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Regalia is the ceremonial attire you will wear during the Commencement ceremony. Find all the details about ordering your Regalia in person or online here. Once Commencement is over, your regalia is yours to keep!

The Grad Fair, hosted by the UWA Bookstore, is an event where you can order your Regalia. Once you've submitted your Application for Degree, the Grad Fair dates are sent your way in your mailed Commencement letter as well as via email. 

2021 Fall Grad Fair will be held on October 6th

2022 Spring Grad Fair will be held on March 2nd

If you are unable to attend the Grad fair, you can order your regalia online! Click here to order. 
You will need to know your degree information to place your online order. 

You must order your regalia by the assigned deadline to ensure you receive it in time for the Commencement ceremony. These deadlines can be found in your commencement communication via email and mail

Fall Commencement Deadline: November 5. 2021
Spring Commencement Deadline: April 1, 2022

Commencement is a formal event with a formal dress code. Graduates should wear dark shoes and clothes that harmonize with academic regalia. 

  • For Men: dark pants, tie, and shoes
  • For Women: Dark dress, or pants, and shoes
  • Honor Stoles, cords, and medallions that are approved will be welcomed during the ceremony. See the full approved list in your commencement communications received in the mail and your UWA email.

GRADUATING STUDENT CHECKLIST Finished with your application? Head back to the checklist HERE to move on to the next step:
Planning your Commencement Weekend. 

Graduates or Guests requiring ADA Accommodations or Assistance for the ceremony or other events should email, to make arrangements.