Cap and Gown

Caps & Gowns:

Undergraduate and Masters purchases (purchase only)

  • Bachelor Unit (gown, cap, and tassel) - $36.00
  • Master Unit (gown, hood, cap and tassel) - $66.00

There are three ways to order:

  • Visit the Cap and Gown counter – ND Bookstore - 2nd floor 
  • Call (574) 631-3012 (9 a.m.–5 p.m.) 7 days a week 
  • Order online at ( ONLY for orders to be shipped out of the local area.

St. Michael’s will press your gown for the big weekend! (Please indicate when ordering.) Pick-up from St. Michael’s beginning April 18 (Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m.–4 p.m.)


Doctoral – Law and PhD (Rental or Purchase)

  • Doctoral Rental Unit - (gown, hood, tam and souvenir tassel) - $128.00

Questions? Please call Trish Aschenbrenner at (574) 631-1399 or
Rentals must be completed by April 8 to ensure on-time delivery
Rental gown pick-up – Monday, May 9 through Saturday, May 14

  • Doctoral Purchase Unit – (gown, hood, and tam) - $999.00
    At this time, Doctoral Purchases will not be shipped until June 2022

Questions? Please call Trish Aschenbrenner at (574) 631-1399 or

Purchases must be completed by the deadlines to ensure on-time delivery.

After the deadlines, sizes cannot be guaranteed

The undergraduate and master's gowns are made from 100% recycled material (23 plastic water bottles).

Be a part of the University of Notre Dame tradition by wearing the Stole of Gratitude and presenting it to those who have made a significant difference in your life. ($37.00) 

International Stoles will be available to order at the Notre Dame Hammes Bookstore. ($37.00)