Dartmouth graduates throwing their caps in the air

(Photo by Julia Levine ’23)

Academic Regalia


Bachelor of Arts degree candidates’ caps and gowns (Regalia) are worn, with appropriate attire, during the Commencement ceremony on Sunday; they are not worn at Class Day on Saturday. 

Pre-orders for Caps and Gowns are available through Sunday, April 28. Pre-orders that are shipped to the college will be available for pick-up from Thursday, June 6 through Saturday, June 8 from 9 am through 4 pm in Paganucci Lounge, Class of 1953 Commons.

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Graduate Students

Graduate and Professional school students order regalia through their schools and will be notified separately. Regalia is worn for both Investiture and Commencement ceremonies.

For Faculty and Staff

For those who are marching in ceremony processions, see ways to rent regalia and important dates and times for each school ceremony.