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Caps and Gowns
Individuals who participate in the commencement ceremony are expected to wear caps and gowns that are approved by the university. Appropriate attire is required. Please contact your college academic student services office with questions regarding attire.
Medallions will be distributed as a gift at the University Store to eligible candidates with the purchase of a cap and gown. A commencement print will be presented as you cross the commencement stage. Diplomas will be available approximately six to eight weeks after graduation.
Undergraduate Caps and Gowns
Caps and gowns will be available for purchase beginning March 2, 2017 in the University Store in the Student Union or online at shopokstate.com. Caps and gowns do not need to be reserved in advance and will be readily available for purchase at the University Store in the Student Union until graduation exercises on Saturday, May 13, 2017.
Caps and gowns may also be ordered by telephone at 1.800.831.4OSU.
Gowns are sized by height. Fuller cut gowns are available. Caps are one size fits all.
Graduate Caps and Gowns
The information listed above also pertains to the purchase of Master's regalia.
Doctoral regalia purchases can be made by special order year round. Orders for purchase must be received by 3:00 p.m. on March 20, 2017, and they must be returned by May 17, 2017. Faculty who wish to rent a hood representing their alma mater must place their orders by April 7, 2017.
Order forms and price sheets are available in the University Store at the Student Union during normal business hours.