Regalia caps, gowns, and hoods are expected to be worn by all graduates during Commencement and recognition ceremonies.
Bookstores at the Kansas Union in Lawrence, the Edwards Campus, and the KU Medical Center are the official suppliers of regalia. Please refer to their websites for information:
March 27, 2017: Deadline for faculty to place rental orders
For more information:
Lawrence / Edwards Campus 785-864-4640
KU Medical Center–Kansas City 913-588-2548
School of Medicine–Wichita 316-293-2603
- Architecture, Design & Planning: light purple
- Business: light brown
- Education: light blue
- Engineering: orange
- Journalism: cardinal
- Health Professions: mint
- Liberal Arts & Sciences: white
- Music: pink
- Nursing: apricot
- Pharmacy: olive green
- Social Welfare: citron
Doctoral and master's candidates wear black tassels, law graduates wear purple.
Souvenir red and blue KU tassels are available for purchase.