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Doctoral Hooding & Master's Recognition Ceremony

Whether you are a first-time graduate, graduate student, parent or UC faculty member joining in the celebration, this will be a memorable day for you. Find details and information on the commencement website.

Save the Date: Friday, April 27, 2018, time and location to be determined

  • All doctoral degree graduates from Spring Semester 2018
  • All master's degree graduates from Spring Semester 2018

Purchasing Doctoral Regalia

Students participating in the Doctoral Hooding Ceremony must have official UC regalia. Graduating doctoral students may choose between the student elements doctoral regalia and the fine quality doctoral regalia.

Student Elements Doctoral Regalia

The website only shows a stock black gown picture and does not show the official UC red gown. Your purchased gown will be red in color. The deadline to order doctoral regalia for fall commencement has passed.

Fine quality doctoral regalia.
  • To purchase complete unit, select the first option and customize.
  • Height, weight, and head measurement (circumference in inches) is needed.
  • Ala carte options are available. Note: tams do not come with tassels; purchase separately.
  • Deadline for ordering doctoral regalia for the fall commencement ceremony was November 2, 2017 for the student elements doctoral regalia.

Fine Quality Doctoral Regalia

See picture at right. The deadline to order doctoral regalia for the fall commencement ceremony has passed. It was October 20, 2017 for the fine quality doctoral regalia.

Master's Regalia

Please visit the Commencement website for information on purchasing regalia