Personalized graduation announcements are available for purchase during Grad Fest on March 18th and 19th from 10 am until 6 pm at the UAB National Alumni Society House. Announcements can also be purchased online through CB Graduation Products. Generally, students receive their announcements within 2-3 weeks; a rush service is available for an additional fee.

Class Rings

UAB class rings are available from Balfour. Display cases of sample rings and brochures are available at the UAB Bookstore.

Representatives from Balfour will be at Grad Fest at the UAB National Alumni Society House on March 18th and 19th from 10 am to 6 pm to take orders. Orders may also be placed online through Balfour.

Grad Fest

The UAB Bookstore and the UAB National Alumni Society will be hosting Grad Fest on June 18, 2019 from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm at the UAB Alumni House. Grad Fest is a one-stop celebration for UAB graduates. Representatives from Balfour, CB Graduation Announcements, and The University of Alabama at Birmingham National Alumni Society will be present to help graduates with the purchase of cap and gowns, graduation announcements, rings, diploma frames, and mementos. You can also take your official UAB graduation picture!

Faculty Regalia

To order faculty regalia, please visit Oak Hall Cap & Gown.

You will not be required to provide payment at the time of order. All faculty regalia ordered by the deadline listed on the website will be available for pick up the Monday before Commencement. If you miss the deadline and still need to order rental regalia, please email

If you wish to purchase regalia, please contact the UAB Bookstore at to set up a fitting. To see pricing information for custom regalia, please visit Oak Hall Cap & Gown.

Please keep in mind that it takes 4 to 6 weeks to make custom regalia, so orders for custom regalia must be submitted at least 6 weeks before the ceremony.