May 2021 Commencement Regalia Information Now Available for Faculty, Staff


Seating for faculty during the May 2021 commencement ceremonies will be limited. Faculty interested in attending must contact their Dean’s Office. Faculty and staff who need rental regalia must order by April 8. To order regalia, visit and follow the directions provided. Select the appropriate regalia and submit the payment through PayPal or a major credit card.

Faculty and staff may have their regalia shipped directly to their home with an additional $15.95 shipping charge, or regalia may be shipped to the University with no shipping charge and picked up at regalia distribution prior to the commencement ceremonies, beginning May 14. All orders for regalia must be submitted no later than April 8. Late orders will not be accepted. All rental regalia must be returned immediately following the ceremony of attendance. Regalia return will be located in the Student Recreation Center at the south end of the track.

For questions regarding regalia, visit the vendor’s frequently asked questions page, or contact the vendor at (800) 433-0296.

The ceremonies are scheduled as follows:

Friday, May 14:
2 p.m. – College of Education, Health and Human Studies (Elementary, Early and Special Education, Leadership, Middle and Secondary Education, Psychology & Counseling)
6 p.m. – College of Education, Health and Human Studies (Child and Family Studies, Communication Disorders, Kinesiology, Nutrition and Recreation, Nursing); and Holland College of Arts and Media

Saturday, May 15:
10 a.m. – Harrison College of Business and Computing
2 p.m. – College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
6 p.m. – College of Humanities and Social Sciences

For information about commencement, contact the Registrar’s Office at or (573) 651-2250.