view of graduating class from behind speaker's podium at CHSS convocation


Academic attire (cap and gown) is required to participate in Convocation and must be purchased in advance of the ceremony. Please note that your regalia will also be worn at Commencement on May 24 at Prudential Center.

Graduating students have two options for ordering regalia:

  1. Place your order by the Sunday, March 31 deadline and have your order shipped free to the University Bookstore. Pick up at the Graduation Fair, Monday, May 6, between 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., in the Student Center Ballroom.
  2. After the Sunday, March 31 deadline, ship to home is the only option. All orders will ship directly to the student’s home for an additional fee. The last day to place an order for home shipping is Friday, May 3.

For any regalia-related questions, please email or

Please note that regalia will not be available for purchase at Convocation.

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This website contains information about the 2019 College of Humanities and Social Sciences Undergraduate Convocation. For information about Undergraduate Commencement visit the Undergraduate Commencement website.

For Further Information about the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Convocation, contact the CHSS Dean’s office at