Graduates can purchase regalia at the Chanticleer Store. If you have any question regarding regalia, please contact the Chanticleer Store at (843) 349-2360, located on 104 Founders Drive in the HTC Center. The hours are:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Bachelor Package (cap, gown and tassel): $48 + tax
Bachelor Package with Souvenir tassel: $52.50 + tax
Bachelor Package with Rhinestone tassel: $60 + tax
Masters Package (cap, gown, tassel & hood): $96
Masters Package with Souvenir tassel: $100.50
Masters Package with Rhinestone tassel: $108
All candidates participating in the commencement ceremony wear a tassel on the cap. The color of the tassel indicates the college/school. The proper tassel colors are as follows:
|Light Blue||Education||Early, Elementary, Middle, Special|
|White||Communication||Politics, Political Science|
|Art Studios||Graphic Design|
|Sage Green||Physical Science||Physical Education|
|Rec/Sports Management||Exercise/Sports Science|
|Gold||Applied Mathematics||Marine Science|
|Drab (Light Brown)||Business||Resort Tourism|
(To purchase Coastal Carolina University graduation announcements and/or a class ring please visit: http://www.jostens.com/apps/store/customer/1042781/Coastal-Carolina-University/)
Official Coastal Carolina University honor stoles that have been officially recognized through the Office of the Provost, may be worn by undergraduates who have earned a minimum 3.5 university GPA. Degree Candidate must have earned at least 60 graded (GHR) hours applicable toward the degree "in residence" at Coastal Carolina University, including both original and repeated grades that were taken under the University's Course Forgiveness option. To order your honor stole please visit, http://www.coastal.edu/odk.
summa cum laude: GPA of 4.0
magna cum laude: GPA of 3.75 to 3.999
cum laud: GPA of 3.5 to 3.749
Notes on Protocol
Caps should be worn at all times, except during the benediction and National Anthem, when gentlemen should remove their caps. The tassel is worn over the right temple. When all degrees have been conferred the president will make an announcement; graduates may then move their tassels over to the left side.