Graduation Festival

The following will be available at the Graduation Festival:

If a student’s class schedule or work schedule does not allow the student to attend the Graduation Festival, students can purchase their cap and gown and generic announcements at the University Bookstore. Tickets and honor cords will be available for pick-up after the Graduation Festival in Zimbar-Liljenstein Hall, Room 120, Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Cap and Gown

Each participant must be dressed in academic attire; gown and a matching cap.

Academic attire for undergraduate students must be purchased through the University Bookstore. The cap should be worn flat on the top of the head, with the top of the cap parallel to the floor. The tassel should hang on the right side of the cap. The robe should be pressed.

If you are unable to come to the campus in person, you may have your academic attire shipped to you for a fee. The attire will be yours to keep.

Contact the University Bookstore for more information at (570) 422-3177 or contact the store by e-mail at

There will be no extra attire available at the ceremony.

Contact Us

Any questions concerning commencement and graduation can be directed to or (570) 422-2815.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Zimbar-Liljenstein Hall
(570) 422-2800
(570) 422-2849 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Geryl Kinsel