Graduates and degree candidates who wish to participate in the
Rome Commencement Ceremony are required to wear the proper academic
attire as they march with faculty members, officers of
administration, and honored guests in the academic procession.
Proper academic attire consists of a black cap, red gown plus
the appropriate hood that designates the degree being awarded.
If for any reason you do not plan to order a cap and gown, please
notify your Academic Dean's office in writing.
Ordering Caps and Gowns
Cap and gowns need to be ordered no later
than Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Please contact your Academic
Dean's office to file a
cap and gown order form.
St. John's College - MA in International Relations -
Margherita Panzera - +39 (06) 393 842 67
St. John's College - MA in Global Development and Social
Joyce Lawlor - +1 (718) 990-6129
The Tobin College of Business - MBA -
Dru Burtz - +39 (06) 393 842 32
Distribution of Cap and Gowns
Cap and gowns will be distributed by the Rome
campus Academic Dean's offices on the following
- Wednesday, May 28, 2014 from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
- Friday, May 30, 2014 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
If you feel that there may be difficulty in pronouncing your
name, please see your Academic Dean during cap and gown
distribution to give her a phonetic pronunciation.
If you are unable to pick-up your academic attire at these
times, you must contact the Dean's office and make the
It is imperative that caps and gowns be picked up the
designated times and locations.