In order to participate in the ceremony, students must wear appropriate regalia. Anyone without regalia will not be allowed to walk in the ceremony.

UWF Graduate

Caps, Gowns, Tassels & Hoods


To place an order for caps & gowns, please visit:

To arrange to have your pre-order for the May 2nd ceremony shipped to you, please visit:

If you choose to return your pre-ordered cap and gown, please visit:

Graduation regalia and accessories purchased in-store after June 4th, 2020 are not eligible for returns. 

Special Additions

When ordering special additions (stoles, pins, sashes, cords, hood colors, etc.) for graduation make sure you know the Academic Colors recognized for honor societies, organizations and graduate hoods at UWF. 


Undergraduate students should wear the tassel on the right side of the cap. After all the undergraduate degrees are conferred, the President will ask students to participate in the traditional “changing of the tassel ritual” in which the tassel is moved to the left side of the cap. 

Graduate students should wear the tassel on the left side of the cap.

Dress Code

While there is no formal dress code, students should dress appropriately for this symbolic occasion. Students should not wear athletic shoes, flip flops, jeans, or shorts.