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Cap and Gown

Graduates can purchase their regalia at the NMSU Bookstore as well online Graduation Fair.

For questions on degree applications and the virtual ceremony, call us at 575-646-4796 or email diplomas@nmsu.edu.
To live chat with a Commencement Member, click here. 

Regalia (Cap, Gown and Tassel)
Honors and Crimson Scholar Cords
  • The NMSU Bookstore will be open for in-person cap and gown purchases located at 1400 E University Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88003
  • Graduates can also call the NMSU Bookstore at 575-646-4431 for curbside pick up.
  • Graduates can also order their regalia online and have the cap and gown shipped to them. Please allow additional time for shipping, if ordering online.
  • Students graduating with Honors or the Crimson Scholar designation can purchase, pick-up or ship their cords with the NMSU Bookstore.

Graduation Announcements

Announce your achievements to your family and friends with personalized graduation announcements.
NMSU Diploma Frames Purchase a Diploma Frame with our Alumni Association to proudly display your Aggie achievements: https://advancing.nmsu.edu/alumni/diploma-frames

  • Bachelor/Masters/Doctorate Degrees are 11×14 inches in size.
  • Associate Degrees are 8.5×11 inches in size.
NMSU Alumni Rings

We are excited for you to view the new jewelry designs specially designed for our Alumni. Order during Graduation Fair to ensure delivery before graduation.
To purchase your alumni ring and fun graduation items, please visit: https://www.balfour.com/nmsu 
University Financial Aid and
Scholarship Services
Ensure holds are released from your student account. If graduates have taken out loans during their time at NMSU, Exit Counseling is required in order to get your diploma and transcript.

Don’t forget to complete Exit Counseling once you graduate, and research repayment options at studentaid.gov. For questions, please contact us at financialaid@nmsu.edu.