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Clothing & Souvenirs

Graduation Information

Spring 2018 Commencement is May 5th.
Michigan Tech Cap and Gown Policies

Cap, Gown & Ticket Orders

Use the order form link below to purchase your regalia. You may also use the link to reserve commencement tickets.* Once your order is placed, you will receive a confirmation email. If you have any questions, please email capandgown@mtu.edu.

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*Deadline to reserve tickets is Wednesday, March 21st at 4:00pm. Each graduate may reserve a maximum of 3 tickets for the ceremony in the Ice Arena. Additional tickets may be reserved for the overflow area located in the Varsity/Wood Gym where commencement will be streaming live on a big screen.

Cap, Gown & Ticket orders may be picked up at the Campus Store:
April 23-27: 8:30am - 4:30pm
April 30-May 3: 8:30am - 4:30pm

Cap & Gown Pricing

Orders placed by midnight on February 18:
Undergraduate Set $50.00 (plus tax)
Masters Set $100.00 (plus tax)
PhD Set $120.00 (plus tax)

Orders placed after February 18:
Undergraduate Set $70.00 plus expedited shipping (plus tax)
Masters Set $120.00 plus expedited shipping (plus tax)
PhD Set $140.00 plus expedited shipping (plus tax)

Orders placed after March 21st at 4:00pm are not guaranteed to arrive before the commencement ceremony.

All sets include a gown, SureFit cap (one size fits most) and tassel. Masters and PhD sets also include a hood.
Prices subject to change. There are no refunds on cap and gown orders.

Once you receive your order, check out these instructional videos provided by Herff Jones for how to wear your regalia.

Bachelor's Cap and Gown

Master's Cap, Gown and Hood

Doctoral Cap, Gown and Hood

Did You Know?

  • You will be wearing "green" gowns - not in color, but in spirit! They will be black, as usual, and made of Renew fabric manufactured from Repreve, 100% recycled fibers. Every Renew graduation gown uses approximately 27 plastic bottles.
  • Each degree has a different style gown. See the graphic below for an example of how your gown should look.

Order graduation announcements HERE.

For more information about commencement, visit www.mtu.edu/commencement