Cap & Gown, Academic Regalia

To participate in in-person Commencement ceremonies and celebrations, all graduates must wear appropriate academic regalia.

Members of religious orders or commissioned U.S. military officers may wear their customary habit or dress uniform. Regalia gowns may not be altered or decorated.

Caps & gowns must be pre-purchased.  They are not available for on-site purchase.

Cap & Gown, Tassels

Caps can be decorated.

Purchase your cap, gown and tassel online through the UCI Alumni Association. Regalia purchases will be available some time early in Spring Quarter.

Purchase your cap, gown and tassel here »

Sashes & Stoles

University of California, Irvine graduation sashes and stoles representing UCI organizations or proclaiming a vocational aspiration may be worn with cap and gown. Wearing multiple stoles is permitted.

Recognitions of Achievement and Affiliation

Recognition cords, pins and medals awarded by UCI organizations and academic departments may be worn with cap and gown.