What side do tassels go on before graduation?
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Correspondingly, what side does the tassel go on for graduation pictures?
Tassels are worn on the right side of the cap before the ceremony and are then moved from the right side to the left after receiving a diploma or when directed to do so by the graduation speaker.
Beside above, why is the tassel moved from right to left? The American tradition of moving the tassel on graduation caps from the right side to the left side during the commencement ceremony signifies the recognition of earning a degree. It is sometimes called "turning of the tassel." The only exception is for those who have doctoral degrees; their tassel is gold.
Keeping this in consideration, what side does the tassel go on for high school graduation?
Can you wear two tassels at graduation?
Choose from special tassels. Although this tradition is more common in universities, some high schools may allow special tassels. These might signify membership in an honors society, valedictorian status, or other achievements. If your school allows these, and you are eligible for more than one tassel, just choose one.