Information about the Commencement Ceremony can be found on the Registrar's graduation webpage.


Beginning April 3, customers may order online from the Bookstore and have regalia shipped to a home or business address or call 1-800-ASU-WEAR (800-278-9327) to order. Customers can also come to the Bookstore at the end of Fall and Spring semesters to purchase regalia units. Regalia will be available at the Bookstore beginning April 30, 2018.

The Bookstore is not authorized to charge regalia items to a student's account. Prices listed do not include NC 6.75% sales tax.
• Bachelors units include cap, gown, and tassel. $52.99.
• Masters units include cap, gown, and tassel. $52.99. A Masters hood is required for the Commencement Ceremony. Hood $42.99.  Hood color is determined by the area of study/academic department. 

Cap, tassels, and hoods are available separately. Gowns are only sold within the unit.

Cap Only: $8.59
Tassel Only: $8.59

Shipping: $12

Honor Cords

The Bookstore does not sell Honor Cords. Honor Cords are available from the academic departments.

Doctor of Education Degree

EdD: Masters' Unit with EdD Hood is a special order item and must be ordered 6 weeks prior to date needed. Call 1-800-ASU-WEAR or 828-262-3070 to order.

Questions? Contact Tami Johnson.


Personalized announcements may be ordered online from the Jostens website. Personalized announcements will be shipped to the address indicated on the order. See Jostens website for ordering deadline.
Purchase standard Appalachian State University announcements in the Bookstore or from the Bookstore website at all times. 10 invitations, $11.99. Time and place cards are included. 

Class Rings

Order class rings online from the Jostens website.  OR

Order in person at the Bookstore during Jostens Ring Days.
Jostens representatives will be on the first floor of The Bookstore on the following dates. 
Graduation Fair February, 13,14,15 10 am - 4 pm


Diploma Frames

Select styles of diploma frames are in stock at the bookstore and can be ordered from the website. Customers can build a custom diploma frame by visiting the University Frames website.