Commencement Attire And Announcements

 

Attire and Announcements

Cap & Gown

Candidates participating in commencement must wear appropriate attire. You may purchase regalia at the Falcon Shop four weeks prior to commencement or through Herff Joneslink . If you already have a cap and gown, please remember, it must be black. If it is not black, you will not be allowed to participate in commencement. Tassels must be purchased at the Falcon Shop.  The Falcon Shop is located in the University Center and you may contact them at 715-425-3962 or bookstore@uwrf.edumail.

Graduate Students

  • Receiving a masters degree must also order a hood through the Falcon Shop.
  • Regalia must be pre-ordered by November 1 for the Fall ceremony and March 25 for the Spring ceremony.
  • Please check with the Falcon Shop regarding the color of the hood for their degree.
  • Flowers and decorative jewelry may not be worn on the academic gown.

College

Appropriate Tassel Color

College of Agriculture, Food & Environmental Sciences

Maize

College of Arts & Sciences

White

College of Business & Economics

Bronze

College of Education; Education Students

Blue

College of Education; Social Work Students

White

Graduate College

Area of Study


Announcements

Personalized commencement announcements may be ordered through the Falcon Shop. Blank commencement announcements may also be purchased at the Falcon Shop.

For questions regarding Commencement attire or announcements, please contact the Falcon Shop at (715) 425-3962.


University of Wisconsin-River Falls
410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls WI 54022 USA
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