Information for Faculty

Friday, May 18

Faculty Luncheon

  • Location: Jake Nevin Fieldhouse
  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Line Up for Procession: 3:15pm

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony

  • Location: Jake Nevin Fieldhouse
  • Attire: Academic Regalia
  • Time to Report:  3:15 pm 

Saturday, May 19

College of Engineering

Engineering faculty should gather in academic attire at the Grotto by 9:15am on Saturday, May 19. 

M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

Nursing faculty should report to the tennis courts near Driscoll Hall at 8:30am to line up in academic regalia on Saturday, May 19.

Villanova School of Business

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

College of Professional Studies

Graduate Commencement Ceremony

Baccalaureate Mass

  • Location: Campus Green
  • Attire:  Academic Regalia requested
  • Time to Report: 3:30 pm, Mass at 4 pm
  • Where to Report: Walkway between St. Rita's and Alumni Halls to participate in procession
  • Weather Contingency: TBD

Other Information

Academic Regalia

Rental Information

Oak Hall Company will be providing academic attire for faculty and staff who wish to rent caps, gowns, and hoods for Commencement.

  • Master’s Attire:  $14.50 for cap/gown and $14.50 for hood
  • Ph. D. Attire: $15.00 for cap/gown and $15.00 for hood

Order forms are available online by clicking here to visit Oak Hall's website.  

Pickup

Academic attire will be picked up at the University Shop. Academic Regalia must  be returned to the University Shop, Kennedy Hall. 

Purchase Information

Craft Clothes is offering academic attire (new and used) at reasonable prices.  Contact Craft Clothes directly for specific details and prices.

Craft Clothes

247 West 37th Street, 17th Floor, New York, NY  10018, Telephone: (212) 764-6122, Fax: (212) 997-7318.

Package Description for New Robes:

  • Full Ph.D. regalia with mortarboard style hat. Degree colors are guaranteed, school colors are not guaranteed - $120*
  • Full Ph.D. regalia, mortarboard style hat. Correct degree colors and school colors - $135*
  • Full Ph.D. regalia with new velvet tam (soft) hat. Degree colors are guaranteed, school colors are not guaranteed - $235*
  • Full Ph.D. regalia with velvet tam (soft) hat. Correct degree colors and school colors - $250*

Package Description for Used Robes:

  • Overbrook - Full Ph.D. regalia (slightly used) with mortarboard style hat. Degree colors are guaranteed, school colors are not guaranteed - $120*
  • Merion - Full Ph.D. regalia, slightly used robe, mortarboard style hat. New hood with correct school and degree colors - $215*
  • Narberth - Full Ph.D. regalia, slightly used robe and hood. New velvet tam (soft) hat. Degree colors are guaranteed, school colors not guaranteed - $230*
  • Wynnewood - Full Ph.D. regalia, slightly used robe. New velvet tam (soft) hat. New hood with correct school and degree colors - $325*

*Please contact Craft Clothes directly for current price and availability