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Student Expenses for Commencement


Estimated Cost
Required or Optional

Regalia Rental

$75.00 - $80.00 (depending on degree) Required Expense
Honor Cords (if applicable) $6.50 Required Expense
Invitations Ranges from $67.99 - $137.99 and up depending on options and style chosen Optional Expense
Overnight Lodging (if applicable) $129.00 - $149.00 Optional Expense
Parking (at Rudder only) $10.00 Required Expense
Photography $80.00 - $100.00 Optional Expense
Graduation Fee $100.00 Required Expense
Possible Total $461.99 - $576.99


Please Note: Not all of the listed items are required. If only required items are purchased, the total is

$185.00 - $196.50. **However taxes and shipping and handling are added to all orders placed online.**


Your graduation fee helps to cover the cost of renting the venue, food and drinks, floral, programs, diplomas and other costs associated with the ceremony.