Commencement Kickoff: 60 Days 'Till the Tassel Turns

The 2019 Commencement Kickoff will be Tuesday, March 19, 2019, in Blackwell Hall and Foyer from 4- 7 p.m.

Academic Regalia

Order academic regalia, announcements, and class rings; enter to win some great door prizes including a Longwood diploma frame, $50 Bookstore gift cards and more; and chat with representatives from Office of Alumni & Career Services.  The Commencement Kickoff is not mandatory for graduates but is scheduled to help you prepare for Commencement.

Order Academic Regalia 

If you cannot attend the fair, caps, gowns, hoods, diploma frames and graduation gifts can be ordered directly from the Barnes & Noble at the Longwood Bookstore.


Call (434) 391-3355 to order academic regalia. Shipping options are available if you are not on campus.

Barnes & Noble hours:

  • Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Order limited items online by visiting the Bookstore website.