Candidates for graduation must purchase and wear Salisbury University regalia, adhere to the regalia guidelines, and comply with related processes in order to participate in Commencement. Graduates choosing not to abide by the regalia guidelines will be asked to leave the assembly area and will not be permitted to participate in the Commencement ceremony.
October 8 – 11
Order your Commencement regalia at the Graduation Fair at the Salisbury University Bookstore. Place your order for your gown, hood, and mortar board (cap), and order sashes and cords at this one-stop graduation event.
November 12 – 15
All students approved for graduation who choose to participate in Commencement must purchase regalia at the graduation pick-up event at the Salisbury University Bookstore. Candidates will receive guest tickets with the purchase of regalia at the Bookstore event. Candidates are not permitted to use previously worn regalia or to share regalia with another graduate.
Student Regalia Pricing
|Type of Regalia||Price|
|Bachelor’s gown, hood, mortar board and tassel:||$40.65 plus tax|
|Master’s gown, hood, mortar board and tassel:||$42.75 plus tax|
|Doctoral gown, hood, mortar board and tassel rental:||$64.00 plus tax|
|Doctoral tam and tassel purchase:||$102.00 plus tax|
Honor Cords for Latin Honors (undergraduates only)
Candidates for the Bachelor’s degree who earn Latin honors will receive an honor cord at no cost. To be eligible for Latin honors, students must complete a minimum of 56 graded hours of work at Salisbury University, in which at least 30 hours of 300/400-level courses are completed with grades of A, B or C, and must meet the following grade point averages:
- Cum Laude – 3.50 GPA - Maroon cord
- Magna Cum Laude – 3.70 GPA - Maroon and white variegated cord
Summa Cum Laude – 3.90 GPA - Maroon and gold variegated cord