MA and BA Gowns are available to order and collect from Cambridge SU Reception between 10am and 12pm  Monday - Friday.

You can Visit the Gown shop here.

You can buy a brand new Gown for £50 or hire a gown for the acedemic year for £15. (This will require a £50 pound deposit that will be refunded to you when you return your gown, subject to terms and conditions) 

Please ensure you have completed and enclose the Gown Return Form within your parcel so we can process the return of your deposit money accordingly.

Please note that students will have until 29th July 2022 to return their gown. Alternatively, students may choose to keep their rental gown and forfeit their deposit. All questions relating to gown hire should be directed to reception@cambridgesu.co.uk 


Gown guide

The style of gown you require is determined by your age and level of study. To find out which type and size of gown you need, please consult our gown guide. To buy,  or hire a gown, visit the SU building during opening hours. Please note that we are unable to reserve gowns in advance so to secure your order in advance, we recommend using our click and collect service. 


                        Photo of four people walking, wearing Cambridge ceremonial gowns


Buying a gown

We sell new BA/BA status and MA/MA status gowns for postgraduate students. These sustainable gowns are made using recycled plastic within a carbon-neutral production line and we're proud to offer this unique product to Cambridge students. All of our gowns are available for click and collect purchase online or you can visit the SU building to buy your gown for £50. We accepted both cash and card payments for in-person sales and our friendly team will be able to fit you with the correct size gown. Visit the Gown shop here.


Hiring a gown

Cambridge SU has a gown hire service offering BA/BA status and MA/MA status gowns on academic year rental.  To hire a gown, you will need to pay a £50 refundable deposit alongside the £15 annual rental charge . 

Please note, your deposit may be retained if your rental gown has been damaged or is not returned by the agreed date.