30 Best Instagram Captions For Graduation Photos

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You've waited four years for this very moment. Well, four years in theory. It could have been fewer, but more than likely it was a bit more. Don't worry, we're not judging!

That's right, it's graduation time, and that means you need graduation Instagram captions for the photos you post online. Think of all that hard work you put in: the countless hours of reading, the term papers, the sleepless nights. It's all coming to an end. You finally get to put on your gown, switch over your tassel, and throw your cap into the air in celebration. And you should because you deserve to have your moment(s).

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Of course, that means that you are going to be taking some pictures and sharing those pictures with the world. Why? Because this is (probably) the biggest accomplishment of your whole life, to date. 

There are so many different kinds of pictures that you can take on graduation day. You could go for the traditional cap and gown picture. Or a photo with your classmates, flashing the biggest smiles. Maybe you want to get more creative and have someone take a photo of you while you throw your cap in the air. Or perhaps you have decorated your grad cap and you want a photo of that by itself.

Whichever photos you choose to take, we've got some great ideas for the best graduation captions for Instagram. There are so many options to choose from when it comes to selecting a caption for your graduation photos and you do not want to mess this up. After all, you've waited four whole years (or maybe even longer) to celebrate this very moment and you have to get it right. 

Don't sweat. We've got you. Here are the 30 best Instagram captions for graduation photos. 

Short and sweet sayings perfect for any photo that you choose to post...

1. The tassel was worth the hassle.

2. And off he/she went to change the world.

3. It's about damn time.

4. The best is yet to come.

5. Con-grad-ulations to me!

Funny quotes and sayings to have a little fun in your caption...

6. "Did everyone see that? Because I will not be doing it again." —Pirates of the Caribbean

7. "I'm 100 percent certain that I am zero percent sure of what I'm going to do." —Unknown.

8. I've already forgotten everything.

9. Welcome to the real world, they said. It sucks, but you're going to love it.

10. I woke up like dis... Just kidding, it took four years.

Quotes and sayings that take a look into the future to prepare you for what's to come...

(You'll probably notice a few of these quotes from some of your favorite movies.)

11. And so the adventure begins.

12. Today is a perfect day to start living your dreams.

13. Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.

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14.  A world of possibilities awaits.

15. "You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. You are the guy who’ll decide where to go." —Dr. Seuss

16. "Don't tell me the sky's the limit when there are footprints on the moon." —Paul Brandt

17. "And I knew exactly what to do. But in a much more real sense, I had no idea what to do." —The Office

18. "There's just no telling how far I'll go." —Moana

19. "Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." —Ralph Waldo Emerson

Cheesy quotes, because sometimes, you just have to...

20. It just got hotter in here by 1 degree.

21. May your cap fly as high as your dreams.

22. Thanks, Nike. I just did it.

23. Oh yeah, look at me and my grad self.

24. It's not a tiara, but it will do for now.

25. Call me a chemistry cylinder because I am graduated.

But when it's all over, there's only one thing left to do: Say goodbye...

26. On to my new dream.

27. "Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you’ve imagined." —Henry David Thoreau

28. "Crushed it." —Fat Amy

29. Bye, Felicia!

30. Thanks for the memories.

Hopefully, you have accomplished more than one thing after reading this. You graduated and you found the best Instagram caption for your graduation photos. You can be very proud of both of these things, because in today's world, both of these are super important!

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Effie Orfanides has had her finger on the pulse of the celebrity world since 2009. She's also a huge fan of Kylie Jenner lip kits.


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