The University Book Center is the official supplier of commencement regalia for the university, with Oak Hall as the official provider. 

The University Book Center, located in the Stamp Student Union, is where you can purchase your graduate cap and gown and diploma frames. You can purchase all your commencement needs March 8-11, 2016 from 10 am until 5 pm at the Grad Fair, hosted by the UBC. The deadline to purchase regalia is March 11th. After this date, the selection of sizes and hood colors will be limited. Please purchase your regalia during Grad Fair! 

For information about class rings and announcements, visit representatives will be at Grad Fair to take orders and showcase the Maryland announcements and class rings. 

Undergraduate and Master's Degree Students
Undergraduate and master's degree students must purchase their regalia from the book center. The following items are required and sold as a package: 

  • Cap
  • Gown
  • Departmental hood (Bachelor of Arts hood has a white velvet, Bachelor of Science hood has a gold velvet)
  • Stole of gratitude
  • Tassel with official medallion


Undergraduates and master's graduates that shop during Grad Fair will save 10% on the package price. The undergraduate package will cost $138.98 and the master's degree package will cost $149.98. Items may be shipped for an additional $16.95. If you have questions, contact the University Book Center at 301.314.9231 ormhanson1 [at]

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02/11/2016 - 12:38 pm