GradFest is a traditional event held before Commencement celebrating students' success. Join the celebration while you pick up your cap, gown, and Commencement tickets. Be sure to visit all of the exhibitors, enjoy a slice of cake, and pick up your graduation gift from the Alumni Association.

Make sure to have your student ID ready when you are at GradFest!


GradFest - Fall 2014


Caps and Gowns

Advance orders and measurements are not necessary.

Bachelors: $31.50

Masters: $56.76

Above prices include tax and are special promotional pricing for GradFest. After GradFest, these prices will increase. Prices are subject to change without notice.

**Students borrowing a cap/gown MUST bring the item(s) with them to GradFest in order to be approved for use. If these items are not present, tickets will NOT be issued.**

There will be a professional photographer on site so come dressed to take a professional photograph in your cap & gown or grab your friends for a group picture! You can purchase photos for $1 at GradFest or purchase later on


Students participating in the December Commencement ceremonies will be issued a limited amount of guest tickets when they purchase their cap and gown. (Number of guest tickets issued per student for the December 2014 Commencement is to be determined.)

Graduation Announcements

Graduation Announcements may be ordered directly through the Signature Announcements website or through the Jostens website.

Alumni Apparel

The University Bookstore will be offering a 20% discount on Alumni apparel at GradFest.

Diploma Frames

Display your college diploma proudly with a diploma frame by University Frames. Visit the University Frames website and build your own frame to fit your style.



For information or conflicts regarding GradFest, please contact