University of Vermont

Ceremonial Events - Commencement


Commencement 2006

Caps and Gowns
Regalia for the 202nd Commencement ceremony will be available at the UVM Bookstore beginning Monday, April 10. Pre-orders are not necessary.
If you require special gown sizing, please contact the Bookstore to assure that you will have a gown that fits you.

Student Regalia:
Prices for students are as follows:

BACHELORS: cap, gown, tassel, stole -- $60.00 complete
MASTERS: cap, gown, tassel, hood -- $60.00 complete
PhD: cap, gown, tassel, hood -- $70.00 complete

Faculty Regalia:
Faculty may rent regalia for a fee of $47.00. Orders must be placed by Wednesday, May 3.

Other items available at the UVM Bookstore:

  • Non-Personalized Announcements: Non-personalized announcements will be available at $1.40 each. (Date TBA)
  • Personalized Announcements: Personalized announcement forms are available at the Bookstore now. Prices vary. Please allow 3 weeks to process personalized orders.
  • Frames: Diploma frames are on display at the Bookstore and are available for bachelors, masters and Ph.D. degrees.

Senior Celebration
Senior Celebration at the UVM Bookstore is Wednesday, April 12, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Join the fun and pick-up your cap and gown, diploma frame, and announcements while enjoying some refreshments and entertainment. The Top Cats will perform between 12 and 1 p.m. and their latest CD will be available for purchase. Also, all diploma frames will be discounted 25% that day, and a special hat and T-shirt will be available.

Class Rings
A representative from ArtCarved Balfour will be at the UVM Bookstore Wednesday, April 12, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (during Senior Celebration) for those wishing to order class rings.

As more information becomes available it will be added to this Web site. Please check back.

Contact information:

Phone: (802) 656-3290 or toll free (800) 331-7305
Semester hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Sat 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Commencement weekend hours:
Sat (5/21) 10:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m., and Sun (5/22) 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
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