Ordering Announcements, Cap and Gown

Ordering graduation announcements

Spread the word of your graduation with customized announcements. You will need to know your degree, major, and time of ceremony when you place your order. Your degree and major titles can be found under the Academic Tab, Student Records Channel, General Student Information link in My Missouri State.

Online ordering through the University vendor, Herff Jones, will be available in early June. Check back here for the link.

Purchasing regalia

All graduates are required to wear authorized regalia (caps, gowns, tassels, master's hoods) which may be purchased through the Missouri State Bookstore. Regalia may also be purchased at the Greek Store in the Plaster Student Union July 27 - 30, and on commencement day one hour prior to the ceremony at the south end of Hammons Student Center.

Scholastic honors

Undergraduate students eligible for Scholastic Honors pick up their honors cordon at the south end of Hammons Student Center the day of commencement. Scholastic honors are automatically calculated in advance.

Summa Cum Laude - gold
Magna Cum Laude - silver
Cum Laude - bronze

Veterans recognition

Missouri State University graduation candidates who have served in the military or who are scheduled to receive ROTC commissioning will be recognized with a red, white and blue cordon. Eligible students will receive information from Veteran Student Services.