Information on Academic Dress

Serangoon Broadway is the official vendor for the sale and rental of the academic dress for Commencement 2019.

We would like to alert graduates that if you obtain your academic dress from any other sources, the material used will be different and there may be differences in the shade of colour. As such, you are strongly advised to obtain your academic dress from the official vendor, Serangoon Broadway.


Online Ordering of Academic Dress

The online ordering for the academic dress will commence on 01 March 2019. All attending graduands are required to place their order for the academic dress via the Serangoon Broadway homepage.

  1. Go to Serangoon Broadway homepage. Click here.
  2. Login with the Username which can be obtained from the Registration page in myEduRec (Academics > Commencement Registration).

Graduands may choose to make an appointment for the academic dress collection immediately after the submission of the academic dress order form or at any other convenient time by logging in again.

Please note that all graduands are required to order their academic dresses and make an appointment online for the academic dress collection no later than 12 June 2019.


Sale and Rental of Academic Dress

Payment for the academic dress will be made upon collection. Payment can be made by cash, NETS, Visa or Master card. The charges for the sale and rental of academic dress are as follows:

Type of Academic Dress

Purchase

 

Rental

Price*
$

Rental Price*
$

Refundable Deposit
$

Total Payable
(for Rental)
$

Bachelor Degrees

48.15

32.10

30.00

62.10

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery

53.50

37.45

30.00

67.45

Bachelor Degrees (Yale-NUS)

171.20

48.15

150.00

198.15

Master Degrees

58.85

37.45

30.00

67.45

Master of Medicine

128.40

74.90

80.00

154.90

Master of Dental Surgery

Doctoral Degrees

128.40

74.90

80.00

154.90

Doctor of Medicine (Duke-NUS)

214.00

128.40

150.00

278.40

Doctor of Philosophy (Duke-PhD)

* Prices include 7% GST


Collection of Academic Dress and Commencement Invitation Package

There are several options for collection of the Academic Dress and Invitation Package (IP).

  1. I am collecting in person myself
  2. Someone else is collecting in person for me
  3. I want the items delivered to me

All items should be checked at the point of collection or receipt and will be deemed to be in good condition once accepted at that point.  

  1. I am collecting in person myself

    Collection in person is available according to the dates and venues listed here: 

    Dates

    Collection of Gown

    Collection of Invitation Package (IP)

    14 May to 7 Jul

    @ Serangoon Broadway

    Invitation Package will be available from 28 Jun. *

    11 to 18 Jul

    @ University Cultural Centre
    Graduate Robing Room

    @ University Cultural Centre
    Graduate Robing Room

    * Graduates can choose to collect their academic dress before IP is ready. IP can be collected on the day of commencement at UCC Robing Room.

    The opening hours for collection at the different venues are as follows:

    Serangoon Broadway

    Tuesdays - Sundays

    10.00am to 9.00pm
    Mondays Closed
    University Cultural Centre Graduate Robing Room 11 - 18 Jul (Thu - Thu) 8.30am to 9.30pm*
    *Please avoid the ceremony hours of 10am – 12pm, 2.30 – 4.30pm, and 7– 9pm.
  2. Someone else is collecting in person for me

    Please refer to the dates, times and venues for physical collection as above.

    Your representative will have to present the following items to collect on your behalf:

    1. Completed and signed Authorisation Form.  You may download the Authorisation Form here.
    2. A copy of the graduand’s Student Card/NRIC
    3. A copy of the representative’s NRIC
  3. I want the items delivered to me

    For graduands who opt for the academic dress and Commencement Invitation Package to be delivered, please submit the Delivery Service Form to graduations@serangoonbroadway.com, with the subject title as “NUS Commencement 2019 – Delivery Service” before 15 June 2019.

    The delivery service will be at a charge of S$21.40, on top of the cost of the academic dress.

    Please note that the delivery service is only available within the main island of Singapore. Also, the delivery will only take place from 1 to 5 July 2019.

Return of Rented Academic Dress

There are two options for the return of the rented academic dress.

  1. Return Immediately after Commencement Ceremony

    The academic dress can be returned immediately after the Commencement Ceremony at the Serangoon Broadway counter at UCC. The refundable deposit will be refunded in cash upon the return, if the academic dress is returned in good condition. The rental receipt and student card/NRIC is required for verification purposes.

  2. Return at Serangoon Broadway Studio

    Alternatively, the academic dress can be returned at Serangoon Broadway Studio from 11 July to 11 August 2019 (Closed on Mondays and National Day). The refundable deposit will be refunded in cash if the academic dress is returned in good condition. The rental receipt and student card/NRIC are required for verification purposes.

Graduands may authorise a representative to return the academic dress on their behalf, if they are unable to return the academic dress personally. The representative will have to present the following items:

  1. Completed and signed Authorisation Form. You may download the Authorisation Form here.
  2. A copy of the graduand's Student Card/NRIC
  3. A copy of the representative's NRIC

The refundable deposit will be forfeited if the academic dress is not returned to Serangoon Broadway Studio by 11 August 2019. If the academic dress is found to be damaged* upon return, then the following charges (inclusive of 7% GST) will be levied for replacement:

Degree

Gown
$

Hood
$

Mortar Board /Bonnet
$

Bachelor Degrees

32.00

16.00

16.00

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery

38.00

16.00

16.00

Bachelor Degrees
(Yale-NUS)

45.00

28.00 (Hood)
85.00 (Sash)

16.00

Master Degrees

38.00

18.00

16.00

Master of Medicine

85.00

30.00

45.00

Master of Dental Surgery

Doctoral Degrees

85.00

40.00

45.00

Doctor of Medicine
(Duke-NUS)

160.00

55.00

50.00

Doctor of Philosophy (Duke-PhD)

*The academic dress is considered to be damaged if there are cuttings/alterations of any kinds, burns, tears, rips in fabric, holes on velvet or satin, discolorations, irremovable stains, hot iron marks, scotch tape marks, damaged, missing buttons/tassel or dented mortar boards.

You are encouraged to read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Academic Dress in the first instance.  If you have a question not covered in the FAQs, please write in to graduations@serangoonbroadway.com.

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