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Grad Fest

GradFest is a celebration of your accomplishments and serves as a one-stop opportunity for commencement information, cap and gown, graduate paraphernalia, and much more as you prepare for your commencement ceremony and life after college.

Concord Campus

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Redwood Room


Hayward Campus

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM University Union, MPR


Hayward Campus

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM University Union, MPR

We strongly encourage you to attend this special event. GradFest will be your one-stop for all your graduation needs.  If you are not able to attend GradFest, you can purchase your regalia at the Bookstore.

While at GradFest you will be able to:

  • Receive information about your graduation ceremony
  • Purchase your cap and gown
  • Take a free cap and gown portrait
  • Purchase graduation announcements, class rings, diploma frames and other graduation-related items.
  • Activate your alumni benefits card
  • And much more…

We look forward to seeing you at GradFest!

Pre-Order your cap and gown for commencement

Dear Graduating Student:

The Pioneer Bookstore's website is now active to pre-order your academic regalia for commencement. The website offers exclusive money-saving packages that will only be offered through March 16th, and at GradFest (April 19May 2 & 3). Package options include variations in regalia and memorabilia. Pre-orders close after March 16th. 

Show now at Click on the "For the Grad", then the "Commencement, Caps, Gowns and More" banner.

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