Order Student Regalia online February 3 through March 20, 2020.

Ordering of student regalia begins February 3rd and the deadline is March 20th, 2020.  Student regalia fees have already been paid, so you will be charged only for optional items such as invitations, diploma frames, etc.  Note that if you choose one of the  “Graduation Packages” your  cap, gown, tassel and hood fees (where applicable) will not be included in the total.

Please be aware that you must have regalia to attend your college ceremony, even if you don’t plan to participate in Commencement May 16th.

Directions for Ordering Regalia and Supplies online – use the link below.   

  • Use the link below to visit our regalia vendor, Herff-Jones.
  • Select “Cap and Gown” – Order New
  • Select your college in the drop down box.
  • Select your degree if prompted. Otherwise, skip to the next step.
  • Use the links at the top of the page to order regalia only (Cap and Gown) or click on “Order Your Graduation Package” (optional-at additional cost).
  • Make your selections.
  • Proceed to checkout.
  • You will recieve an email confirmation after submitting your order (please submit only one cap and gown order).


Or you can place orders at GradFest:

Main campus:

Thursday, February 20                                               from 11a-1p, UAMS Student Union.

 Northwest Campus:  Friday, March 13              from 12-2p, Trammel Hall. 

Picking up your Student Regalia

Student regalia is scheduled to begin arriving at the end of April;  you will pick it up from your college and they will send details to you when it arrives on campus.   Andy additional items purchased will be shipped to you directly.


Renting Faculty Regalia

The deadline to submit faculty regalia orders is March 15, 2019.

UAMS Faculty should check with their respective college representative for information on how to order rental regalia:

College of Medicine    Tomika Tate      526. 4658

College of Pharmacy   Stephanie Jackson   686.5558

College of Public Health    Marie Walker   526.6697

College of Nursing    Ashley Bennett      296.1413

College of Health Professions   Rob Tolleson    686.5730

Faculty orders will be the Class Rental variety, which must be returned to your college coordinator after the Commencement ceremony.


Wearing Your Regalia

College of Medicine Slide Show: “The Appropriate Way to Wear Regalia” can be viewed at Convocation and Commencement Instructions.


If you have questions about the ceremony, want additional information, or wish to leave a comment, contact the UAMS Commencement Director, Dana Venhaus by email or at 501.296.1376.


Return to Academic Affairs