All participants in the Graduate & Professional Studies Commencement ceremony MUST wear a graduation cap with tassel, a black academic gown, and the appropriate academic hood designating your school of academic affiliation. Credential students will wear the graduation cap, tassel and gown only.

Online Regalia Ordering has closed.  

Regalia will only be available at the Saint Mary's College bookstore.

Academic regalia pickup begins Friday, May 16 at the SMC bookstore. 

The bookstore's normal hours are Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   To accommodate graduate class schedules the bookstore will stay open on Tuesday, May 20 until 7:30 p.m.  Additionally the bookstore will be open on the Sunday of commencement beginning at noon. 

Kalmanovitz School of Education regalia will be available only through the front desk in KSOE.  

Josten's Customer Service number is 1-800-854-7464 

Please note the images you see on the order form are stock images and do not reflect what you will recieve.

Hood colors

SOLA: White

(Kinesiology: sage green)

KSOE: Light blue


Credential students will order cap and gown only.

Follow the on screen prompts.

1) Click on "Graduation Caps and Gowns Getting Started"
2) Select from pop up window one of the following: "Student Graduate Business,"  "Student KSOE" or "Student Liberal Arts" (for B.A. in Leadership & Organizational Studies, M.F.A., Kinesiology, and M.A. in Leadership [not Teaching Leadership, that's under KSOE]),
3) Click on central picture of regalia package with "$0.00" price. NOTE: B.A. in Leadership & Organizational Studies students should click on the "Bachelor's Masters Cap, Gown, Hood, Tassel w/ Yeardate Charm" package
4) Select "Design It"
5) Follow instructions from there; NOTE: *Important for SOLA students in Leadership, M.F.A., and Kinesiology, -- you must select your area of study in order to receive the correct color hood.

All orders must be place by April 16, 2014.   If you miss the deadline your only recourse is to go to the SMC bookstore.

KSOE Doctoral Candidates: Please note that Doctoral students of KSOE should not order regalia; your regalia will be rented for you by KSOE. Please contact Ronda Levy, 925-631-4690,  

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