Cap/Gown/Hoods/Tassels - SUNY Cortland


Caps and Gowns

To obtain a cap, gown, hood and tassel, students should first apply to graduate using myRedDragon by March 1 to have their name appear in the Commencement program.

Once a student has applied for a degree, students can purchase caps and gowns, hoods, tassels, flowers, Commencement announcements, class rings, diploma frames and other gift items relating to Commencement.

You can order your cap, gown and tassel at any time via The College Store website

Masters Gown:  $40.00, Cap:  $9.50, Hood:  $30.00 and Tassel:  $4.50

Please Note: Cap, gown, hood, tassel, and diploma cover are required for participation. Students who plan to borrow a cap and gown, must purchase a diploma cover to participate in the ceremony. 

College Store Hours
Monday: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Phone: 607-753-4621
Fax: 607-753-5734
E-Mail: ASC College Store Website

Please note: Commencement is a formal ceremony, please dress accordingly. The general rule is light weight, non-restricting clothes. Men do not have to wear jackets, but should wear a shirt and tie. Students are requested not to wear shorts, overalls, sandals or sneakers.