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Academic Regalia

Undergraduate Candidates

Cap and Gown Details


Brown University uses Oak Hall sustainable cap and gowns made from GreenWeaver® 100% recycled plastic bottles.



Undergraduate candidates can begin picking up academic attire on April 22nd at the Grad Fair, located at Kasper Multipurpose Room.


After April 22nd, pickup will be available in the Brown Bookstore Textbook Department from 10AM to 5PM.


There is a $45 fee for academic attire.

Graduate Candidate Rentals - Master/PhD/AMS MD


Brown University uses Brown custom regalia for commencement.


Graduate candidates will be able to order their regalia online beginning Saturday, February 1st.

Save $35 if you order by April 10th; Prices on the website reflect the $35 savings.

Please contact Michelle Mare for questions or concerns.


Regalia can be picked up on or after Thursday, May 14th.


All rental regalia needs to be returned to the Brown Bookstore by Monday May 25th, or you will incur a $20 late fee.  Store hours on this day are 9AM-5PM.


Graduate Master Rental
Graduate PhD Rental
Graduate AMS MD Rental


Faculty, Visiting Faculty, Marshalls, Staff & Guests Rentals


Faculty/Staff will be able to order their regalia online beginning March 2nd.

Please place all orders by Friday, April 10th.

Please contact Michelle Mare for questions or concerns.


All orders placed before April 10th may pick up on May 14th.

All orders placed after April 10th may pick up on May 22nd.


Bachelor/Master Rental
MD Rental
Doctoral Rental

If you have any Regalia questions, contact Michelle Mare, [email protected].

Academic Regalia Purchase Pricing


To place your order, please choose from the listing below.


Masters Prices Medical Prices PhD Prices
Masters Brown Gown $289.00 MD Brown Gown $599.00 PhD Brown Gown $599.00
Masters Hood $158.00 MD Hood $189.00 PhD Hood $189.00
Masters Cap $48.00 MD Tam $128.00 PhD Tam $128.00


Manufacturer's shipping & handling fee of $15.95 will be added to each order.

Regalia is custom-made; please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery.

In the area? For in-store purchases, please email [email protected] to set up an appointment for a custom fitting.

For all Diploma Frame questions please email [email protected].

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