Student caps and gowns for the spring 2021 virtual commencement ceremonies are on sale beginning March 22 along with other graduation accessories as listed below.
Though caps and gowns aren't required for a virtual ceremony as graduates will not be gathering in person on commencement day, caps, gowns, and accessories are available to purchase if desired for private family celebrations and home photos. Additionally, there will be opportunities to safely take pictures on campus in your regalia individually and with friends during the weeks leading up to graduation. Details are forthcoming.
See PURCHASE OPTIONS below for order deadlines.
The Buffalo State tassel is black and orange.
Search tip: On the Herff Jones website, search specifically Buffalo State.
Contact the Bookstore via e-mail, email@example.com, with any student regalia questions. Orders are not taken via phone or e-mail.
Bachelor's degree candidates who qualify for the gold honors cord at the commencement ceremony and who applied for their degree with the Registrar's Office by the appropriate deadlines will receive congratulatory letters from Provost Mayrose in their Buffalo State student e-mail later in the spring semester in time for purchasing the gold cord. See Gold honors cord eligibility.
Students who receive the Honors Convocation e-mail are not necessarily eligible for the gold honors cord at commencement. These two honors are distinct and separate. See Honors Convocation.
Sales tax is included in pricing. All are available for online order, or in-store purchase.
The official colors for the master's degree hood velvet trim are:
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