Fall 2017 Graduation Date Information

Deadline for Graduation Application | October 1

Graduation Salute | October 25 - 27

Deadline for Departmental Orders | October 20

Deadline for Faculty Orders | October 20

Deadline for Homeship for Bachelor | November 23
for Masters & Doctorates | November 9

Graduation Distribution | December 13-15

Graduation Days |  Details at Student/Faculty Page

Deadline for Faculty Rental Returns | December 22





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Graduation Date |  December 16

Applying to Graduate

Students must apply by the deadline to be included in the commencement program. Students graduating in the spring or the following summer are invited to attend spring commencement.

Graduation TermApplication Deadlines
SpringMarch 1
SummerJuly 1
FallOctober 1


Graduate Salute

  • October 25 | 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • October 26 | 10:00am - 6:00pm
  • October 27 | 10:00am - 6:00pm

During Graduate Salute, you can

  • Pick up your Gown, Cap & Tassel. (See Instructions Here)
  • Order official U of A class rings, announcements, & diploma frames. Special promotional pricing is available only during grad salute.
  • Receive a FREE, no obligation portrait sitting. Please come dressed and prepared to take a picture.
  • Enter to win a free diploma frame and Razorback gear compliments of the University Bookstore, Alumni Association, & Senior Class Gift.


Graduate Distribution

Pick up your gown, cap and tassel at the Bookstore on these dates.

  • December 13 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • December 14 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • December 15 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • December 16 | 7:30am - 12:00pm

This is your last chance to pick up your Regalia(See Instructions Here) before graduation or make any last minute exchanges for sizes. Portrait sittings, Jostens representatives, and other vendors are only available during Graduate Salute and not during Graduation Distribution.



Commencement Times, Dates and Locations

All Colleges
December 16 | 9:00am | Bud Walton Arena



Important Links & Information



Graduation FAQ



Graduation Gift & Accessories



Questions about Regalia and Graduation Accessories?
Call: (479) 575-2999 | Email

Faculty

Graduation Date | December 16






Deadlines

Deadline for Departmental Stoles, Cords, Regalia Order and Delivery | October 20
Last day to Place Faculty Custom Regalia Rental | October 20
Last day to Return Regalia without a Fee | December 22



Graduate Distribution

Pick up your rental regalia at the Bookstore on these dates.

  • December 13 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • December 14 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • December 15 | 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • December 16 | 7:30am - 12:00pm

Payment for rental regalia is due at the time of pickup. The Bookstore accepts cash, check, all major credit cards & Pcards. If your department pays for your regalia please have the payment information on hand.

Please note: the Bookstore no longer accepts blanket PO's unless special arrangements have been made beforehand.



Commencement Times, Dates and Locations

All Colleges
December 16 | 9:00am | Bud Walton Arena



Graduation FAQ

When is graduation?

Graduation is December 16. — See Details Here.

How do I order regalia?

Faculty can order regalia by visiting our website and clicking on the "Rent Faculty Regalia" link. Faculty and staff must login using their UARK username and password. If faculty have ordered before their previous order information will be displayed. They can then either edit their information, or submit their order. Any edits will need to be submitted before the order can be submitted. Faculty with no previous order history will have the option to complete their information in the blank fields. All required information will need to be submitted before they can submit their order. All information edits will receive email confirmations as well as all submitted order. An order is not submitted unless you receive and email confirmation of the submitted order.

How can I pay for regalia?

Payment for rental regalia is due at the time of pickup. The Bookstore accepts cash, check, all major credit cards, and departmental blanket PO numbers. If your department pays for your regalia please have the payment information on hand. Please note: In accordance with university policy the Bookstore does not keep department blanket PO information on file!


Regalia Prices:

Bachelor Gown | $19.50
Bachelor Hood | $21.50
Bachelor Unit | $27.25

Master Gown | $20.00
Master Hood | $23.70
Master Unit w/o Hood | $27.25

Doctor Gown | $23.60
Doctor Hood | $23.75
Doctor Unit w/o Hood | $31.25

Tassel (Any color) | $3.10
Faculty Cap | $4.60

* Unit (Cap, Gown, and Tassel)

When and where do I need to return my regalia?

The deadline to return all rental regalia for Fall Graduation is December 22. Returns after this date are subject to a late fee.

After commencement please return all rental regalia (including cap, gown, tassel, and hood) to the Supply Department cashier counter located just to the right of the Bookstore’s main entrance. Please confirm with the attendant that all items have been returned in full and that there are no issues. You should also receive an email confirmation of the return.

Note to departments returning regalia in bulk: Regalia for faculty MUST be complete, individually packaged, and labeled. Failure to do so will significantly delay the return process and could result in issues crediting faculty correctly. Please have department representatives stay throughout the return process to ensure that all faculty regalia is matched correctly.



Questions about Regalia and Graduation Accessories?
Call: (479) 575-2999 | Email