As gowns are loose fitting garments,
their sizing is calculated according to
height rather than width.
Your gratuation gown should come to
just below your knees or mid calf. Our
sizes are listed in relation to your
height, rather than the length of gown.
So as long as you choose your height
correctly your gown should be the
As you will be wearing your mortarboard throughtout your ceremony, and for photographs, we recommended taking the time to measure your head and select the right fit.
To get your correct head measurements you need to place a tape measure around the widest part of your head (around 2 inches above your eyebrows.)
If you don't have a tape measure to hand, you can always use a piece of string, place it around your head, and then measure the string against a ruler.