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Preparing for Convocation

Congratulations graduates! You've worked hard and we're so excited for you to join the worldwide community of Western Alumni. As you prepare to graduate or to celebrate a loved one's convocation, explore the following options for gifts, diploma frames, and more.

Looking for information on convocation dates or receiving your degree? Learn more here.

Rent Your Regalia

Reserve your gown and hood now to save on the rental fee and expedite your pickup on Convocation Day! The deadline to pre-order is Monday, May 27 @ 11:59p.m.

Regalia services for Western University are provided by Gaspard (Alpha Omega Department).

Rent Regalia

If there are any questions or concerns, please call us at 1-800-683-4771 Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (CST) or email us at

To better serve you, please include your name, institution name, order number and/or student number in your email. If leaving a phone message please include all of the information and speak slowly as we need to write this information and want to return your call.


Get Your Grad Cap

Graduation caps are purchased separately as they are not part of your Regalia rental. They are meant to be an accessory for photos after your ceremony but they are not permitted as you cross the stage at convocation. Click here for more information.

Purchase Cap

Choose Your Diploma Frame

Show off your achievements with pride using an official Western Diploma frame. Perfect for displaying your diploma in your future office or home.

Shop Frames

Gift a Graduate

Show a loved one how proud you are by gifting them a piece of Western to take with them on their journey. Explore some of the most popular Convocation gifts

Shop Gifts

Find Your Graduate Ring

A graduate ring is a special way to commemorate your time at Western, and your part in our community of Alumni. Shop our selections of customizable Western branded rings.

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