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Information on Caps & Gowns

Academic regalia is handled through the Bookstore.  All prospective graduates are expected to wear official Lehigh regalia.  To order your cap, gown and hood, go to the following web site:  

Click on “Order a Cap & Gown” to rent your outfit. Pricing information is available on site. Please order by Sunday, March 23. The site will close at 11:59 p.m. on March 23 and reopen on March 29. Orders placed from March 29 to April 11 will incur a late fee. The final day to order regalia is April 11. Regalia may be picked up at the Bookstore beginning Wednesday, April 30.

Click on “Order Custom Regalia” to purchase regalia and for information on buying your outfit.  Orders should be placed no later than Monday, March 24.

Graduation Announcements- Personalized announcements can be ordered on line at

Diploma Frames- Frames are available in the Bookstore for immediate pick-up or may be ordered online and shipped to your home.

Graduation Gifts- Can be purchased at the Bookstore or online.

Questions?  Please call the Bookstore at 610-758-3375 or e-mail us at

Bookstore Hours for Commencement Weekend-
Thursday & Friday, May 15 & 16 - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 17 - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 18 - 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday, May 19 - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


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