Doctoral Regalia
 

At Saxon Uniforms, we take great pride in our graduation cap and gowns.

We offer a number of options when it comes to doctoral regalia, from deluxe PhD gowns, to faculty (rental) quality doctoral gowns and robes, to souvenir (student quality) gowns.

If you have any questions about purchasing your doctoral gown, e-mail our sales department.  Or if you prefer, you may order directly from our web site.



The Deluxe Doctoral Gown / Ph.D. Gown

IN STOCK most of the time in most sizes for fastest delivery
in your choice of black velvet or PhD velvet, with and without gold piping

-- Or let us custom make it for you in your choice of fabric, velvet and piping!

The look, feel and quality you would expect from a fully custom academic gown, but for hundreds of dollars less!

  • Top of the line, custom quality academic regalia
  • Finest quality fabric and workmanship of doctoral robes
  • Each doctoral and PhD gown is individually inspected before shipment to customer
  • Very full cut, it falls in graceful folds and is most becoming to all types of figures, both male and female
  • Made of Pilgrim Cloth — light weight and practically wrinkle free
  • Features 4" Wide, Crush resistant, deep pile Ph.D. black or blue velvet front panels which extend over the shoulders and behind the neck and drapes down the front of the gown
  • Chevrons also made from same deep pile Ph.D black or blue velvet . Matches perfectly with our deluxe PhD hood
  • Gown is fully tailored with gathered sleeves and finished with a cord and button below the back yoke.
  • INCLUDES FREE GARMENT BAG

     

    Please note: We try to keep the deluxe PhD gowns with PhD blue velvet (pictured to the right) IN STOCK for quick delivery. In the unlikely event that we are out of stock we can in most cases send you a loaner gown at no charge while your deluxe gown is being made.

     

Pricing for Deluxe Doctoral / PhD Gowns
1 - 3 sets
$
290.00
4 - 7 sets
$
280.00
8 -12 sets
$
270.00
13 - 24 sets
$
260.00
25 - 49 sets
$
 245.00
50 - 100 sets
$
 230.00
101 - 249 sets
$
215.00
250 or more sets
Ordering info 
$
195.00

Prices shown above are for standard sized gowns.

Your choice of black or blue velvet is standard on these gowns at no extra charge.

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Please note: We try to keep the deluxe doctoral robes with black velvet (as shown above) and in PhD blue velvet IN STOCK for fastest delivery. In the unlikely event that we are out of stock in your size we can in most cases send you a loaner gown at no charge while your deluxe gown is being made.

We also try to keep both of these gowns IN STOCK with gold piping as shown below .

 

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Deluxe PhD gown with Gold Piping ($365.00).
**Available IN STOCK with your choice of black velvet and gold piping
or PhD blue velvet and gold piping.

** Please note: We try to keep the deluxe doctoral robes with gold piping (with choice of black velvet -- or with blue velvet as shown above) IN STOCK for fastest delivery. In the unlikely event that we are out of stock in your size we can in most cases send you a loaner gown at no charge while your deluxe gown is being made.

Deluxe doctoral gowns with gold piping order form


If you would prefer a different color velvet, we can make it special for you for an additional $30.00 per gown.

If you would like the gown itself in a color other than black, the additional charge would be $75.00 - $125.00 depending on fabric.

We can also special make your doctoral gown in black in Super 100's Tropical Wool (additional $220.00 includes Super 100's fabric on gown and hood).

 

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Example of custom doctoral gown with fabric change to Gold

Gowns with velvet changes, fabric changes or piping would take +/- 6 weeks to make. If you would like to order a customized gown, but cannot wait, we may be able to send you a loaner gown at no charge, which you could return upon receipt of your custom gown.

Don't forget your tam! If you are purchasing a VIP Economy, Classic, or Deluxe gown, and you do not purchase a tam at the time of your order, then a VIP Economy Mortarboard Cap will be sent to you with your order.

Academic Graduation Hoods

 

Doctoral Tams doctoral graduation tam

 

Custom Doctoral Regalia Order Form



The Classic Faculty Quality Doctoral Gown

 

A faculty quality, fully tailored doctoral gown, priced to own!

  • Classic styling similar to rental gowns, but of superior quality
  • Two wide front pleats, two smaller side pleats, and fluted across the back and shoulders.
  • Fluting provides fullness to the body of the robe and the sleeves
  • Made of Pilgrim Cloth (same fabric as our Deluxe Gown) — light weight and practically wrinkle free
  • Deluxe velvet in place of rental quality velvet
  • Comes with traditional mortarboard and tassel
  • Serged hems
  • Gown is approximately 53" wide in the girth. Full figured (plus size) gowns + 10 inches
  • In stock.
  • INCLUDES FREE GARMENT BAG
  • Matching hood also available, as are four, six, or eight corner velvet tams.
Pricing for Classic Doctoral Gown
1 - 3 sets
$
175.00
4 - 7 sets
$
165.00
8 -12 sets
$
155.00
13 - 24 sets
$
145.00
25 - 49 sets
$
 135.00
50 - 100 sets
$
 125.00
101 - 249 sets
$
105.00
250 or more sets
Ordering info 
$
95.00



The VIP Economy Souvenir Doctoral Gown

Our VIP Souvenir gowns are traditionally styled with velvet front velvet panels starting at the yoke of the gown, and finishing at the hem. They also feature full sleeves with three velvet stripes (chevrons) on each arm.

Gowns in black with black velvet are usually available for immediate shipment.

Additionally, we offer quantity discounts on these gowns.
The price will depend upon the quantity of caps and gowns (sets) being purchased.

Each set comes individually wrapped with a cap, gown, and tassel.

Hoods are not included with the set.

Academic hoods information

Information on graduation tams

Graduation Regalia order form

Pricing for VIP Doctoral Gown
1 - 3 sets
$
80.00
4 - 7 sets
$
62.50
8 - 12 sets
$
56.00
12 - 24 sets
$
48.50
25 - 49 sets
$
39.75
50 or more sets
Ordering info 
$
32.50



Custom-Made Doctoral Gown

The Ultimate! 
A fully custom made to measure gown, in your choice of fabrication and styling.

Your choice of fabrics especially chosen for their beauty, durability and wrinkle resistance.
Choices include poplin, crepe, polyester blend, and tropical wool blends.

When combined with our detailed tailoring and workmanship, the result is superior regalia as personal to you as the honor it represents.


Includes personal initials sewn onto garment, and sent with a convenient vinyl garment bag

Mortarboard and hood are made from same material as gown

Your exact sizing, including height, weight, chest, waist, neck size, shirt sleeve length, and floor clearance desired.


Three generations of experience and an absolute confidence in our product allows us to make an offer which is completely worry free for you. Any custom made to measure gown that does not confirm exactly to your order with regard to style, fabric, color or measurements, may upon receipt of proper authorization be returned and an appropriate adjustment will be made immediately.

Don't forget your tam!

Please note: As these gowns are individually made to order, please allow approximately 6 - 8 weeks for delivery. If you would like to order one of these gowns, but cannot wait, we may be able to send you a loaner gown which you could then return, upon receipt of your custom gown.

To order Completely Custom Made Regalia, please contact our office directly either by phone (412-273-3496), Fax (412-273-3416), or e-mail. We will need to send you fabric swatches, order form,  and a price guide. The final price will depend upon the fabric you select.



We recommend Full Figured (Plus sized) gowns for

  • individuals up to 5 ft  2" who are over 180 pounds;
  • individuals up to 5' 5" who are over 220 lbs;
  • individuals up to 5' 8" who are over 240 lbs;
  • individuals up to 5' 11" who are over 270 lbs;
  • or any one over 320 lbs.
  • Additionally, heights 6' 9" or taller are considered Full Figured.

If you fit in any of these categories, please be sure to indicate your weight together with your height, and to mention in your order that you require a plus (full figure) gown.

 

 


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