Cap & Gown

Commencement regalia

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.


Danforth Campus

If you still need to order your cap and gown, please call 314-935-4561.

Pickup

May 11-14, 2015

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon., May 11 through Wed., May 13

10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thurs., May 14

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.

The campus bookstore opens early, at 7:30 a.m., on Fri., May 15.

Returns

May 15-17, 2015

Rental regalia must be returned no later than May 17, 2015. On May 15, 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 15, return regalia to the Danforth Campus store. For more information, please contact the bookstore’s general merchandise department at (314) 935-5606 or rick_parker@wustl.edu.

Medical Campus

If you need to order your cap and gown, please call 314-362-3240.

Pickup

May 8-15, 2015
Bookstore hours: 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 15-22, 2015
Bookstore hours: 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 recognition ceremony for MD and PhD degrees.

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