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Cap, Gown, and Diploma

Cap, Gown, and Diploma


How to purchase a cap, gown, and diploma for graduation

Fee and Materials

The program complete fee (sometimes referred to as the graduation fee) is $45 for the 2017-2018 academic year, which will cover your cap, gown, tassel, and diploma cover. You will pay this fee in the Campus Bookstore. This fee is required for all graduating students, regardless of whether you participate in the Commencement Ceremony.

A Bookstore associate can help you find the correct gown size by height. Most sizes are always in stock.  

If you do not participate in the Commencement Ceremony, you can pick up your diploma in the Records and Registration Office later in May. If you pick up your diploma after the ceremony.

For detailed information about the Commencement Ceremony, visit abtech.edu/graduation.


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