Faculty Regalia Rentals
Academic apparel is a graduation and commencement requirement at the University of Kansas. The KU Bookstore is your official campus graduation source, and we’re here to outfit you for your ceremony. We have teamed with Josten's as our authorized supplier for the University of Kansas regalia and faculty rentals. All gowns from the KU Bookstore are black and have black velvet chevrons and front panel. The robe can be worn open or closed at the neck.
Faculty Rental Pricing:
• Rental Gown $30.00
• Rental Hood $30.00
• Rental Cap $6.00
• Rental Tassel $6.00 (without Jayhawk charm)
• Rental Tam $35.00
• Rental Stubby Tassel $6.00 (without jayhawk charm)
Caps, tassels, stubby tassels, and tams are also available for purchase in store for the same price as rental.
• Gown Steaming $15.00
Select this option on the order form and your regalia will be wrinkle-free and ready to go when you pick it up. Lawrence campus only.
KU Med Campus
RENTAL DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 26, 2023 FOR December GRADUATION CEREMONIES
Each rental is customized for the individual and requires preparation time at the Josten's plant. December Graduation rental order deadline is October 26, 2023. All orders placed after the deadline will be charged a $19.95 late fee to cover the additional shipping charges. Late orders cannot be guaranteed delivery or correct hood colors.
RENTALS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PICK-UP STARTING DECEMBER 5, 2023
Rentals will be available for pick-up starting December 5, 2023 at the KU Bookstore on the 2nd floor of the Kansas Union.
Important information on your rental deposit: Your credit card information will be retained, and will be charged the full replacement value if the apparel is not returned. Rental apparel must be returned to the KU Bookstore no later than three working days after the ceremony it was rented for. Rental apparel is due by 5:00pm on December 13, 2023. Rental apparel returned after that time will be charged for the full replacement value.