Student Regalia for Commencement


Effective, Spring 2014, you must order your regalia through The Bookend.

Ordering Regalia for December 2014 Ceremony

The Bookend would like to request that all students participating in the Fall Commencement ceremony must submit their rental gown orders to the bookstore by October 31, 2014. Orders may be submitted via phone or in- person from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday thru Thursday and Friday from 8:00am to 3:00pm. The phone number that the bookstore can be reached at is 662-329-7409.

Associate and Bachelor degree include a rental gown and a keepsake cap and tassel for 41.98, Master/Specialty degree includes a rental gown, rental hood and a keepsake cap and tassel for $81.98, Doctoral degree includes a rental gown, rental hood and a keepsake cap and tassel for $96.98. Please be aware that each gown style is different so you cannot reserve individual components. All prices are subject to Mississippi sales tax and are subject to change. If you do not submit your payment prior to October 31, 2014 a late processing and shipping fee of $20.00  will be added to any order submitted after October 31, 2014.

 We will be glad to take your payment over the phone so please have your height, chest, or coat size or weight and degree information available when you order.

 All orders will be available for pickup December 11, 2014 from 8:00am-5:00pm at the bookstore.

Reservations require full payment at the time of ordering. The last day to order Regalia for the December Commencement Ceremony is Friday October 31, 2014.

Rental gowns and hoods will be collected at the end of the ceremony on December 12, 2014 in Carrier Chapel. If a student fails to return any of their rental items the Registrar's Office will withhold the mailing of a degree until rentals are returned to the bookstore or a student will be asked to pay the full cost to replace a rental component.


If you need additional information please contact the bookstore at 662-329-7409 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


1100 College Street Columbus, MS 39701phone: 662.329.4750 or 877.462.8439