Academic Regalia


GreenWeaver Caps and Gowns

Stetson University proudly uses GreenWeaver recycled gowns from Oak Hall. The gowns are made from 100 percent post consumer plastic bottles. Graduates will also have an opportunity to recycle their gowns after the ceremony. The box for gown collection will be near the diploma pickup tables.

Master’s Regalia

Master’s regalia is available for purchase in store or online at the Stetson University Bookstore. Master’s regalia costs $74 plus tax and consists of a black gown, black cap, tassel with a custom Stetson University medallion and a hood. The hood color will match the degree you are receiving. Deadline to order is March 31st and orders will be available for pickup after April 20, 2015. The bookstore will have a temporary location setup inside the Hollis Center for last minute regalia  purchases.

Bachelor’s Regalia

Bachelor’s regalia is available for purchase in store or online at the Stetson University Bookstore. Bachelor’s regalia costs $43 plus tax and consists of a black gown, black cap and tassel with a custom Stetson University medallion. Deadline to order is March 31st and orders will be available for pickup after April 20, 2015. The bookstore will have a temporary location setup inside the Hollis Center for last minute regalia  purchases.

Honor Cords and Academic Accessories

Students who have earned a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 are presented with university honor cords of green and white. The honor cords will be distributed in the Hollis Center one hour prior to the Commencement ceremony. Staff from the Office of the Registrar will be available at this time to answer questions.

Students are permitted to wear additional academic accessories (cords, pins, stoles, medallions) from officially sanctioned Stetson University honor societies. Students will receive these accessories directly from the faculty sponsor.

Student Dress Code

Under their gowns, men should wear dark trousers and shoes, and a shirt with a collar. Women should wear dark slacks (or a skirt or dress) and low-heeled shoes.