Cap & Gown Information - Hattiesburg
UPDATED FEB. 7, 2014
Caps and gowns may be ordered from Barnes & Noble at Southern Miss during regular business hours now for Spring 2014 Commencement. A late fee will be added to all cap and gown orders placed after March 21. In order to have regalia available at commencement, orders must be placed by April 11 although late fees will apply. Cap and Gown rental and late fees are non-refundable.
Southern Miss wants degree candidates to enjoy this milestone for years to come. Barnes & Noble @ Southern Miss will host Eagle Fest for spring degree candidates to have the convenience of taking care of all of their graduation needs at one time and place. Students may reserve your seat, order regalia, invitations, class rings, and visit with other campus representatives. While this event is not mandatory, students are encouraged to come enjoy Eagle Fest on the following dates:
Hattiesburg Campus (Barnes & Noble): February 26, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and February 27, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
USM Gulf Coast campus (Hardy Hall): February 25, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
CAP & GOWN PICK UP
Caps and gowns ordered at the Hattiesburg campus can be picked up at the Barnes & Noble Southern Miss Bookstore in the Thad Cochran Center, for candidates and faculty, beginning Tuesday, May 6 through Thursday, May 8 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Doctoral students can pick up regalia Friday Morning (May 9) in the J.B. George Speech & Hearing Sciences Building. Doctoral students are not issued a seating card for the ceremony.
**Students may request to have a third party pick up their cap, gown, and seating card with written permission and proper identification.** The third party individual can present written permission at the time of pick up.