Caps & Gowns

Doctoral Candidates

Doctoral candidates will arrange for their regalia directly through the Commencement Office.

For more information, contact Patricia Nolin at (401)456-9854 or at

Caps and Gowns

Available at Grad Fest on Wednesday, April 5 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. A representative from the Balfour Company will be at GradFest to oversee fitting and assist the RIC Bookstore with sales.

Baccalaureate Cap, Gown, Hood and Tassel $57.98
Masters or CAGS Cap, Gown, Hood and Tassel $60.98

Please note that orders for graduates with special needs should be placed as early as possible. The following criteria would warrant a special order.

Height under 4'6"
Height over 6'9"
Weight more than 300 lbs.
Candidate uses wheelchair

For special orders, contact Peg Mead at the Balfour Company by phone
(617) 750-2723 or by e-mail at as soon as possible.

Page last updated: Tuesday, January 24, 2017