Caps, Gowns, Rings, and Announcements

Make your graduation an iconic experience.


Get Your Regalia

You can buy regalia in person at the George Mason Bookstore at the Fairfax Campus and Mason Square while in stock. Please see your regalia type below for deadlines.

Bachelors and Masters Regalia

Regalia is available for purchase in person at the George Mason Bookstore until graduation while supplies last.

Bachelors Outfit  (cap, gown, and tassel) 


Masters Outfit (cap, gown, tassel, and hood) 


Masters Degree Hood Color
Arts White
Education  Light Blue
Music  Pink
Public Health Salmon
Business Drab
Social Work Citron
Fine Arts Brown
Nursing Apricot
Engineering Orange
Science Gold
Health/Physical Education Sage Green
Public Administration/Policy Peacock Blue
decorated graduation cap
Show us your graduation cap!
Decorating one's graduation cap is just one way many graduates celebrate their big day. Take a photo of your cap and share it on social media!


Doctoral Regalia

Doctoral candidates may choose to either rent or purchase their doctoral regalia. It is strongly recommended you go to the bookstore for measurements whether you rent or buy doctoral regalia.

Doctoral Outfit Rental (cap, gown, tassel, hood)


Rent by March 31

Doctoral Outfit Purchase (cap, gown, tassel, hood)


Order by March 10

Rental Details

Doctoral Candidates needed to place their orders for rental regalia by March 31. After that date, you will have to pay the late fee of $25. Rented regalia must be picked up at the George Mason bookstore. You can start picking up your rental regalia on May 1. You will need to return the rentals back to the bookstore by May 13, 2024. If the rentals are not returned, you will be charged $973.


Personalized Announcements

Herff Jones announcements may be ordered online (two-week delivery).

Diploma Frames

Diploma frames are available for purchase via the George Mason Bookstore.

Herff Jones College Rings

Class rings are available through Herff Jones.

Graduation Photography and Videography

Graduates are photographed at the ceremonies by GradImages. Visit their website for details on picture packages and to view your photos after the ceremony.

Personalized graduation recordings are available through StageClip.