Commencement > Mementos



​The Commencement Group

The Commencement Group offers premium flower bouquetsteddy bears, and Class of 2024 t-shirts and sweatshirts. Items can be preordered up to 48 hours before the commencement ceremony and can be picked up on-site at the ceremony venue.


GradImages​ provide professional photographs of all commencement ceremonies. Photo packages are available to all graduating students and can be preordered online or purchased following the ceremonies. Photographers will also be on-hand at all Commencement Pickup events to take photos of graduates in their regalia.

Herff Jones

In addition to graduates' caps and gowns, Herff Jones​ also offers graduation announcements, class rings, and other graduation keepsakes. The site to order​ graduation items is now available. ​

Graduation s​toles representing more than 175 countries and regions are available for purchase through Herff Jones​. Additional stoles can be added to your existing cap and gown order or ordered separated.

If ordering invitations, please use this guide to determine honors.

​Undergraduate students: The determination for honors is based solely on the cumulative grade point average.
  • Cum laude cumulative GPA between 3.500 and 3.699
  • Magna cum laude cumulative GPA between 3.700 and 3.849
  • Summa cum laude cumulative GPA above 3.850

Graduate Students: Each graduate program establishes its own criteria for graduating with distinction. Check with your program for specific requirements. ​


StageClip captures a video of the moment you earn your diploma, which you can share with friends and family. Order your very own StageClip when you order your cap and gown through Herff Jones.

Barnes & Noble

DePaul's Barnes & Noble bookstore offers diploma frames, yard signs, and alumni merchandise. Items can be ordered online or purchased at the Commencement Pickup event for your college.