Important Dates to Remember:

  • January 3, 2024 - Regalia Rental/Purchase Website goes live 
  • March 18, 2024 - Custom regalia purchase (PhD students and Faculty) orders due
  • April 8, 2024 - LAST DAY to place orders on the web for keeper gowns for Undergrad and Master Graduates, as well as the last day to rent regalia for PhD Candidates
  • April 10-12, 2024 – Regalia Pick-Up at the “Life After UD” Resource Fair, 2nd Floor, B&N UD Bookstore (Seniors)
  • Regalia Pick-Up at the Grad Fair, 2nd Floor, B&N UD Bookstore 

April 10 - 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

April 11 - 12:00-3:00 p.m.

April 12 - 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Rental Regalia return: NO later than June 1st to the B&N UD Bookstore.  


The University of Delaware will hold its 2024 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 25, 2024 at 9:30 a.m. in the Delaware Stadium.  Please see the schedules page for a list of UD Convocations that will be held during the week of Monday, May 20, 2024.


Recent Communication to Students

Activities for Commencement 2024 are planned for May 21-25. Regalia is required to participate in Commencement ceremonies, and here are the details on how to get your regalia.


Use #UDGrad2024 to share your excitement! 

Commencement | University of Delaware


Continuing the legacy

Mother's path inspires daughter to pursue medical laboratory science degree at UD

Fountain photos for graduation

Follow these rules for this special opportunity hosted by UD Police

Honorary degrees to be awarded

Joe Flacco, Tamika R. Montgomery-Reeves, Donald L. Sparks and KR Sridhar to be recognized for personal and professional achievements

Yard Signs

Show your support for #UDGrad2024 by downloading and printing a yard sign.

Grad Swag

Celebrate your graduation in style with Class of 2024 Grad Swag. All Grad Swag gifts count toward the Class of 2024 Giving initiative and support the Blue Hen Strong Fund which keeps students empowered and flexible throughout their time at UD. 

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Grad Family Swag

Grad Family Swag combines exclusive Blue Hen gear for your whole family with giving back to UD students. Each item supports the Parents Fund, helping all students thrive at UD and beyond. From BBQ sets to embroidered quarter zips, we have what you need to show your family's blue and gold pride!

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