Each year, USC graduates are photographed for the yearbook, wearing appropriate gowns, caps, and hoods, representing their degree and, in the case of graduate work, their field of study.
Here, you can download a PDF listing of the appropriate hood colors for masters and doctoral degrees. Click the sorting you would prefer:
Find the degree you are earning, and the list will indicate the hood color (the first color you see, with the number) and the cap and gown color (USC uses custom red gowns and caps for doctoral degrees).
If you have any questions, please contact us, and we would be happy to help.