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Caps and Gowns

Deadline: April 14, 2017

University Cap & Gown supplies academic regalia (tam, tassel, hood, and gown) for New England Law | Boston’s Commencement. Academic regalia is required for participation in the Commencement ceremony. If you plan to attend, you must register for your regalia through the online ordering site by Friday, April 14.

Register for your cap and gown here.

Graduates must pick up academic regalia the week of Commencement. Academic regalia will be available for pick-up on campus in classroom 502 on the following dates at the times indicated. Please bring your student ID for identification.

  • Tuesday, May 16, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 17, 1 p.m.–7 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 18, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

Regalia will be individually packaged with the student’s name affixed to the packaging. If a student is unable to get to the scheduled regalia distribution, another student may pick up regalia for that graduate but must bring the fellow graduate’s student ID or a copy of the receipt that was e-mailed from Build a Grad ( at the time of registration.

Following Commencement, University Cap & Gown representatives will be in the library to collect the academic regalia from graduates. Regalia must be returned by 3 p.m.

When you pick up your cap and gown, you will be eligible to receive a one-year complimentary membership to the New England Law | Boston Alumni Association. Stop by at the “Welcome to the New England Law Alumni Community” table in room 502, where you can sign up to join the online Alumni Community,  learn about Alumni Association benefits,  and complete the required graduate survey. You will receive a free gift from the Office of Alumni Relations. This will take only a few minutes before you get your cap and gown!