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Commencement Information

LSSU Bookstore

Things to be ordered:

Grad Fair - Friday, March 17, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Here is your chance to join us to get everything you need for Commencement!
If you are out of the area or unable to attend our Grad Fair, you may phone in your orders beginning March 20, 2017 at (906) 635-2645.

LSSU is "Greening" for Commencement!

GreenWeaver material us used for all baccalaureate regalia. Made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic pellets, an average of 23 plastic bottles is used to make one cap and gown. The fabric is softer than the traditional polyester, and can be recycled, too!

Special note: Graduation gown styles have changed. If you have any questions regarding graduation items, please call the bookstore at 906-635-2645.

Cap and Gown Packages

  • Associate: gold cap & one tassel: $47.98
    • Cap (mortar board) only: $11.98
  • Baccalaureate: blue cap and gown and one tassel: $51.98
    • Cap (mortar board) only: $12.98
  • Tassel: $6.95
  • Honor Cords:
    • Students receiving honors of cum laude (silver cord), or magna cum laude (gold cord), or summa cum laude (medal) will be invited to the Honors Award Ceremony on April 28, 2017 to be presented their honors cord or medal.
    • Veteran students that have served in any branch of the Armed Forces are eligible for the red, white, and blue veteran cord. Please sign in at the Grad Fair and be ready to show a military ID or DD214.

For more information, call the LSSU Bookstore at (906) 635-2645.