Faculty and Staff Commencement RSVP & Cap and Gown Orders

The Commencement Planning Committee would like to cordially invite you to participate in Pitzer’s commencement ceremony by marching in the processional with the graduates, faculty, alumni and trustees. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

Caps and Gowns
If you have any questions about caps and gowns, please contact the Office of Student Affairs at ext. 18241 (621.8241). If you plan to march in the Commencement ceremony, please submit measurements for caps and gowns by March 28, 2014.

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I am:
Cap and Gown Information
Many of you have your own commencement regalia, however if you would like for us to rent a cap and gown for you for the day, please submit your information.
I have my own academic regalia.
I need academic regalia. My measurements are:
Height   For instructions on how to determine your cap size, see below.
Highest academic degree:
Major/field of study:
Name of Institution:

How to Measure Cap Size:
Step #1: Take a measuring tape. Place the starting end of the measuring tape at the middle of your forehead.
Step #2: Now while holding the starting end of the measuring tape, wrap the tape slowly around your head. Make sure you wrap the tape above your ears, at the position where the hat will be resting. Join the ends of the measuring tape.
Step #3:  Refer to the table below to convert your hat size measurement.

Head Size Cap Size
Inches Cms.
20-3/8 53 6-1/2
21 53 6-5/8
21-1/2 54 6-3/4
21-5/8 55 6-7/8
21 1/8 56 7
22 1/2 57 7-1/8
23 58 7-1/4
23-3/8 59 7-3/8
23 3/4 60 7-1/2
24 61 7-5/8
24-1/2 62 7-3/4
25 63 7-7/8
25-1/2 63.5 8