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UC Ph.D. faculty hoods are available at no cost for commencement ceremonies

Commencement Attire

Special Services coordinates the rental of faculty commencement attire. Faculty gowns, caps, tassels, and UC Ph.D. faculty hoods are available at no cost for commencement ceremonies. They should be requested by the specified deadline for each commencement. For sizes, deadlines and ordering information, visit the caps and gowns site.

Note: Student commencement attire and non-UC hoods are rented from UC Davis Stores.

Pick-up/delivery

Faculty rentals can be picked up from "will-call" at the Central Storehouse, or delivered to the department for a nominal charge. Please contact us for delivery charge information.

Returns

It is the responsibility of each individual to return his or her gown, cap, hood and tassel to the Special Events room adjacent to the commencement ceremony area.

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