TO BE ANNOUNCED
The 31st Annual International University for Graduate Studies Residency to be held in the Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies
The Residency is only required for doctoral candidates and comprises conferences, lectures, classes, oral examinations, graduation and award ceremonies. For other students seeking degrees and certifications it is optional.
The Residency provides a learning environment in which candidates, faculty and administrators make academic, professional, and personal connections. Many candidates, as well as alumni, bring their families and friends to share this experience. The Residency is open to other professionals and academics who want participate in a professional level learning opportunity and in certain instances earn certificates.
The eight-day Graduate Seminar at the ten-day Residency may take one of two formats or a combination of both.
The primary format is interactive, where candidates discuss their professional and academic interests. The seminar will typically be led by an IUGS Dean and/or other professor(s).
The second format has one or more lecturers who present subject matter relevant to the candidate’s professional and academic interests.
Each professor approaches his or her subject matter in various formats. The teaching style of the professor, the subject matter and the students will determine the approach that is best suited.
The following will provide you with the information you require regarding the ordering of caps and gowns for the graduation ceremony.
The telephone number for ordering your cap and gown is (800) 456-7623. You can call between the hours of 8:15 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. EST. Ask for the customer service person that handles the International University for Graduate Studies account # 013435.
The majority of our graduates order the Souvenir outfit which includes the gown, tam, and hood. The cost of the Souvenir outfit is $85.00. This garment is preferable as it is made from a lighter weight material. Please let the order person know which program you are graduating from so the appropriate colors can be chosen for your garment.
Also available is the Academic Regalia which is a heavier garment. The cost of the academic regalia runs between $400-800/outfit.
Shipping charges are $15.95.
Turn around time is aproximately three to four weeks.
Oak Hall's Cap & Gown: www.oakhalli.com/College-Caps-And-Gowns/
On a part-time basis, most candidates are anticipated to complete their degree requirements within eighteen months. The determining criteria are dedication and the candidate’s previous academic and professional portfolio.