Bookstore Graduation Center


 Monday, March 3rd         11:00 a.m.  – 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, March 4th         11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, March 5th      11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


You will be able to purchase/order your Caps & Gowns, Personalized Announcements, College Rings, Personalized Mugs, and Diploma Frames. 


SPRING 2014 CAP & GOWN PRICES (without tax)


Master’s Cap, Gown & Black Tassel            $81.99

Doctoral Students’ Regalia                         $172.99

Souvenir Tassel (2014 Black & Gold)           $9.99


A $25.00 late fee will be charged for any order placed starting March 6th.  The Cap and Gown site will shut down for ordering on March 21st.   However, you will still be able to order your Personalized Announcements online.

Any student attending commencement is required to purchase/order a cap & gown from the UMBC Bookstore.  If you do not graduate, refunds are available on your Cap and Gown through May 19th.



*Early Distribution only for Students who pre-order on campus or online may start to pick up on Wednesday, April 30th.   All other students may pick up their cap & gown starting Thursday, May 1st.    


Wednesday, April 30th & Thursday, May 1st           11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Friday, May 2nd                                                    11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Caps/Gowns must be picked up on these days along with your Floor Pass.


Online ordering of cap and gowns can be placed until March 21st at


*Personalized Announcements:

May be ordered during the Grad Center or online at


*Personalized Steins:Samples and Order forms will be at the Grad Fair

This item can only be ordered during the Grad Center.  Deadline to order is March 5th  Steins will be available when you pick up your Cap & Gown in April/May.


*Diploma Frames:

Purchase/Order at Grad Center save $20.00 shipping and handling and receive a 10% discount at the Grad Center only or order online at   Big Savings – only at the UMBC Bookstore


*College Rings:  Order at Grad Center or online at