Female Montclair State University graduate clad in cap and gown smiling.


Academic attire is required to participate in the Commencement ceremony and must be purchased in advance of the ceremony. The deadline to order regalia is Friday, March 30, 2018 for delivery to University Bookstore (free shipping and handling). After the Friday, March 30 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 Thursday, May 3. Please note doctoral candidates ordering Fine Quality Custom Regalia will only have the “ship to home” option.

Order Your Regalia

Candidates for Master’s Degrees: Master’s regalia is red in color and includes cap, gown, hood and tassel.

Candidates for Doctoral Degrees:

  • Red in color, faced down the front with black velvet, with three bars of the same across the sleeves; includes tam (cap), gown, hood, and tassel. Students have the option to purchase a Fine Quality Custom Package* or Keepsake Package.  *Please note, Fine Quality Custom Package orders will only have the “ship to home” option, and a strict order deadline of March 30.

If you ordered by the Friday, March 30 deadline and had your order shipped (free shipping and handling) to the University Bookstore, but could not pick up at the Graduation Fair, you may pick up at the Bookstore during the following dates and times:

  • 5/10: 8:30-5:00
  • 5/11: 8:30 -4:00
  • 5/12: closed
  • 5/13: closed
  • 5/14: 8:30-5:00
  • 5/15: 8:30-5:00
  • 5/16: 8:30-5:00
  • 5/17: 8:30-5:00
  • 5/18: 8:30-7:00
  • 5/19: 9:00-3:30
  • 5/20: 9:00-3:30
  • 5/21: 8:30-7:00

For any regalia related questions, please email 0356gm@follett.com or jiles2@montclair.edu