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Caps and Gowns










Caps and Gowns


 

Bachelor's Candidates 

FCRH, GSB, FCLC, and PCS 

Caps and gowns for undergraduates are provided by the University and distributed during the Graduate Salutes in April. Caps and gowns that were pre–ordered will be available only at the Graduate Salute campus location selected for your school.  Orders must be placed before midnight on Friday, March 8 at
www.herffjones.com/college/fordham

At the Graduate Salutes, graduates will have an opportunity to purchase Senior Week tickets, personalized announcements, rings and diploma frames, and may meet representatives from the Deans' offices, the Office of
Alumni Relations and the Office of Career Services. In order to participate in the Graduate Salutes, student accounts must be paid in full or appropriate arrangements made. 

Graduates who did not place an order prior to the Friday, March 8 deadline may still attend the Graduate Salutes.  Extra caps and gowns will be available at that time on a first come, first served basis at Lincoln Center and Rose Hill only.

Graduates may also pick up caps and gowns in May, however, an $8 late fee (cash only) will be charged for a May pickup.  For late distribution, students may come to the Commuter Lounge in McGinley Center Basement at Rose Hill on Thursday, May 16, 4 to 7p.m., Friday May 17, 12 to 3 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, 8 to 10 a.m.

2013 Dates & Locations 
Bachelor's Candidates


Lincoln Center Graduate Salute (FCLC and PCS) 
Lowenstein Building
Second Floor Student Lounge
Please note: FCLC Students must begin in the Third Floor Lounge
Wednesday, April 10
5 – 7 p.m.
Thursday, April 11
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Rose Hill Graduate Salute
(FCRH, GSB, and PCS)
McGinley Center Ballroom
Monday, April 15
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tuesday, April 16
4 – 7 p.m. 

Westchester Distributions
(PCS)
Room 204
Wednesday, April 17
3 – 7 p.m.
Thursday, April 18
3 – 7 p.m.

Master's and Doctoral Candidates (GBA, GED, GSAS, GRE, GSS and LAW) and Faculty/ Administrators

Graduates of the School of Law should place their orders for rental attire before the Friday, March 22 deadline.

Graduates of the other graduate and professional schools (GBA, GED, GSAS, GRE and GSS) must place their orders for rental attire before midnight on Sunday, April 7 at
www.herffjones.com/college/fordham.

Faculty and administrators must place their orders for rental attire before midnight on Sunday, April 7 at
http://www1.herffjones.com/capgown/facultydirect/.  Law faculty and administrators place orders through the Law School's Office of Student Affairs.

Graduate students and faculty/administrators who do not order academic attire by deadline dates listed above may come to the distributions below. Some extra apparel will be available on a first come, first served basis at the distribution sites. Extras will be distributed for cash only, and an $8 late fee (cash only) will be charged.

Distribution for Graduate Students
Academic attire may be picked up only at the distribution site indicated on the order form at the times and dates below:

Westchester Campus
Ground Floor Room G-12
Wednesday, May 8
4 – 7 p.m.

Rose Hill Campus
Commuter Lounge
McGinley Center Basement
Thursday, May 16
4 – 7 p.m.
Friday, May 17
12 – 3 p.m.
Saturday, May 18
8 – 10 a.m.

Lincoln Center Campus 
School of Law Only
Platt Atrium
Thursday, April 25
2 – 6 p.m
Franny's Space, Ground Floor, Lowenstein Center
Thursday, May 16
4 – 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 19
8 – 9 a.m.

Lincoln Center Campus
Graduate School of Social Service Only
White Box Studio, Ground Floor, Lowenstein Center
Saturday, May 11
Noon – 2 p.m.
Friday, May 17
4 – 6 p.m. 
Monday, May 20
1 – 2 p.m.

Lincoln Center Campus

Other Graduate and Professional Schools
(GBA, GED, GSAS and GRRE)
McMahon Lounge 
McMahon Residence Hall 
Saturday, May 11
3 – 5 p.m. 
Friday, May 17
1 –  3 p.m. 
Sunday, May 19 (GBA ONLY)
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.


Distribution for Faculty/Administrators
Preordered academic attire may be picked up only at the distribution site indicated on the order form at the time and dates below: 

Weschester Campus 
Ground Floor, Room G-12 
Wednesday, May 8
4 – 7 p.m.

Rose Hill Campus 
McGinley Center, 2nd Floor
Office of Student Leadership and Community Development
Thursday, May 9
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday, May 10
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lincoln Center Campus 
Lowenstein Center, Room 224
Thursday, May 9
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday, May 10
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Faculty/administrators who did not order academic attire by the deadline dates may come to the distributions below. Some extra apparel will be available on a first come, first served basis at the distribution sites. Extras will be distributed for cash only, and an $8 late fee (cash only) will be charged.

Lincoln Center Campus 
McMahon Lounge 
McMahon Residence Hall 
Saturday, May 11
3 – 5 p.m. 
Friday, May 17 
1 –  3 p.m. 

Rose Hill Campus
Commuter Lounge
McGinley Center Basement
Thursday, May 16
4 – 7 p.m.
Friday, May 17
12 – 3 p.m.
Saturday, May 18 
8 – 10 a.m.


Returning Caps and Gowns

All rented academic attire must be returned immediately after each school's diploma ceremony. 
(Bachelor's gowns are keeper gowns and do not need to be returned.) 

GSAS, GED and GRRE graduates return their gowns to the Student Lounge in the McGinley Center basement at Rose Hill after their diploma ceremonies on Saturday, May 19.

GBA graduates return their gowns at the McMahon Hall Lounge at the Lincoln Center Campus following their diploma ceremony on Sunday, May 19.

LAW graduates return their gowns at Radio City Music Hall following their diploma ceremony on Sunday, May 19.

GSS graduates return their gowns at the White Box Studio in the Lowenstein Building at the Lincoln Center Campus following their diploma ceremony on Monday, May 20.

For additional information, contact:

Steve Clarke
Herff Jones, Inc.
Phone: (516) 223-2572
E–mail:
Thegraduateguy@aol.com.

 

 
 

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