Tickets are required for everyone except graduates. More information about tickets will be posted in early spring 2018.
Graduation announcements are formal notices to send to family and friends announcing your graduation. Announcements come in two forms, generic or personalized, and can be purchased from the Cal Student Store(external link).Announcements are formal notices, not invitations. You may include an invitation with your announcement.
Cap & Gown
Caps and gowns will be available for purchase at the Cal Student Store (Graduation department) at 2495 Bancroft Way after Spring Break. For questions, contact the store at 510-230-2375.
Masters and Doctoral students can rent hoods for the ceremony from the Cal Student Store(external link). You can also purchase your graduation gown and hood.
Students completing their honors thesis in Political Science are eligible to wear an honors cord during the commencement ceremony. Cords will be conferred at the Honors Reception (students will be notified of the exact day and time via e-mail).
Professional photographs at the ceremony will be taken by Grad Images Photo.