Honors Cords may be picked up at Commencement Rehearsal on Wednesday, May 8 (preferred) or during business hours on May 9 (preferred) or May 10 at the Registrar's Office. These cords are not available on Commencement Day. Only the recepient may pick-up their cord, and you will need a photo ID to do so.
Academic regalia can be picked up from the Barnes & Noble Bookstore @ WPI starting at the Salute to the Class of 2013 on Thursday, April 4th. Orders placed by March 15 may be picked-up on April 4th. You will pay when you pick-up your regalia at Barnes and Noble Bookstore. If you did not order your regalia yet.....DON'T WORRY! The Bookstore will have extras that you can purchase on any date between now and May 11, 2013.
The Bachelor's gown, cap, and tassel cost $44.98.
|Graduate Student Regalia|
|Doctor Rental (Gown & Tam)||$99.98|
|(The University pays for Doctoral Hood)|
|Purchase of Docter Tam||$91.98|
|Purchase of Doctor Gown||$479.98|
|Souvenir Master Cap, Gown, Tassel||$49.98|
|Souvenir Master Hood||$26.98|
The Salute to the Class of 2013 (on April 4, 2013) is the time to purchase your diploma frame, graduation announcements and class ring. Special discounts and raffles will take place during this special day. New this year for undergraduates and masters students: Purchase a diploma frame, and receive your cap and gown free. Masters students pay for hoods. Take a look at diploma frames here -- you'll purchase these in store or via phone order.
During the month of May, Barnes & Noble will be open 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. During the week leading up to Commencement (May 6th - 10th), the hours will be as follows:
Monday & Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
For questions regarding Academic Regalia, please contact the bookstore at +1-508-831-5247.