Cap & Gown and Announcements

graudation attireCap & Gown

Only students who have been cleared to graduate will be provided academic attire. There is no additional charge for your cap and gown, and you do not have to return it after the ceremony.

Cap and gown distribution will begin at the Graduation Fair. If you don't attend the Graduation Fair, you can pick up your cap and gown attire from the bookstore beginning April 26 during normal operating hours.

Recognized clubs and academic honor societies may apply for permission to wear cords at commencement by emailing the Office of the Provost at


Graduation Announcements

Each graduating student will receive formal printed graduation announcements. These are distributed with the tickets.

Notices in Your Local Newspaper

Manhattan College sends out notices to the hometown newspapers for all graduating students. If you're graduating this year but do not wish to have an announcement sent to your local paper, please email no later than May 15, 2017. Please include your name and indicate whether you are an undergraduate, graduate or SCPS student.