Ordering Rental Academic Attire

Academic attire may be ordered online at herff.ly/illinois. The deadline to order academic attire was April 30. However, graduates may still order regalia from Herff Jones by completing the late order form. Please note that there is no guarantee that regalia will be available, but Herff Jones makes every effort to assist. Orders placed via the form will be available for pick-up on the East Side of Memorial Stadium at Gate 23. Pick-up dates/times are:

  • May 11 and 12, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • May 13, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • May 14, 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • May 15, 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Rental fees must be paid in full when placing your order with Herff Jones. No checks will be accepted for payment of rental regalia. Accepted forms of payment are cash or credit card.

Apparel and Price

  • Bachelor’s mortarboard, gown, stole, and tassel – $76.00
  • Master’s or Advanced Certificate mortarboard, gown, hood, and tassel – $84.00
  • Doctoral mortarboard, gown, hood, and tassel – $104.00
  • Additional stoles of gratitude may be purchased for $22.00.
  • Orange and blue souvenir tassels may be purchased for $10; however, they are not to be worn during ceremonies.


All regalia orders placed by April 30 will be shipped. A return label is included with your regalia. Replacement labels are available through Herff Jones. Orders placed via the late order form must be picked up on the East Side of Memorial Stadium at Gate 23.