FORDHAM UNIVERSITY COMMENCEMENT MAY 2013
To: Degree Candidates from the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Re: Ordering Academic Apparel
Rented academic apparel for Fordham University is provided by the College Division of Herff Jones.
|Master Black Cap & Gown, Tassel, & Hood Unit
|Doctor Fordham Maroon Tam & Gown & Hood Unit
PLACING ORDERS ONLINE: All orders must be placed online at www.herffjones.com/college/fordham. Orders must be submitted no later than 12:00 midnight on SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 2013. Your order will be available ONLY at the campus you select. Be sure to print and save your online order confirmation. You must present your confirmation and photo I.D. at the Distribution site to claim your order. You may send someone else to pick up your apparel as long as they have your confirmation and written permission to do so.
DISTRIBUTION: Apparel will be available for pick up only at the campus you checked on the order form (i.e., Rose Hill, Lincoln Center, or Westchester) and at the following dates and times:
WESTCHESTER CAMPUS: Ground Floor-G12
Wednesday May 8, 2013 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
LINCOLN CENTER CAMPUS: McMahon Lounge, McMahon Residence Hall
Saturday May 11, 2013 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday May 17, 2013 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
ROSE HILL CAMPUS: McGinley Center, Commuter Lounge, Basement Level
Thursday May 16, 2013 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday May 17, 2013 12:00 noon to 3:00 p.m.
Saturday May 18, 2013 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
RETURNING ACADEMIC ATTIRE: All rented academic attire must be returned immediately following your diploma ceremonies to the Commuter Lounge in the basement of McGinley Center.
CANCELLATIONS: Rental orders may be canceled and rental fee refunds requested, but the request must be received in writing at Herff Jones, Inc. by 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
IF YOU DO NOT ORDER BY THE SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 2013 DEADLINE, extra apparel will be available at the distribution site above on a first come, first served basis only and regrettably cannot be guaranteed. In particular, please be aware that Fordham maroon doctoral stock is limited. An $8 (cash only) late fee will be charged, and the rental fee must also be paid in cash only.