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SEP 15 – NOV 14
Academic attire rental starts
rent on line (Sep 15 – Nov 14), in person (Oct 14 – Nov 14) at the Service Counter in the Hard Lines Department (711 State St.), and over the telephone (add $10.00 for service fee) for the December 2014 commencement ceremonies.
SEP 15 – NOV 14
OCT 17
Last day to purchase academic attire
Last day to purchase academic attire for the December 2014 ceremony. Rentals continue through Nov 14.
OCT 17
NOV 14
Last Official Day for reserving rental academic attire
NOV 14
NOV 15 – NOV 17
Days of Grace.
Customers may come in these three additional days after the official deadline and reserve academic attire without penalty.
NOV 15 – NOV 17
NOV 18 – NOV 24
Regular Rentals are closed
Late rental period is now operative. All Candidates and Faculty - Late Rental Period. Customer orders, pays rental fee & late fee ($10), and reserves academic attire for pick up in December.
NOV 18 – NOV 24
NOV 25
All cap and gown orders are on hiatus.
Bachelors – See Dec 11.
Faculty, Doctors, & Masters – See Dec 19 @ 2:00pm.
NOV 25
DEC 11
Walk-In cap and gown rental period begins for bachelor's candidates
Starting at 11:00am candidates order, pay rental fee & walk in fee ($15), and pick up academic attire - at 711 State Street only. Continues through 11am Saturday Dec 20.
* A limited amount of academic attire has been ordered for the walk in customer. Attire is available on a first come, first serve basis.
DEC 11
DEC 19 – DEC 20
Pre-reserved academic attire
Pre-reserved academic attire available for pick up.
Dec 19 – 9:00am to 7:00pm
Dec 20 – 9:00am to 11:00am
Academic attire orders must be picked up at the University Book Store @ 711 State Street during the scheduled pick up times. Orders picked up at the event will incur a $20.00 Service Fee.
DEC 19 – DEC 20
DEC 19
Walk-In cap and gown rental begins
2:00pm - Walk-In cap and gown rental begin for Faculty, Doctors, & Masters candidates.
Walk In orders continue through 7:00pm Friday Dec 19.
* A limited amount of academic attire has been ordered for the walk in customer. Attire is available on a first come, first serve basis.
DEC 19
DEC 20
Distribution of pre-reserved academic attire.
9:00am – 11:00am - Distribution of pre-reserved academic attire.
Academic attire not picked up by 11 am on Saturday morning, December 20, will be packed up and taken to the Kohl Center, Gate A, for pick up on Sunday morning, December 21, starting at 9:00am.
Academic Attire returns may be done at the event location after the ceremony.
DEC 20
DEC 21
Academic Attire Returns
Academic Attire returns may be done at the event location immediately following the ceremony or at the University Book Store 711 State Street during regular store hours. All returns must be completed by 7:00pm Dec 23.
Bachelors – return gown, keep cap and tassel.
Faculty, Doctors and Masters – return gown and hood, keep cap and tassel.
Returns not completed by 7:00pm Dec 23 will incur a $20 service fee.
DEC 21
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