Graduation Merchandise

Getting ready to graduate and celebrate your special day? Let us help you prepare with connecting you to grad photos, degree frames and Lakehead gear, including grad rings. 

This year, we are also very excited to announce a way for you to celebrate with your very own regalia. In partnership with our regalia provider, Gaspard, Souvenir Regalia can be purchased for you to wear for graduation photos with your photographer of choice, during your own celebrations, or while you watch your convocation ceremony! See below for more details.

Graduation Photos (Thunder Bay Campus Students) 
Alan Dickson PhotographAlan Dickson Photography is Lakehead University, Thunder Bay's, official photographer. We have all hoods for all programs and photograph graduates all year round in case you missed your session during the school year. You can even have photos taken with a friend at no extra cost!

All photos are taken in Alan Dickson's Studio, 900 Central Avenue, about a 10 min walk from campus. The cost per sitting is $25 plus HST. Graduation packages can be found on their website and proofs are sent out the same day as the sitting! Orders will be ready for pick up or ship in 2 weeks. Booking your sitting can be done online at the Alan Dickson Website under Grad Central -

Contact: 807-345-6704

Regalia - Rent or Own Options
Gaspard is Lakehead University’s official regalia provider! If you are looking for options to buy or rent your hood and gown please visit the site below to view your options.

Souvenir regalia can be purchased for you to wear for graduation photos with your photographer of choice, during your own celebrations, or while you watch your convocation ceremony! Souvenir regalia is yours to keep!

Renting your hood may be an option you want to consider if you just want to have the right regalia for photos with your photographer of choice. Rented regalia must be returned.

Please note, at this time Gaspard is only able to ship souvenir regalia to international addresses. If you live outside of Canada please contact and they can further assist you in placing your order.

Order Online

Phone:  1-800-683-4771 from Monday to Friday between 9:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. (EST)

Graduation Photos (Orillia Campus Students) 

Orillia students who are graduating in 2021 can now book their Grad Photos online here:

Orillia students in the GTA who would prefer a studio appointment in Toronto, for their Grad Photos, please contact the Photographer directly at:

Lakehead University Degree Frames 

Find the perfect frame to display your hard-earned degree in! The Lakehead University Alumni Association is pleased to offer Lakehead graduates with the ...

March Degree Frame Special!

Receive a free portrait 5x7 frame ($50-65 value) with the purchase of a Milburn Degree Frame during the month of March. 

For details and to order online visit


Lakehead Convocation Items, Gear & Grad Rings

The photo features items available at the bookstore such as Lakehead merchandiseThe Lakehead University Bookstore carries a wide range of convocation-related items, from the official Lakehead University graduation frames to pen sets, watches, and clothing. Shop online at and find the perfect gift for the graduate in your life.

All students looking to purchase Grad Rings click here

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