Planning for Graduates.


Planning for Graduates


Candidates for degrees are expected to participate in the commencement ceremony. If you cannot attend, please write to the University Registrar at no later than May 1st to inform the office of your absence.


Regalia Purchase

Graduating students should have purchased academic regalia and other items for Commencement via before Saturday, March 24, 2018. Regalia includes cap, gown, hood and tassel, and prices vary depending on the graduation package. Please contact the University Bookstore at 973-408-3097 or if you have not placed your order for regalia.

Regalia Pick-up

All regalia will be shipped to and can be picked up from the Drew Bookstore. Exact pick up times will be posted.

Announcements, Diploma Frames and Rings

Commencement announcements, diploma frames and class rings are available for purchase at


Professional photographs of each graduate will be taken both on stage as well as while leaving the platform. GradImages is Drew’s official commencement photographer. Your proofs will be ready to view online as soon as 48 hours of the ceremony. In order to notify you when your images are available, GradImages sends emails and mails paper proofs, along with optional text message notifications. Your information is never shared and privacy is guaranteed. Pre-register with GradImages, so they can provide your complimentary proofs as quickly as possible.

Visit Career Services

For career counseling services and to complete the senior outcomes survey, please visit

Join Drew Connect

Drew has a new online platform where alumni, families and students can build their community through purposeful connections. Join via LinkedIn, Facebook or email at