Graduation Fair

The Graduation Fair has been canceled due to the Coronavirus.

You may order your caps, gowns, etc. at the following link:  


Attend the Graduation Fair
March 17, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Notre Dame Hammes Bookstore

Everything you need for graduation...all in one place! 

  • Purchase or rent your cap and gown
    • Bachelor Unit (gown, cap, and tassel) - $35.00

    • Master Unit (gown, hood, cap and tassel) - $65.00

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

  • Order graduation announcements
  • Have a professional or cap and gown portrait taken
  • Have your gown pressed for the big day
  • Senior Week information
  • Learn how the Notre Dame family lives on after graduation
  • Guest with special needs? We will have information for you
  • Visit Financial Aid representatives for information about your student loans

Booths from the Alumni Association, Senior Legacy, Financial Aid, and more will answer questions and provide crucial information. Vendors for regalia, class rings, photography, and others will also be on hand to ensure a successful graduation experience. The Office of the Registrar staff will answer all of your graduation questions.

Prizes: Attend the GradFair and you could be eligible for: one free Master or one free undergraduate cap & gown set, a Stole of Gratitude,  $25 Laundry gift certificate, an Announcement Package C from CB announcements, Hoodies with graduates names; a photo package from GradImages, or a Diploma Frame!

If you cannot attend the Graduation Fair, information will be posted soon regarding how to order your cap & gown, etc.

*Student doctor purchases should be directed to Trish Aschenbrenner at or by calling 574-631-1399.  Price is approximately ($999.00) + tax, and includes the gown, hood, and tam. Orders should be placed by April 7, 2020 to ensure on-time delivery.