Cap and Gown

Cap and Gown

Pickup location:
Iowa Hawk Shop location on the Ground Floor of the IMU. Phone orders for commencement apparel needing to be shipped can be placed by calling 1-800-HAWKSHOP.

Student Cap and Gown sales are available from April 25th thru May 8th.


Cap: $3.75
Gown: $16.25
Tassel: $2.75
Cap: $3.75
Gown: $19.00
Tassel: $2.75
Cap: $3.75
Gown: $26.50
Tassel: $2.75
Hood rental: $5.00

Faculty Regalia pricing

  • Cap, gown, tassel, and hood rental = $61.75
  • Cap, gown, and tassel = $33.00
  • Cap only = $3.75
  • Tassel only = $2.75
  • Hood rental only = $28.75


Set Yourself Apart

University of Iowa is proud to offer the Uploma, the only desktop Diploma, which boldly recognizes your triumph and enthusiasm for the University of Iowa experience.

Made in the U.S.A., each Uploma is custom manufactured with your name, degree, graduation year, and other notable achievements, clubs or affiliations. All this is laser engraved into a high grade, polished nickel aluminum alloy body. The Uploma embodies quality, distinction, and excellence, all qualities of a University of Iowa Alum.

Order yours today

University of Iowa Nursing Pins

Nursing Pins

Please order by October 17, 2016 to ensure delivery prior to the December 2016 ceremony. Orders received after the deadline date are not guaranteed delivery in time for graduation.

All pin orders placed by October 17, 2016 will be available for pick-up in-store starting December 1, 2016.

Order your pin here

Diploma Frames

diploma frames

The Hawk Shop has everything you need for graduation including custom diploma frames, nursing pins, and class rings. Stay connected after you graduate by becoming a member of the UI Alumni Association. Sign up at the Hawk Shop when you pick up your cap and gown to get exclusive member-only benefits as well as several alumni services including 10% off to the Hawk Shop throughout the year, discounts on hotels, vacation rentals, and rental cars, and free tickets to UI athletic events.

Order your diploma frame here

Class Rings

class rings

Herff Jones takes pride in creating college graduation rings for students and graduates of University of Iowa. Reward yourself with a symbol of excellence by selecting the University of Iowa ring which suits your style, experience and achievement.

Order your class ring here