Where can I find out what to wear to the graduation ceremony?

For The University of Auckland, visit their "What to wear to graduation" page.
For AUT University, visit their "Academic dress and clothing for the day" page and also their "Descriptions of Academic Regalia" page.
For Victoria University of Wellington, visit their "Academic dress" page.
When can I pick up my hire regalia?
General hire regalia can be collected up to 2 days before the ceremony and returned the day after unless otherwise arranged.

Please contact us for our group and bulk-order hire prices; or if you need to hire for a longer period.
When should I book my hire regalia?
Graduation regalia must be reserved before the ceremony by booking online . Please be aware that we can become very busy around graduation time so book your regalia in good time.
How long do I have my regalia for?
Our standard hire period allows you time to collect the regalia up to 2 days before the ceremony & return either the day of your ceremony or the day after. This gives you time so you can get your photos taken in advance & decide what to wear on your big day.
When do I need to come in for a fitting?

We are happy to announce the new dates for the upcoming UOA graduation ceremonies in November 2nd ,3rd & 4th.  
If you are planning on attending the November celebrations, please hold onto your order. 
Please see collection & return dates below.  
If you are not attending the November ceremony & want a refund  please send your account details & order number .
We are open the days listed below for any students wishing to take photos @ a special price of $50 per set.

 Collect    Sat 3rd Oct  10-4pm  &   Return    Sat 10th Oct 10-4pm
November graduation:
  Collect    Fri Oct 30th 9-6pm                           
                  Sat Oct 31st 10-4pm
                  Mon 2nd Nov 9-6pm------Fri 6th Nov 9-6pm
   Return   Sat 7th Nov 10-4pm

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Do I have to pay a damage bond?
 A $100 bond is required for casual hire(other than UOA & AUT) which will be refunded to you on return of the garments undamaged.
What methods of payment do you accept and when do I have to pay?
We know how busy it is around graduation time so we make it easy for you to order your regalia online & make payment.
Due to Covid restrictions we prefer payment at least 4 days before you collect the regalia.

We accept cash,eftpos, 
 & direct bank transfer.
Payment details :
Out`n About Products 06 0287 0256010 00
If I purchase my own regalia, how long will it take to process?
Orders take 5 to 7 days to process. So please arrange a fitting appointment with this in mind.
When should I arrange my fitting appointment if I am purchasing my own regalia?
When purchasing graduation regalia we ask that you arrange a fitting session 5 to 7 days prior to the date you would like to collect it. Fitting will take approximately 10 minutes.
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