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Student Gown Rental and Grad Pack Information

Important Dates for Fall 2018

Official UC Davis commencement apparel consists of a custom UC Davis gown, cap, and tassel. All other available accessories are optional. Please see the links below for rental and pack pricing.

  • September 3 – Online rental begins for students participating in the December ceremony.
  • November 1 – Pre-order deadline – Undergraduates
    • Rental pricing increases $15 after this date.
  • December 5–14 – Cap and Gown Distribution – Campus Store, Lower Level, 9 a.m.–5:45 p.m.
  • December 15 – Last minute on-site gown pickup – Gown Tent at the Pavilion, 8–10 a.m.

Gown and Hood Return

The collection station for student gowns will be located in the plaza between the Pavilion and the ARC, approximately ½ hour before the end of the ceremony until approximately 1 hour afterward. Gowns not returned either after the ceremony or to the Campus Store by the Monday following the ceremony weekend will be subject to late return fee, beginning at $5 and increasing by $5 each week.

Student Gown Rental and Grad Pack Pricing

You can view pricing and all items available for purchase in the pdf listed below. Click on the flier associated with your degree for correct pricing. If you are having issues accessing the pdf, please email us at [email protected].