Academic Attire

Graduates and degree candidates who wish to participate in NYU Commencement and NYU Wagner Convocation are required to wear academic attire. Graduates can wear the same cap and gown for both ceremonies and must hold on to their academic attire in the time between Commencement, on May 18, and Convocation, on May 24 and 25.


Academic attire can be acquired from Herff Jones, Inc. beginning Monday, March 21. Orders must be received online by Friday, April 8, 2022. Orders placed after this date will incur additional fees.

Please select your degree (i.e. MPA, MPH, MUP, etc.) upon check out. 

Get Your Academic Attire

Mailing for Classes of 2020 and 2021

Graduates from the Classes of 2020 and 2021 will receive their online orders via mail. More information to come soon.

Pickup for Class of 2022

For those in the Class of 2022 who do not select home shipping, academic attire distribution will be in the Eisner and Lubin Auditorium at the Kimmel Center. The first two days of distribution, Tuesday, May 10, and Wednesday, May 11, will be reserved for picking up orders that were placed by Friday, April 8.

Available dates Available times

Tue, May 10

11:00am-6:00pm (advance orders only)

Wed, May 11

11:00am-8:00pm (advance orders only)

Thurs, May 12


Fri, May 13


Mon, May 16


Tue, May 17