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Bookstore Graduation Center


Dates and pricing will be updated soon, please check back 

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


WINTER 2018 CAP & GOWN PRICES (without tax) 


Bachelor Cap, Gown & Black Tassel            $PRICE WILL BE UPDATED SOON

Souvenir Tassel (2016 Black & Gold)           $9.99


A $25.00 expedited shipping fee will be charged for any order placed starting March 10.  The Cap and Gown site will shut down for ordering after March 18.   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 December 19th.


*Early Distribution only for Students who pre-order on campus or online by March 2 may start to pick up on Wednesday, May 2.   All other students may pick up their cap & gown starting Thursday, May 3.    


Wednesday, May 2 and Thursday, May 3            11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Friday, May 4                                        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 starting March 3 until March 18 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 October 4th.  Steins will be available when you pick up your Cap & Gown in December.


*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