The deadline for placing your regalia order is tomorrow (Mar. 17). Below you will find details on how to order regalia, along with other important reminders. As always, you can find helpful resources on the Commencement website.

Regalia Deadline: Tomorrow, March 17

Regalia is the cap and gown you are required to wear during the ceremony. You must order your regalia through Herff Jones.

Primary regalia ordering deadline: March 17 at 9:59 p.m. MT

Secondary regalia ordering deadline (rush home-ship only): March 31 at 9:59 p.m. MT

All information about regalia is posted online and information about academic honors can be found here.

Save the Date – Cap & Gown Pick-Up in St. Cajetan’s

Tuesday, April 25 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Wednesday, April 26 | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

If you miss either of the ordering deadlines, regalia will also be available for purchase at Cap & Gown Pick-Up or you can purchase regalia the day of the ceremony. We encourage all graduates to order regalia in advance.

Upcoming Deadlines

  • Primary regalia ordering deadline: March 17 at 9:59 p.m. MT 
  • Secondary regalia ordering deadline (rush home ship only): March 31 at 9:59 p.m. MT 
  • Marching Order RSVP deadline: April 21 at 11:59 p.m. MT 
  • Final changes to GradPass information deadline April 21 at 11:59 p.m. MT 

Ceremony Details

Friday, May 12, 2023 

Both ceremonies will be hosted at the Denver Coliseum (4600 Humboldt St. in Denver).

Morning Ceremony | 9:30 a.m. 

College of Health and Applied Sciences

College of Business

Afternoon Ceremony | 2:30 p.m. 

College of Letters, Arts and Sciences

School of Education

School of Hospitality

Each ceremony will last approximately two hours. Graduates should arrive 90 minutes prior to the start of their ceremony:  

  • Morning ceremony: arrive by 8 a.m.
  • Afternoon ceremony: arrive by 1 p.m.

Parking is available to purchase before commencement, and you can purchase those tickets here. Parking tickets are $12.50 if purchased in advance and $15.00 if purchased at the lot entrance on the day of the ceremony. Only credit cards will be accepted on site. The Parking lot is located on McFarland Drive. Please be sure to give yourself enough time to navigate through traffic and find a parking spot.

If you have any questions or concerns about the ceremony details and logistics please email [email protected].

You can also reach out to the graduation evaluation team in the Registrar’s Office via [email protected], as they approve adjustments to students’ CAPP report, determine graduation eligibility, handle graduation applications, perform final degree audits, and distribute diplomas.