Caps & Gowns

All caps & gowns must be ordered by April 1, 2018.

Cap and gown orders must be completed here:

In-store pick-up of your order will begin on May 1, 2018. You must pickup your order by May 11, 2018 to ensure everything in your order is correct. All rentals must be returned to the BU bookstore prior to May 30th. Failure to do so will result in late charges, and a hold on your transcripts.

Click here for instruction on how to order your cap and gown.

Custom-made gowns, hoods, and cap/tam are available for purchase through Barnes & Noble; pricing is based on requirements. Custom orders may be placed at any time, but to ensure arrival by Commencement, orders must be made by March 21.  Please contact the BU Barnes & Noble at or 617-236-7402 to request an online order form.