All major participants for the ceremony are to robe, without which they cannot partake in the procession. Robing will take place between 8:30 – 9:15 am on Thursday, December 15, 2016.
Friday June 23
THE CHANCELLOR’S ROBE
The three bars on the sleeves are in royal blue.Tam: Royal Blue with gold tassel – six sided model. The doctoral tam is most often made of black velvet. He wears it with the three bars shown here.
Doctoral Hood: CUIB Flag Colors: in the following order- Royal blue, white in middle, light blue at the base of the hood.
The robe is embroidered with gold seals with the symbol of the Diocese on right side and the university seal on the left.These symbolize his rank as the Bishop of the Diocese and the Chancellor and Owner of CUIB- the final authority.
Board of Trustees
THE ROBE FOR BOARD OF TRUSTEES, COUNCIL MEMBERS & HONORED GUESTS IS MAROON WITH THE SEAL ON FRONT AND NO BARS
The University mascot- the eagle is embroidered on the left sleeve. The Seal will be red embroider on black as in photo. Black Master’s Tam with boullion tassel- 6 sided model with boullion. The tam for all is black.
THE ROBE OF THE PRESIDENT HAS THE UNIVERSITY SEALS ON THE FRONT, WITH FOUR BARS ON EACH SLEEVE
The robe is light blue and black with the two university seals, in gold, embroidered on the light blue velvet panels and four light blue bars on sleeves.
The President’s Style would be Light Blue Velvet with bouillon tassel-eight corner. Seal on front and an additional bar for President, adding Presidential Bars to a doctoral.
ROBE-ROYAL BLUE AND MAROON
Matching Master’s Tam – 6 sided model- that comes with the robe. The red velvet shown here to match the robe
THE ROBE, TAM AND TASSEL WITH THE 2015 PIN WORN ON THE TASSEL
Graduates wear a maroon robe with maroon mortar board.
Then they attach the tassel of their individual school so that they are wearing two tassels.
The University tassel (Light Blue) and the school tassel.
JUMBO TASSELS (EXAMPLE SHOWN HERE HAS THREE TASSELS – CUIB GRADS ONLY WEAR TWO)
DOUBLE TASSELS – LIGHT BLUE FOR CUIB COLOR -AND OTHER COLOR WILL BE THE SCHOOL COLORS.
Engineering — CUIB Royal Blue
IT — Brown
Ag & Natural Resources– kelly green
HONOURS FOR STUDENTS
Students are academically honoured as follows:
Gold Medals for Suma Cum Laude students
with GPA between 3.6-4.0
Silver Medals for Magna Cum Laude students
with GPA between 3.0-3.59
Bronze Medals for Cum Laude students
with GPA between 2.5-2.99