Ordering Resources

Regalia, announcements, diploma frames, flowers, photos, and class rings

Commencement Ordering Resources

UMass Global (formerly Brandman) partners with the following companies to provide exclusive and licensed items for your graduation merchandise needs. Custom UMass Global and Brandman regalia is available for all degree levels through Balfour, along with announcements and other souvenir items. Additionally, diploma frames, class rings, and more are available for our graduates. Please review the options below and reach out to the vendors directly with any ordering questions or concerns.

UMass Global Regalia & Announcements

Oak Hall, in partnership with Balfour and CB Grad, is the exclusive company authorized by UMass Global to provide official UMass Global graduation regalia. Orders will be mailed directly to purchasers. It is recommended that you open your regalia package as soon as it arrives, to ensure that your order was processed correctly. Please note, it takes 72 hours for your placed order to be in the Oak Hall system, so please wait at least 72 hours before calling customer support at Oak Hall with any questions or changes to your order.

Please click "Read More" below for ordering deadlines, item descriptions, and customer support phone numbers.

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Reminder: Students without proper commencement attire will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony; there will be no exceptions allowed.

Associate, Bachelor, and Master's Graduates

Custom, sustainably made caps and gowns may be ordered online through the CB Grad order page. Orders will ship approximately 2-3 weeks from when the order is placed.

UMass Global Regalia: Packages include a beautifully tailored black gown adorned with UMass Global logo on tabs, mortar board cap, and red tassel (UMass Global blue stole is optional). Master’s package includes a hood with degree-specific binding and blue and red lining.

Unsure what hood color to order? Simply view the easy reference chart for the exact hood color assigned to your school and degree. If you have any questions regarding associate, bachelor’s, and master’s regalia orders after the 72 hour period has passed from placing your order, please contact Oak Hall's Souvenir Department at 1-800-456-7623 or [email protected].

Deadlines to order:

  • Southern CA Ceremony: April 24, 2022
  • JBLM WA Ceremony:  May 8, 2022
  • Northern CA Ceremony: May 15, 2022
  • Combined WA Ceremony: June 1, 2022

 

Doctoral Graduates

The university partners with Oak Hall to provide custom doctoral regalia to our Ed.D. and DNP graduates. Doctoral graduates have the option to purchase or rent their regalia. All purchased doctoral regalia is custom made, high quality, and requires earlier purchase deadlines in order to arrive in time for the Southern California Commencement. Each item in the set can be ordered separately, to allow our doctoral graduates to mix and match rentals and purchases within the same order.

UMass Global Purchased Regalia: The package consisting of a custom UMass Global black gown with blue velvet panels and bars, degree specific hood, and tam with attached gold tassel is $920 (plus shipping). UMass Global hood will have blue and red lining.

Rental Regalia: The package consisting of a black rental gown with black velvet panels, degree specific hood, and tam with year-dated gold tassel is $100 (plus shipping). UMass Global hood will have blue and red lining.

If you have any questions regarding your Doctoral regalia order after the 72 hour period has passed from placing your order, please contact, please contact Oak Hall Custom Department at 1-800-223-0429 or [email protected]

Deadlines to order:

  • Purchase for Southern CA Ceremony: April 10, 2022
  • Rent for Southern CA Ceremony:  April 24, 2022

 

Students that would prefer to wear Brandman regalia may order that in the section titled “Brandman Regalia & Announcements”. 

UMass Global Graduate Walking Across Stage

Brandman Regalia & Announcements

Oak Hall, in partnership with Balfour and CB Grad, is the exclusive company authorized by UMass Global to provide official Brandman graduation regalia. Orders will be mailed directly to purchasers. It is recommended that you open your regalia package as soon as it arrives, to ensure that your order was processed correctly. Please note, it takes 72 hours for your placed order to be in the Oak Hall system, so please wait at least 72 hours before calling customer support at Oak Hall with any questions or changes to your order.

Please click "Read More" below for ordering deadlines, item descriptions, and customer support phone numbers.

ORDER

 

Reminder: Students without proper commencement attire will not be allowed to participate in the ceremony; there will be no exceptions allowed.

Associate, Bachelor, and Master's Graduates

Custom, sustainably made caps and gowns may be ordered online through the CB Grad order page. Orders will ship approximately 2-3 weeks from when the order is placed.

Brandman Regalia: Packages include a beautifully tailored black gown adorned with Brandman’s seal on tabs, mortar board cap, and gold/maroon tassel (Brandman gold stole is optional). Master’s package includes a hood with degree-specific binding and maroon and gold lining.

Unsure what hood color to order? Simply view the easy reference chart for the exact hood color assigned to your school and degree. If you have any questions regarding associate, bachelor’s, and master’s regalia orders after the 72 hour period has passed from placing your order, please contact Oak Hall's Souvenir Department at 1-800-456-7623 or [email protected]

Deadlines to order:

  • Southern CA Ceremony: April 24, 2022
  • JBLM WA Ceremony:  May 8, 2022
  • Northern CA Ceremony: May 15, 2022
  • Combined WA Ceremony: June 1, 2022

 

Doctoral Graduates

The university partners with Oak Hall to provide custom doctoral regalia to our Ed.D. and DNP graduates. Doctoral graduates have the option to purchase or rent their regalia. All purchased doctoral regalia is custom made, high quality, and requires earlier purchase deadlines in order to arrive in time for the Southern California Commencement. Each item in the set can be ordered separately, to allow our doctoral graduates to mix and match rentals and purchases within the same order.

Brandman Purchased Regalia: The package consisting of a custom Brandman maroon gown with black velvet panels and bars, degree specific hood, and tam with attached gold tassel is $920 (plus shipping). Brandman hood will have maroon and gold lining.

Rental Regalia: The package consisting of a black rental gown with black velvet panels, degree specific hood, and tam with year-dated gold tassel is $100 (plus shipping). Brandman hood will have maroon and gold lining.

If you have any questions regarding your Doctoral regalia order after the 72 hour period has passed from placing your order, please contact Oak Hall at 1-800-223-0429 and [email protected]

Deadlines to order:

  • Purchase for Southern CA Ceremony: April 10, 2022
  • Rent for Southern CA Ceremony:  April 24, 2022

 

Students that would prefer to wear UMass Global regalia may order that in the section titled “UMass Global Regalia & Announcements”.

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Souvenir Diploma Frames

UMass Global has partnered with University Frames to offer graduates both UMass Global and Brandman diploma frame options for purchase. Grads and their family members can enjoy a variety of styles and designs to meet their needs.

The UMass Global diploma frame will fit an 8.5" x 11" diploma and the Brandman University diploma frame will fit an 11" x 14" diploma.

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Class Ring

Celebrate your academic achievement with your official ring from Balfour. Their expert craftsmen design rings that embody your Brandman or UMass Global pride and achievements, using only the highest quality materials.  The time-honored tradition of a college ring forges a bond with fellow classmates, alumni, and your university.

Please note, the class ring ordering website for UMass Global rings is not available at this time. Please check back on this website periodically for when UMass Global class rings are available to purchase later in Spring. Grads interested in Brandman University class rings may use the Order link below.

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UMass Global Commencement Ceremony

Flowers

The university is happy to partner with the Commencement Group to offer flowers for this year's commencements. To save time and guarantee your purchase, it is recommended that you pre-order your flowers or leis today. Only a limited number of items will be available for purchase at the event for those that do not pre-order. Place your commencement flower pre-order today.

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Photos

UMass Global (formerly Brandman) is partnering with trusted professional graduation photographer Pro Pics at the Southern and Northern California ceremonies. ProPics will capture various photos of the graduate, on stage and portrait-style. Pro Pics will notify students via university e-mail that proofs are ready for review with ordering information. Family and guests are not permitted near the stage during the ceremony to take photos. Guests are encouraged to remain in their seats for the duration of the ceremony. Grads should pre-register with Pro Pics to ensure you receive your proofs as quickly as possible.

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Photo & Video Release

University of Massachusetts Global (formerly Brandman University) Commencement and Hooding ceremonies are public events that are videotaped, photographed and recorded for personal and commercial use. By participating in and/or attending these events, you give UMass Global, their affiliate universities, and venue partners permission to use visual images (photo, video, digital in any form) of you for any lawful purpose related to the university or venue’s business activities, including marketing, advertising, and promotion. By participating and/or attending these events you understand that you have waived any rights that you may have to inspect or approve of the images or wording in the final product that may be used in connection with the university’s business activities.


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