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Post Graduate Survey

We need your help! Your response to the Post Graduate Survey will assist Coastal Carolina University in providing improved services for current and future students. This information helps us forecast an accurate picture of the current job market and how well Coastal Carolina University has served you.  

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Purchasing Regalia

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.

Sunday: Closed 


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 
Apricot  Nursing   
Salmon  Health Promotion  
Pink  Music  
White  Communication  Politics, Political Science 
  English Religious Studies 
  Dramatic Arts  Theatre 
  History Visual Arts 
  Philosophy  World Languages 
  Art Studios  Graphic Design 
Brown Art   
Black  Interdisciplanary Studies   
Sage Green  Physical Science  Physical Education
  Rec/Sports Management Exercise/Sports Science 
Gold Applied Mathematics Marine Science 
  Biology  Psychology
  Computer Science Sociology 
Drab (Light Brown) Business  Resort Tourism 
  Economics  Marketing 


(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/)


Honor Stoles

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.