Faculty and staff

All members of faculty and staff are invited to participate in the academic procession.

Borrow regalia

To borrow regalia from UNB Saint John’s inventory, email your name, height and degree information to facgown@unb.ca by Friday, Oct. 5. A limited number of PhD gowns and hoods are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Rent regalia

To rent regalia, you can do so through Gaspard. The deadline to reserve through Gaspard is Friday, Oct. 5.

Purchase regalia

To purchase regalia, specific to the university from which you graduated, you can do so through Gaspard at or by calling 1-800-380-8214.

If you have your own regalia, and plan on participating, please notify us at facgown@unb.ca by Friday, Oct. 5 so we can ensure enough chairs are reserved at the ceremony.

Regalia pick up and drop off

If you have reserved regalia from UNB Saint John, you may pick it up on Thursday, Oct. 18, from 1 – 2:30 p.m., in the Athletics Centre, room 112. If you are unable to pick it up on Thursday, you may do so on Friday, Oct. 19, from 2:30 – 3:45 p.m., in the Community Room of the Rotary Admiral Beatty Complex located next door to the Imperial Theatre. Please return your regalia to this room after the ceremony.

If you have reserved regalia from Gaspard, you may pick it up (location TBA) on Friday, Oct. 19, from 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.