Academic Dress

Each discipline of Southern Cross University has been assigned a colour for hoods and stoles. Colours are displayed in the linings of hoods and on the edges of stoles.

Discipline Colours

Arts: White

Business: Sunflower

Education: Bluebell

Health Sciences: Signal Red

Indigenous Studies: Red and Yellow

Law: Magenta

Science: Turquoise

Social Science: Violet

Gowns for Doctorates are blue. Hoods for Doctorates are gold except for Doctor of Philosophy which is blue.

Correct academic dress is compulsory for all graduands.  Your academic dress will be booked as part of the registration process for your graduation.

Silver Rose is the supplier for the hire and purchase of academic dress for Southern Cross University

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