Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate students are required to purchase regalia for the ceremony in person or online from the CU Book Store.  

Regalia will be available for purchase at the cashiers in the lower level of the bookstore beginning November 1st.  The cost to purchase the regalia set, which includes the gown, cap, and degree tassel, is $24.99 (plus tax). Please view CU Bookstore's regalia pages for detailed product information. Regalia purchased is non-returnable. Other souvenir regalia packages are available for purchase.  For more information, call 303-492-6411 or 800-255-9168 ext. 4 or go to www.cubookstore.com.  Please note that this information is subject to change.

The CU Boulder undergraduate regalia from Jostens features the Elements Collection™, and is the only U.S. Certified Bio-Based regalia available in America.  Sourced from wood pulp, the fabric represents true sustainability, and is bio-degradable. 

Master's, Doctoral, and Law Students 

Master's, Doctoral, and Law Students wear rental attire from Jostens. Please view Jostens regalia pages for details on additional products available. 

Regalia for Masters students consists of a gown, hood, cap and tassel: $50
Regalia for Doctoral students consists of gown, hood, tam and tassel: $58

The deadline to order your regalia is 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, November 8th.  You may pick-up your reserved regalia in the University Memorial Center (UMC) Room 382-386 during the following times:

  • Tuesday, December 18 from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 19 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 20 from 7:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Friday, December 21 for regalia returns from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

You may purchase custom fine quality** regalia if you would like to have it for future use.  This may be ordered online or contact Jostens Customer Service: 800-854-7464; Eleanor Boudreau 303-779-0192
**Custom fine quality orders must be placed by November 10th for the Winter Conferral Ceremonies.

Please note that this information is subject to change.  Jostens is the officially approved provider of rental regalia by University of Colorado Boulder and there are no substitutions.  

Please note: Your gown, hood, and tam is scanned for inventory purposes, and needs to be returned during the above times. Failure to return rental items will result in charges up to $529.00.

Master caps and tassels are yours to keep!​