Wearing a gown is a symbol of your joining the community of scholars.  You first wear a gown for Matriculation on Tuesday 3 October.  You will also need a gown for other formal occasions, to attend Formal Hall and for your graduation.  New gowns may be purchased through outfitters in the city (approximate cost £49.50).  However, it is possible to purchase gowns through the College at reduced rates.  New gowns are available at a cost of £38.00 by completing this order form.  Gowns ordered by Thursday 31 August are to be collected from the Tutorial and Admissions Office, located on B staircase, on Tuesday 3 October between 8.00 am and 12.00 noon.