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Graduation tomorrow... 3 piece suit acceptable?

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So tomorrow is the graduation ceremony for my business school (university graduation is saturday) and I am not sure what to wear. Students aren't wearing their cap and gowns tomorrow (they are optional), but rather suits for guys and dresses for girls.. My question is: Would it be acceptable to wear a 3-piece suit? Or is that not appropriate for an academic setting?

Tomorrow is the day where we walk across the stage/get our degrees. University graduation has too many people for everyone to walk.

edit: It is in an auditorium

Thanks!
 
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Depends, will it be outdoors or indoors?

If outdoors, will it be super hot?
 

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Whoops, should have specified. It is in an auditorium.
 

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Hell yes, I wears a three pieces everytime when suits is required

When you need to ask, you are probably not cool enough.
 

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rather late to ask surely?

What answer do you want? Wear a two or three piece suit as your prefer - there are no rules or other reasons that one is essential and the other a faux pas.
 
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Use the suit which both looks best on you and makes you feel comfortable.
 

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Hell yes, I wears a three pieces everytime when suits is required
When you need to ask, you are probably not cool enough.

+1 to the 3-piece. Its a festive mood, no one is too serious on graduation day. Had I a 3-piece on graduation day, I would have worn it

edit - what about cap and gown? woudnt it cover the suit?
 

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+1 to the 3-piece. Its a festive mood, no one is too serious on graduation day. Had I a 3-piece on graduation day, I would have worn it
edit - what about cap and gown? woudnt it cover the suit?
Most students are wearing formalwear to the B School ceremony and the cap and gown to the university graduation the next day.
 

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Most students are wearing formalwear to the B School ceremony and the cap and gown to the university graduation the next day.

Or in fact, I can't imagine any students not wearing smart clothes to graduation, it is like disregarding their work that had put in the degree.
 

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Graduation is your day; I don't see why you can't wear a three-piece if that pleases you. My graduation was a formal affair with everyone in suits, ties, caps and gowns and I would have worn a three-piece if I had had a nice one then most likely.
 

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OP, wear your 3-piece and have a fun day. Congratulations! :cheers:
 

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