Cap and Gown


All commencement participants must have appropriate academic apparel. 

All apparel is provided by Oak Hall. The online registration form will be open May 2 - 22.

Grad Fair

Held at the North Creek Events Center, Grad Fair is where graduating students can pick up their commencement apparel and guest tickets. The 2016 Grad Fair will take place May 24, 25, 26 from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. at the North Creek Events Center which is located on the east side of the UW Bothell campus.

Purchase Prices

There is no fee to participate in the Commencement Ceremony. However, all participants are responsible for purchasing their cap, gown, and tassel.

Bachelors: (includes black gown emblazoned with the UW Seal, mortarboard, degree colored tassel): $53

Masters: (includes black masters gown, mortarboard, black tassel, degree-colored hood): $80

Additional Tassel: $8.00
Keychain Tassel: $8.00
Bling/Status Tassel: $10.00
Stole of Gratitude (Purple): $34.00
Stole of Gratitude (Gold): $34.00

Apparel Refunds

Refunds for apparel will be granted on cancellations on or before May 22 by completing the Refund Form.



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