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.
Order your regalia at the Graduation Fair, February 20 – 23, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Danforth Campus store. If you are unable to attend the fair, please order your regalia online by March 23.
May 14-17, 2018
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday, May 14 through Wednesday., May 16
10 a.m.-7 p.m. Thurs., May 17
Rental regalia will be available for pickup in the bookstore, lower level coursebook area, Mallinckrodt Center. Students will be required to present their university photo ID to claim their orders.
The bookstore opens early, at 7:30 a.m., on Fri., May 18.
May 18-20, 2018
Rental regalia must be returned no later than Sunday, May 20, 2018. On May 20, 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 20, return regalia to the Danforth Campus store. For more information, please contact the bookstore’s general merchandise department at (314) 935-5606 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ordering deadline: March 23. Regalia may be ordered by one of the following methods:
May 14–17, 2018
Regalia may be picked up at the Medical Campus bookstore (map). You must present a university photo ID in order to claim your order. Hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Don’t forget: Order graduation announcements
Announce the accomplishment of graduation. Share the news with family and friends. Select from several packages.Order Graduation Announcements
Stop by the Danforth Campus store during the graduation fair, February 20 – 23, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., to have your photo taken in official Washington University regalia. Lifetouch will take your portrait.
This will not be the only opportunity to have your photo taken. A professional photographer will also take photos of each graduate at individual school recognition ceremonies.