Academic Regalia

Academic Regalia will be available for pick up at the Campus Bookstore on the first floor of the Howe Center on the following dates: May 11th–14th from 11 a.m.–7:30 p.m.; May 15th & 16th from 11 a.m.–4 p.m.; May 18th from 11 a.m.–7:30 p.m; May 19th from 11 a.m.–7 p.m.

Academic Regalia (cap, gown and hood) is required to participate in the Commencement Ceremony and (if applicable) the PhD Hooding Ceremony.

 
 

Where can I order my academic regalia?

Orders can be placed through the Herff Jones website, collegegrad.herffjones.com. You must search for "Stevens Institute of Technology" and then follow the instructions.  Click on the CAP AND HOOD tab to order your free academic regalia.  NOTE: Your academic regalia is free and it is yours to keep after the commencement ceremonies.  In addition to ordering your free Academic Regalia, you may also order Announcements, Diploma Frames or Graduation Packages on the same site, but please note that these items must be purchased and will come at a cost. Your Academic Regalia will be free regardless of any additional items or package you choose.

 

When do I pick up my academic regalia?

Academic Regalia will be available for pick up at the Campus Bookstore on the first floor of the Howe Center on the following dates: May 11th–May 14th from 11 a.m.–7:30 p.m.; May 15th &16th 11 a.m.–4 p.m.; May 18th from from 11 a.m–7:30 p.m.; May19th from 11 a.m–7 p.m.

 

What do I wear if I’m graduating with honors?

Students graduating with academic honors wear the same attire as the other graduates. 

 

Can I purchase a “15” tassel for my cap?

Yes, the Stevens tassel is available for purchase at the Campus Bookstore. 

 

What do the color designations on my academic hood mean?

All graduates receive an academic hood upon graduation.  The academic hood color designations are listed below.

 

All Ph.D.:  dark blue

 

Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science

Bachelor of Engineering: orange 

Bachelor of Science: yellow

Master of Engineering: orange 

Master of Science: yellow

 

College of Arts and Letters

Bachelor of Arts: white 

Master of Arts:  white

 

School of Systems and Enterprises

Bachelor of Engineering: orange 

Master of Engineering: orange

 

Wesley J. Howe School of Technology Management

Bachelor of Science: yellow 

Bachelor of Engineering: orange

Master of Science: yellow

Master of Business Administration: taupe

 

Do you have additional questions about academic regalia?

Please contact the Campus Bookstore at 201-216-5101.