Graduation Gowns

Explore our full range of Graduation Gowns and Robes

Our graduation gowns will last a lifetime, that moment you go through on a stage with a thousand applauds will live with you forever, look the best you can for that occasion with our Graduation Gowns and Graduation Robes.

Choose from our range of twill weave and eco friendly graduation gowns & robes that fit your moment perfectly from nursery all the way to university and PhD.

Where Did Graduation Gowns Originate From?

The tradition of graduation gowns and caps dates back to 12th century Europe with the clothes originating from the dress of the clergy. The first universities to introduce wearing the gowns to graduation ceremonies were Oxford and Cambridge with the classic mortarboard cap being introduced later on in the 15th century.

If you’re looking for the full university graduation gown and cap to complete your look then we have a great range of Graduation Caps and Mortarboards. Or if you know someone that is graduating and looking for a gift then we have a range of graduation gifts to suit your needs.

Graduation Gowns F.A.Q

How do I hire a graduation Robe? +

Complete our For Hire booking form with all the necessary details and we’ll get in touch to arrange this with you.

How much is it to rent a gown? +

Evess hire a wide range of robes for different award levels, starting from £25 (+ £35 refundable deposit upon return) for our traditional bachelor’s gown only. 

For our Graduate from home sets, which include; Graduation Gown, Cap and Hood set the prices range from £25.

What do you wear under a university graduation robe? +

We recommend wearing smart clothing to look your best and be able to look back on fondly but it will depend on the ceremony hosts. For more information read our article: What should I wear under my graduation gown?

How much are graduation robes in the UK? +

Children’s Graduation Robes start from just £7.50 but for Adult High School, College, University or Other Educational institute graduations, prices start from £35 for just the robe only. Academic Hoods worn over the shoulders and Graduation caps can then be bought separately.