Trending Now: 18 Graduation Cap Ideas for Graduation
The newest trend in graduation is to decorate and personalize graduation caps. Students use quotes, images, messages, and University announcements to make their graduation cap especially theirs. In addition to the perfect graduation gift, a unique graduation cap is essential for graduation day.
We’ve compiled 18 of the best and most unique graduation cap decorations for inspiration for your upcoming day.
Know where you are headed for college? Decorate your graduation cap with a college announcement. Check out some of our favorites below.
1. College Announcement Inspo
Show your University pride by announcing where you’re headed in the fall. Invite your friends to do the same and don’t forget to take lots of photos!
Funny Graduation Caps
Decorating your graduation cap with a funny quote or saying will definitely separate you from the sea of graduates on graduation day. Here are some of our favorite funny graduation caps.
2. The Office
Michael Scott has something to say…
3. Powered by Starbucks
Give a shout out to the most frequently visited coffee shop that helped fuel you through the early mornings finals week, and late night study sessions.
4. Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones or Game of Loans? This creative play on words will definitely make you stand out above the rest.
5. Graduates, Assemble!
Love a good Marvel movie? Copy this adorable graduation cap and give a shout out to your favorite characters who got you through the semester with comedic relief.
6. Finding Nemo
Grab a bestie and re-create this pairing based on your favorite Disney/Pixar movie. Just keep swimming!
7. High School Musical
We are all still trying to get over the fact that Zach Efron didn’t grace the halls of our high school…
Glitter and Glam
Looking to do something super girly for your grad cap? Check out this tutorial on how to create the perfect glitter and glitz look from Aleenes on her YouTube channel.
8. Glitter and Glam – 3 ways!
9. Thousands of years later…
This take on the classic Sponge Bob Square Pants line is the perfect decor for a graduate who felt like time just went on…and on…and on…
10. Goal Digger
If you’ve got goals and you’re ready to dig, this is the perfect grad cap for you!
Inspirational Quotes and Shout outs
There couldn’t be a better time to give a special shout out to the people who helped you along your graduation journey. Whether you are communicating your message via inspirational quote or giving some love to your parents, here are our favorite inspirational graduation caps you can copy!
11. Thanks Mom and Dad
Yes, you did the work, but remember who helped pack your lunch, drove you to basketball three days a week, and provided you with three square meals through your academic career. Shout out to the real MVP’s!
12. Travel Vibes – Next Stop, Everywhere!
Love traveling? Headed into a gap year? Whatever the case, if you’ve got the travel bug, this cap is perfect for you!
13. And So The Adventure Begins
Sometimes the real adventure starts when #adulting is at the forefront.
14. What time is it? Summertime, it’s Graduation!
It is 4,340 minutes until graduation, but who’s counting???
15. Feminist Vibes
Girl, you deserve it. Rosie agrees….
16. Be the Queen
Maybe it is a graduation cap, maybe it is a crown. The context is completely up to you!
If you are a college grad and want to shout from the rooftops the degree you just earned, decorating your graduation cap with the bells and whistles of your degree is a great way to honor your journey. Here are some of our favorites…
17. Done with this BS!
Don’t forget your friends!
Sure, they didn’t pay your tuition, but your friends certainly were there for you throughout the year. Recreate this look and include your family, too!
We hope this article provided some inspo for your graduation caps and gear. This is one of the most important moments of your life, make sure you celebrate by creating a memento that will remind you for years to come the accomplishment you achieved. For more graduation and dorm inspo, check out our articles to guide you into the next step of your life!