Student Regalia for Commencement


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

Ordering Regalia for May 2014 Ceremony

The Bookend would like to request that all students participating in the Spring Commencement ceremony submit their rental gown orders to the bookstore by March 25, 2014. Orders may be submitted via phone, in-person, or faxed 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 or fax 662-241-7827.

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 March 25, 2014 a late processing and shipping fee will be added to any order submitted after March 25, 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 May 9, 2014 from 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at the bookstore.

Reservations require full payment at the time of ordering. The last day to order Regalia for the May Commencement Ceremony is Friday April 11, 2014.

Rental gowns and hoods will be collected at the end of the ceremony on May 10, 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