Academic attire is required for those who walk at Commencement.
Graduates must purchase academic regalia at the Lesley Bookstore, 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge.
For master’s degree candidates, a hood also comes with the attire package. The colors of your hood reflect your degree and program:
Master of Arts = white velvet trim
Master of Education = light blue velvet trim
Master of Fine Arts = brown velvet trim
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