Order Your Cap and Gown

Graduates participating in commencement are required to wear official Seminole State College regalia. Those who participate in commencement will receive the following complimentary benefits:

  • Academic regalia (cap, gown, tassel and hood, if applicable)
  • Complimentary Honors and Veterans cords (if applicable)
  • Diploma cover
  • Up to 10 guest tickets
  • Parking pass

Spring 2023 Commencement

Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Arrival Time: 5:30 p.m.
Time: 7:00 p.m.

Addition Financial Arena at UCF
12777 Gemini Blvd. N.
Orlando, FL 32816

Registration Link: Registration & Cap/Gown Order Form
Order deadline: Wednesday, March 15

Graduates will be able to pick up their cap and gown order at the campus bookstore (Altamonte Springs and Sanford/Lake Mary locations only) they select on the regalia order form on April 24-26. 

Special Regalia

Special regalia, tassels and hoods provided by Phi Theta Kappa, Phi Beta Lambda and/or the Grindle Honors Institute may also be worn. Questions regarding special regalia should be directed to the departments/organizations offering these special awards.

Honors Cords

Grades for the graduating term are not available prior to printing the commencement program and reader cards. Therefore, honors designations for the ceremony are based on graduates’ cumulative GPA earned in the previous term. Final cumulative GPA and honors designations for diplomas/official transcripts will be updated as appropriate after final grades are processed at the end of the term. Questions regarding honors eligibility should be directed to the Enrollment Services/Registrar’s Office prior to commencement.

Announcements, Class Rings and Gifts

Graduation announcements and class rings are available through Herff Jones. To order personalized announcements, visit the Herff Jones Graduation Products website. For class rings, visit the Herff Jones College Rings website. To see samples of announcements and class rings, visit the Seminole State Bookstore.

The Seminole State Bookstore also sells announcements, gifts, diploma frames and Seminole State logo/novelty items to commemorate your achievement. For more information, visit the Seminole State Bookstore website.


Photos are available through Grad Images, the official portrait photographer for Seminole State's Fall and Spring Commencement. For more information, visit the Grad Images website.

Once you reserve your graduation time slot and order your cap and gown, be sure to review the following for details on when/where to pick up your cap and gown and to learn more about graduation.


Enrollment Services
Fax: 407.708.2029