University of Kentucky Regalia Information

Purchasing Regalia

Below is a list of regalia items and their prices. You may purchase your regalia at the UK Bookstore, located on Lexington Avenue. Regalia will be available for purchase beginning October 6 at the Grad Salute, hosted by the UK Alumni Association. After Grad Salute, regalia can be purchased through the bookstore anytime during regular business hours.

Please Note: The UK Bachelor and Masters gowns have been changed to a custom blue.

To order your custom student regalia, personalized graduation announcements and your class ring online, visit here.

Price List

UK Custom BLUE Bachelor Cap, Gown & Tassel $45
UK Custom BLUE Master Cap, Gown, Hood & Tassel $90

Additional products, such as honor cords and stoles, are available for purchase in the bookstore and at Grad Salute.

PhD Doctoral Candidates - UK Custom Gown

All PhD candidates must come to the bookstore for their regalia.
 To help facilitate the purchase of your regalia, please consult the measuring guide and the order form and either bring it with you to the UK Bookstore, or you may e-mail the form.

The deadline to order a gown without a rush fee is October 23.

If you are renting regalia, please call the bookstore at (859) 257-0236 or come to the bookstore during business hours. Please have your height and weight information ready when you are renting your regalia.

PhD Gown, Tam and Hood Purchase


PhD Gown, Tam and Hood Rental


Non-PhD Doctoral Candidates

Non-PhD doctoral candidates can order their regalia directly from Jostens. Click here to order. If you choose, you may purchase a gown similar to the PhD gown. If you would like to purchase this option, please follow the purchasing instructions listed for PhD candidates.

Professional Schools

All professional school graduates order their regalia directly from Jostens. Click here to order.

Alumni Association Grad Salute

The Alumni Association Grad Salute will take place Tuesday, October 6 and Wednesday, Octber 7 from 10am - 6pm at the King Alumni House located on Rose Street.

Bookstore Information

If you have further questions regarding the purchase or ordering of your regalia, please contact Rachel Sawyer at

UK Bookstore
334 Lexington Avenue
Lexington, KY 40506
Phone: (859) 257-0236

Regular Hours of Operation:

Monday - Thursday: 8:30AM - 7:00PM
Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Sunday: 12:00PM - 5:00PM