 2014 – Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Return regalia to the Medical Campus bookstore or to America’s Center following the 3 p.m. recognition ceremony for MD and PhD degrees.

For more information, please contact the Medical Campus bookstore at (314) 362-3240 or bkswashingtonu@bncollege.com.


Rental Price List

prices subject to change

Student Regalia by Unit Cost
Bachelor Unit (Cap, Tassel, and Gown)
Graduates keep bachelor cap and tassel.
$55.00 plus tax
Master Unit (Tam, Tassel, Gown, and Hood)
Graduates keep tassel.
$85.00 plus tax
Doctor Unit (Tam, Tassel, Gown, and Hood)
Graduates keep tassel.
$88.00 plus tax

For more information, call (314) 935-5606, (877) 771-9996 (toll free) or email gmdept@aismail.wustl.edu (Danforth Campus) or (314) 362-3240 (Medical Campus).

Late fees will be assessed for orders received after March 21, 2014.

Purchasing Your Regalia

If you wish to own your regalia, complete and submit the purchase form for the Danforth Campus bookstore or the purchase form for the Medical School bookstore.


Cancelling Your Order

Requests must be received in writing by May 9, 2014 to cancel an order and request a rental fee refund.

No refund will be made in the case of rain, nor to those ordering academic attire but failing to attend the Commencement exercises.

× Faculty and Administrators who wish to order rental regalia should use the convenient order form on the Faculty & Staff Regalia page.