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Tuesday, March 3: University Closing at 7 p.m.

Due to expected storm conditions, the University will close at 7 p.m. this evening. All classes starting at or after 7 p.m. are canceled. Individual professors may opt to conduct classes or provide assignments online when the campus is closed, so students should check Blackboard and their email to learn of any alternate arrangements.  snow closing guide

University Libraries will close at 7 p.m. tonight. The University Commons dining facility, Subway, the Village Market, and the Hawk's Nest will be open normal hours tonight. All other dining locations will close at 6 p.m. 

All Hartt Community Division activities after 3 p.m. today are canceled.

Updated 3:47 p.m., 3/3/15

Cap and Gown

Instructions for Ordering Your Cap and Gown

You must file a degree application with your school or college evaluator before ordering your cap or gown. If you have not done so, please pick up a degree application immediately from your college evaluator.

  • Hartford Art School
    Tom Bradley, V 103
  • College of Arts and Sciences
    Tina Pesola, Hillyer 228, and Katie Cox, H 230 
  • Barney School of Business
    Lisa Carlson (undergraduates), A 227; Jim Peta (MBA degrees), A 412; Pamela Weaver (MSAT degrees), A 406
  • Hillyer College
    Carol Courtney, H 117
  • College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions
    Michael Goemans, H 218
  • College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture
    Janice Girouard (undergraduates), UT 209E, Laurie Granstrand (ME degrees) , UT 209D, Ann Lankford (M.Arch. degrees), Gray Center W205D in west wing next to bookstore 
  • The Hartt School
    Lynn Wronker, F 204-7
  • University Studies
    R.J. McGivney (Multimedia Web Design), CC 235, Karen Sullivan (University Studies, Paralegal Studies, Liberal Studies), CC 234
If you have previously filed your degree application, continue to the Cap and Gown Order Page. You will be directed to the Web site of Herff-Jones, which provides caps and gowns for the University's Commencement. Please select "University of Hartford" from the drop-down menu to begin the ordering process. You will then be asked to select your degree and college or school within the University. 

Order Your Cap and Gown Online