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:

  • Ceremony Sunday 12/19/2021 at 10:00am
  • Please visit the SecU Office for more details.
  • The UW-Milwaukee Arena Team Store hours: TBD.
  • ADA accessibility 414-908-6035


  • Students/Faculty can order regalia online at
  • Grad Info Day: October 20, 2021; 10:00am – 6:00pm/ Grad Images will be present to take photos
  • The website for ordering regalia: Is NOW open and closes November 19, 2021 at 11:59 pm EST.
  • Order by November 2, 2021 for free pick-up at the Panther Shop.
  • Cap & Gown pick up: December 8 & 9, 2021; 10:00am – 6:00pm Grad Images will be present to take photos
  • $10.00 fee for cap and gowns not picked up
  • November 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 online orders must be sent back by the individual, unworn to Herff Jones within (30) days of receipt for a full refund. Panther Shop orders are to be returned by 12/18/2021. 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 12/24/21/2021. 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 12/24/2021.
  • There will not be an option to return regalia at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.

Questions? Email or call 414-229-5574

or visit

Important Information

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