What to Write in a Graduation Card

What to Write in a Graduation Card


Sometimes it can be hard to put into words just how proud and excited you are for someone when they accomplish something big: like GRADUATING! Whether it's high school, college or beyond - let the graduate know just how proud you are with a heartfelt note and a card they'll love.

We know you want to say just the right thing as you celebrate the graduates in your life, which is why we're sharing a few of our favorite messages to write in a graduation card. 

Take inspiration from our list - or write your own note - as you shop our Graduation Card Collection.


You pick the card, you write the message, we'll mail it! 


Now that you’ve graduated follow your heart and embrace what dreams are important to you. Cherish them. Own them. And pursue them with all of your might.

The piece of paper may be about academics, but the experience was a lesson in life. Congratulations.

Graduation isn’t the end of a tough journey. It is the beginning of a beautiful one. Start each day believing in yourself and watch the magic happen.

Congratulations on your monumental achievement today, and best wishes for all your tomorrows.

Never stop growing, exploring, learning, and challenging yourself. Congratulations and best wishes for your future.

Hard work: check! Good grades: check! Make some money: more checks!

The tassel was worth the hassle! Congratulations!

Be proud of this moment — you deserve it for all the effort and dedication you invested. Congratulations.

You have a big group of us cheering you on today as you graduate, and we are so honored to be a part of this special day!

Great results come from hard work. Well done!

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are. – E.E. Cummings

So many of our dreams first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable. —Christopher Reeve

Sometimes you find out what you are supposed to be doing by doing the things you are not supposed to do. – Oprah

You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. — A.A. Milne


*Some messages sourced from Parade, find more message ideas here.


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