• Academic Regalia

    The Cap and Gown can be purchased during Grad Finale. If you are not able to attend Grad Finale, these items can be obtained through the HSU Bookstore. All candidates for a Master degree or a Doctoral degree must arrange for the purchase of the Master/Doctor gown and hood.

    Each graduate will also wear a tassel attached to the Cap. Tassel colors reflect the school from which the student graduates. Tassels are also available at Grad Finale or from the bookstore.

    Tassel Colors
    Kelley College of Business Light Brown
    Irvin School of Education Blue
    Cynthia Ann Parker College of Liberal Arts White
    Holland School of Science and Mathematics Yellow
    School of Music Pink
    School of Fine Arts Dark Brown
    Patty Hanks Shelton School of Nursing Peach
    Logsdon School of Theology Red
    Department of Physical Therapy Teal
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