Cap and Gown

All degree candidates participating in the Commencement Ceremony at the Georgia Dome (May 9, 2015) are required to wear the official university regalia, which can be purchased through the Georgia State University Bookstore.

Regalia orders placed by February 23rd will be available for pick up at the Commencement Fair March 31st & April 1st.
Orders placed between February 24th-April 1st will be available for pick up in the Georgia State Bookstore May 4th-8th.

Students who indicated they will not participate in the commencement ceremony but have subsequently changed their minds must visit or contact the Graduation Office (75 Piedmont Avenue, Suite 1190; (404) 413-2248) by April 10th to sign up for participation.

Bachelor students who have earned university honors will receive their honor cord through the Graduation Office.

Regalia Example


Ph.D. candidates will be hooded during the Ph.D. Commencement and Hooding Ceremony (May 11, 2015). You may purchase your hood through the Georgia State University Bookstore.  Ph.D. candidates must bring their hoods to the ceremony.

PH.D. Regalia