If you have already graduated and wish to hire academic dress you can do so from April until 30 September.

How to hire academic dress

Please fill in the Academic dress hire request form (PDF 29kb 1p) and submit it to Graduations by email graduation@rmit.edu.au,

or by post to:

Academic dress hire request
Exams, Awards and Graduations
RMIT University
GPO Box 2476
Melbourne Vic 3001

Cost and payment

The fee for academic dress hire is $60. In addition, a deposit of $150 is required.

Once your request form has been processed we will email you a direct link to our online payment system where you are required to make the full $210 payment by Visa or MasterCard prior to collection. Please bring a copy of your receipt with you when you collect your academic dress.

If any items are lost, returned damaged or returned later than the agreed seven days, we may retain your $150 deposit. Otherwise, the deposit will be refunded to your credit card within approximately three business days of the return of the items hired.

Collection and return of academic dress

Please ensure you:

  • collect and return your academic dress at the following times only: 
    Monday – Friday between 10am and 4pm

Location: Exams, Awards and Graduations, Building 88, Level 9, 440 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne 3000

More information

Enquiries: graduation@rmit.edu.au

Find out how to wear your academic dress.

If you are attending the Melbourne Graduation Ceremony please refer to gown and ticket.