Student Commencement Information

Diplomas
The Office of the Registrar is responsible for sending out diplomas to those qualifying students.  See approximate dates in the IMPORTANT GRADUATION DATES section. Please address all concerns about diplomas to the Office of the Registrar. graduation@morgan.edu


Commencement Portraits
Due to COVD19 restrictions, there will not be a portrait photographer on campus to take photos. Students are asked to visit their local photographer or photo studio for their Commencement pictures.


Regalia
Students can order and purchase their official Morgan State University regalia as follows:

  • Students can order online. Please order at this website:  morgan.shopoakhalli.com (not the Bookstore) and have the order shipped.   Shipping costs apply.
  • Students can purchase regalia in the Morgan University Bookstore.  The store will stock a limited supply.
  • Starting Monday, November 30-December 18, the bookstore hours will be Monday-Friday: 10-2:00 pm.  Students can make an appointment to come in after 2 pm. 

Questions about your regalia order? Direct all questions about your order to: MorganGradBNN@gmail.com

  • What regalia to order?
  • Price information and payment?
  • Order dates, shipping information, delivery information or pickup information?
  • Order status?

The Morgan State University Bookstore will be happy to help you with any questions concerning regalia as well as graduation gifts and Commencement announcements. Please email them at MorganGradBNN@gmail.com


Cost of Regalia

  • Bachelor Regalia cost:  $150.98 + shipping
    • Orders can be shipped to the store for free.  Please allow 7 business days for processing and shipping.
      • The Bookstore will be closed from December 18-January 1
  • Masters Regalia cost:  $130.98 + shipping
    • Orders can be shipped to the store for free.  Please allow 7 business days for processing and shipping.
      • The Bookstore will be closed from December 18-January 1.
  • Doctoral Regalia cost:  $1199.98 + shipping
    • Please allow 6 weeks to process

Even though official regalia is not required until Morgan has a Commencement ceremony in Spring 2021, some students want to order regalia during December & January. These early orders must be placed by December 12.  The website closes after that date for the winter break.

Students participating in the Spring 2021 ceremonies will be able to purchase their regalia in early Spring either online morgan.shopoakhalli.com or from the Morgan University Bookstore.