Grad Finale

Grad Finale is your "one-stop" source for graduation information, services, and products. Grad Finale is a great way to save time, and money while preparing for commencement and life after college.

Due to COVID physical distancing guidelines, Grad Finale 2021 will be held as a week-long event April 4–10 and will offer extended promotional periods and easy access to graduation requirements online.

Cap and Gown Pick Up
  • Cap, gown, hood, and tassels are provided at no cost to all Gustavus graduates. Students must be approved for graduation prior to picking up their caps and gowns. 
  • Caps and gowns can be picked up in the Book Mark Monday, April 5 – Friday, April 9 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • You must complete the Senior Class Survey online before you will be able to pick up your cap and gown. Once completed, you will receive confirmation emails that will need to be shown at the time of pickup. 
  • If you are currently living off campus and need to have your cap and gown shipped to you, please provide shipping details here.
  • Honor Cords will be distributed separately by departments. Questions about a cord should be directed to the appropriate department.
Save on graduation essentials all week long at the Book Mark!

A degree from Gustavus Adolphus College something to celebrate! Take advantage of our special promotions on commencement essentials the entire week of Grad Finale! 

Online Surveys and Other Important Information
  • Leave your Senior Class Legacy Gift! Your gift says "Thank You" for your unique Gustavus experience and provides for future generations of Gusties! 
  • Complete your Senior Class Survey online. (You will be required to show the confirmation email that this was completed when you pick up your cap and gown.)