Gown hire

  • You will be required to wear formal academic dress for your Graduation i.e. gown, hood and mortarboard.
  • Gowns must be pre-ordered in advance from our external supplier, Gray and Son Robemakers (Durham).
  • The deadline for ordering your gown is 18 June 2018. We cannot guarantee that replies received after the deadline can be accommodated. You can order your gowns online at www.graysofdurham.com. If you have any questions or would like any further information about gown hire, please contact grayandson@btconnect.com or ring 0191 386 4168.
  • The cost of gown, hood and mortarboard hire is £41.00
  • Please ensure that you bring your email confirmation of your gown hire to your ceremony.
  • Gray and Son will arrange for your academic dress to be delivered to college on the day of your Graduation.
  • Gowns will be available before your ceremony in the gowning area located in the Neville Building.
  • Please do not leave the college grounds with your gown, hood and mortarboard, and ensure you return them to the gowning area as promptly as possible after your ceremony.
  • If you have any queries about your gown hire please contact Gray and Son on 0191 386 4168.