Graduate Quotes and Captions for Instagram



Finally, the day is here for graduating college students everywhere. If you are graduating, or know someone that is graduating, you are probably feeling proud of that accomplishment. After years of studying, paying tuition, going to classes, finally, it’s graduation time. Tell me who wouldn’t be joyous



That’s why I have gotten some of the best graduate quotes and captions for you to celebrate yourself or your loved ones on their special day. Enjoy.



See also: Learning Captions for Instagram with Quotes



Graduate Quotes

  • I’m glad I ended up as a proud graduate student. Now, it’s time to celebrate!
  • Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. – John-Paul Sartre #graduate
  • Mentorship is a very essential part of the graduate program – it is what makes an excellent scientist and turns them into leaders.
  • Your degree doesn’t end on graduation day. Let that drive you to succeed in all you do. Congratulations, I’m now a doctor, but my education is far from over!
  • Today, I celebrate my new life as I embark on this journey of grad school. To all the future graduates out there, may you live your life to the fullest!
  • We’re a community of curious students pushing the boundaries of knowledge and pursuing the field’s top jobs. We welcome your application to grad school at any time.
  • We are grateful for all our students–past, present, and future. A very happy graduation to everyone!
  • You know you’re a PhD when you’ve stopped thinking of yourself as the exception to the rule.
  • Congratulations on your graduation Here’s to the exciting new chapter ahead. We’re so happy for you!
  • Throw a scholar a graduation party that’s out of this world by creating a theme that celebrates the arc of your work.
  • Today I celebrate my last day of graduate school!
  • Life is pretty tough when you’re a graduate student… but when do I have time to really think about this? It’s either write the article or memorize the lecture.
  • I wouldn’t be who I am if it weren’t for my PhD. Congratulations on my graduation!
  • Congratulations on your graduation! Here’s to a new adventure ahead.
  • Woah. Does that say “PhD”? Yes, it does, happy graduation to me.
  • Being a student-athlete is much more than just exercise and studying. We’re about to walk across the stage and receive our degrees!
  • Congratulations on your graduation! You are about to embark on an exciting journey. Happy Graduation to you. #gradschool
  • “Well-behaved women seldom make history.” -Lauren Hutton.
  • The major drawback of a graduate student life is that you don’t get to do exactly what you want all day. The bonus is that when you want something, it’s dedicated time for just that thing.
  • Best wishes and much success to you as you pursue your graduate studies and embark upon your next adventure. With optimism and much happiness, we wish you and your family a bright future and good luck.
  • Think of a new adventure as a chance for a fresh start. #GradQuote
  • Congratulations to all of our university #PhD graduates! We’re so proud of your accomplishments. Let your careers take flight.
  • Congratulations and best wishes to me! I’m finally a graduate.
  • Graduating changes your life. Here’s to new opportunities and a bright future.
  • Congrats on years of learning, exploring, changing the world, and being the best grad school student I have ever met. I’m so proud of you.
  • With my UMD degree, I have all I need to take on the world. Thank you so much for this opportunity! #college #student
  • Be humble, be patient, be kind. Happy graduation.
  • When you live for what’s ahead, there’s no room to regret the things behind. – C.S. Lewis #cslewis #gradlife
  • You show us how you feel about yourself by the way you treat other people.’ ~Maya Angelou.
  • So proud to have you as family. I wish you the best on your journey ahead. You are certainly on your way to becoming one of our amazing early graduates! Go get ’em!
  • Hello, I’m a design major and a spreadsheet genius.

Caption for Graduate Students

  • Celebrating our brightest as they head into their future. Congrats to you guys. #Commencement
  • Getting back to school is always exciting—the first day of classes, the first morning without an alarm, first meetings with peers and professors to talk about your research. It’s a time of getting to know your new home away from home
  • Have a great and prosperous academic career in graduate school and in life. Congratulations on your graduation!
  • We’ve seen you grow and we can’t wait to see how far your dreams will take you after this week. Congrats to my amazing son!
  • Brilliant! I am beyond proud. We are all incredibly fortunate to be part of this journey with you! Thank you for your brilliance. #GRADUATIONDAY
  • Congrats, grad! You’ve survived the long march through your educational careers, and today, you get to reap the reward of being a newly minted expert.
  • Congratulations on that shiny new credential. Congrats on moving into this next chapter of your life in general. May the future be bright in every way.
  • Congratulations! This degree is just the beginning of your journey. It will take time, but it’s worth it. Wishing you all the best on this major milestone!
  • I never wanted to be the finished product; I’m still learning.  ~ Dr. Maya Angelou
  • Wisdom for graduates: be adventurous and curious about the world.
  • Be the subject of your life, not the object. – Steve Maraboli #gradstudent #quote
  • “The two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why.” -Mark Twain Congratulations to this new graduate student!
  • Invest in yourself and create success for the future!
  • It’s time to graduate… Play some tunes, enjoy some coffee, and celebrate your accomplishments. Graduation is this week – make it count.
  • We’re so proud of this year’s graduates and know you have a bright future ahead of you.
  • This is what it looks like when dreams come true: You get to be a graduate student at MIT! #gradstudent
  • Join the ranks of the most successful grads ever with a graduate degree from *school name*
  • When you can’t stop smiling because someone that matters to you is graduating this weekend
  • Hard to believe I’m actually graduating this weekend. I’ve learned that you can do anything you set your mind to—good or bad. Don’t give up on your dreams.
  • The appreciation and dedication you show in all aspects of your life will be appreciated and celebrated by those who know you best. Congrats! #graduationday  #bachelorgraduation #mastersgraduation #doctorategraduation
  • Thankful for the communities that lift up and support us: past and present, inside and outside of academia. May we carry each other forward to build a more inclusive and equitable future for all.
  • Congratulations on your graduation! So proud of you. #congratulationsgraduate
  • With hard work, dedication, and support from all of you, I am ready to make my mark. Thanks for inspiring me, guys. I can’t wait to see what I do next. Congratulations to me!
  • Feeling accomplished after successfully defending your thesis? Congrats! It’s been a long journey, but the effort you have put in will definitely pay off.


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