Graduation regalia can be purchased at the UWM Panther Shop through our vendor, Herff Jones.

Spring 2021 Graduation: General Information

Spring Graduation will be held:

  • Virtual Ceremony Sunday 05/16/2021 at 10:00am
  • Please visit the SecU Office for more details.
  • The UW-Milwaukee Arena Team Store will be closed.
  • ADA accessibility 414-908-6035


  • Students can order regalia online at
  • The website for ordering regalia: Is NOW open and closes April 20, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST.
  • All orders will be shipped to the address provided online, there will not be an option to pick-up at the Panther Shop.
  • April 2, 2021: Last day for custom PhD regalia to be purchased.
  • No state purchasing cards will be accepted at the  Panther Shop.

Return Policy:

  • All Associate, Bachelor and Master candidates online orders must be sent back by the student, unworn to Herff Jones within (30) days of receipt for a full refund. Panther Shop orders are to be returned by 05/14/2021. No gowns are accepted for returns after commencement has taken place.
  • PHD/Students and Faculty rental online orders: There will be a prepaid return label included in all packages. You must retain the original carton that the gown arrives in, to return the order.
  • All PhD rentals must be returned to Herff Jones by mail by 05/21/2021. Please call 1800-837-4235 to replace missing return shipping labels.
  • Any PhD orders picked up from the Panther Shop must be returned to the Panther Shop in person or by mail by 05/21/2021.
  • There will not be an option to return regalia at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.
  • There will not be an option to order regalia at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena (accessories only). 

Questions? Email or call 414-229-4201

or visit

Important Information

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