Spring Commencement 2015
Wednesday, May 20 - SECU Arena
10am - Fisher College of Science and Mathematics
3pm - College of Liberal Arts
Thursday, May 21 - SECU Arena
10am - College of Education
3pm - College of Fine Arts and Communication
Friday, May 22 - SECU Arena
10am - College of Health Professions
3pm - College of Business & Economics
The University Store will host a graduation fair in March for prospective Spring graduates to place orders for caps & gowns, graduation announcements & class rings.
GRAD FAIR: University Store, University Union, 1st floor lobby
The graduation regalia consists of a gown, cap, tassel, and degree color hood. All gowns are black with the Stephen's Hall logo in gold on the lapel and mid-calf in length. Mortarboard caps and tassels are black. The caps are elasticized; one-size fits all.
Bachelor's Gown-The gown has a pointed, full sleeve.
Master's Gown-The gown has a distinctive sleeve design that is oblong in shape, and the sleeves are open at the wrist.
Doctoral Gown-The gown has bell shaped sleeves that are fitted at the wrist. The upper sleeve has three velvet-flocked bars or stripes. In place of a mortarboard cap, doctoral candidates will wear 4-pointed tams with a gold tassel.
Degree Hood-The degree level, as specified by the Academic Costume Code, determines hood dimensions. The gold and white satin lining represents Towson University colors. The velvet band color signifies the degree earned.
Student Regalia Pricing
Complete Bachelor's & Master's Gown: $65.00 + tax
Bachelor & Master Hood or Gown only: $32.50 + tax
Doctoral Gown, Tam & Tassel Rental: $40.00 + tax
To wear previously purchased regalia for the Spring 2015 Commencement, it must be approved by the Customer Service staff at the University Store and must meet the specifications set forth by the Office of the Provost. Approval must be obtained by Friday, April 24 in order to be registered for & guaranteed guest tickets to the Spring ceremony.
Members of the military may wear their military dress uniform and members of religious orders may wear their religious attire in place of the academic regalia. To wear military or religious attire, notify the University Store at firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, April 24 to register for the ceremony and receive Commencement tickets.
The University Store will begin accepting rental orders for faculty regalia for the Spring Commencement on Monday, March 2.
Faculty will be notified by phone or email when their rental regalia arrives.
For more information regarding the rental of academic regalia,
please email: email@example.com
Owning your regalia enables you to:
Faculty interested in purchasing academic regalia online:
Additional commencement information may be obtained at the following websites:
University Union Bldg., 1st Floor