Academic Attire  (e.g., Caps, Tassels, and Gowns): 

 

  • Graduates are required to wear a bachelor's gown, a black cap, and the appropriate color tassel. 
  • Graduates who are a member of the United States Armed Forces, are welcome to wear uniforms. Graduates who need to wear specific attire for religious or cultural purposes (e.g., hijab, etc.) are welcome to do so. 
  • Your cap should be worn level, not tilted. Your gown should hang freely from the shoulders. Appropriate business clothing should be worn under your gown. 
  • Academic attire can be purchased from the University Book Store in the Memorial Union during regular business hours or via their website (http://www.isubookstore.com/MerchList.aspx?ID=8392)  
    • Delivery options included shipping or pick-up in store.
    • Important Dates
      • December 12th, 2022-Last Day for Ground Shipping (Contiguous United States)
      • December 13th, 2022- Last Day for 2nd Day Air Shipping
      • December 14th, 2022- Last Day for Next Day Air Shipping
    • Iowa State Bookstore will always have product in stock to purchase without wait.