All candidates are expected to wear caps and gowns for both the main and diploma ceremonies. The cap tassel should be suspended over the left front of the cap.
Bachelor’s degree —caps & gowns are available for purchase
Master’s degree —caps, gowns and hoods are available for purchase.
Doctoral degree —caps & gowns are available for rent or purchase – check with the LSU Bookstore for the deadline date (candidates will not need to purchase or rent hoods. Hoods will be presented at the ceremony in which you receive your diploma.)
Contact the LSU Bookstore 225-578-7412 for time and location to rent caps and gowns.