Historians contend that the tradition of wearing academic regalia originates from the 14th century. Initially, it was used as a practical means to warmth for scholars in frigid conditions. As the practice of wearing robes became more widespread, it adopted the dual pupose of differentiating among levels and grades.
Each Master Hood sports its own unqiue color scheme. That color scheme references an individual college, as it is a part of North Carolina State University.
If you are unsure about your college, be sure to confirm this before purchase.
- Crafted with fine quality fabrics.