Student Regalia Rental Faculty Regalia Rental

Gown Rental

Reserve your hood & gown for your convocation ceremony online and save $10.00. The convocation rental site for Fall 2019 will be open August 1, 2019 at 9am - October 14, 2019 at 4:59pm.

Your rental fee includes all taxes and is non-refundable. Visa, MasterCard and Debit are accepted for regalia rentals.

Advanced regalia reservation pricing:

  • Bachelor/Masters Black Gown & Hood rental - $45
  • PhD rental - $60
  • Black gown only (diplomas & faculty) - $30.

On-site rental pricing (Regalia can be rented on-site on convocation day):

  • Black Gown & Hood - $55
  • PhD rental - $70
  • Black gown only (diplomas & faculty) - $40.

Gowns are available for pickup in the small gymnasium in the PAC starting at 8am on convocation day.

You will receive your hood when you cross the stage at the main ceremony in the PAC.

For the morning ceremony, please pick up your gown by 9am on convocation day.

For the afternoon ceremony, please pick up your gown between 11:00 am & 1:30pm on convocation day.

For the evening ceremony, please pick up your gown between 4:30-5:30pm on convocation day.

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Still have Convocation Questions?

For frequently asked questions about convocation, such as ceremony dates, times, and parking, visit

Grad Rings (UWaterloo)

Celebrate your achievement with a distinguished symbol of your UWaterloo pride - a school ring. You can order your ring on convocation day at the SLC (Student Life Centre), near the food court. We also take orders all year long. Visit the jewellery counter inside the W Store, Gifts + Apparel in South Campus Hall to see our selection. Please note, rings are custom made and take approximately 10 weeks for delivery. For more information contact