Faculty Regalia

Thank you for visiting the regalia rental and ceremony registration page for the 2022 Commencement.

Academic regalia is required for all University of Massachusetts Amherst Commencement ceremonies. Rental of academic regalia is pre-paid by the Provost’s Office and is provided to faculty free of charge. The deadline for ordering custom regalia is Friday, April 1, 2022 (extra regalia will be available for faculty members who confirm their participation after the deadline, however, it is a limited supply and will not be customized).

To register for the Commencement ceremonies and to request the use of extra regalia, please fill out the online  Commencement Faculty Registration and Regalia Request form.

Commencement Regalia can be picked up in the Campus Center, room 178 during the following dates and times:

Monday, May 9 - Thursday, May 12, 2022
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

If you are unable to pick up your regalia during these times, please contact the Office of External Relations and University Events at commencement@umass.edu or call (413) 577-1101.  

Regalia should be returned to the Office of External Relations & University Events (Ground Floor Munson Hall), during the week of May 16 - May 20, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Campus Mail is an option for those unable to drop off in person. 

If you have questions or need additional information, please contact the Office of External Relations and University Events at 413-577-1101 or commencement@umass.edu.