1. academic
  2. accomplished
  3. achieving
  4. adult
  5. advanced
  6. all-set
  7. amazing
  8. apt
  9. astute
  10. brainy
  11. clever
  12. collegiate
  13. committed
  14. competent
  15. dedicated
  16. deserving
  17. determined
  18. devoted
  1. knowledgeable
  2. learned
  3. mature
  4. momentous
  5. noble
  6. noteworthy
  7. outstanding
  8. primed
  9. proud
  10. ready
  11. ready-for-the-world
  12. remarkable
  13. resourceful
  14. savvy
  15. scholarly
  16. scholastic
  17. schooled
  18. sharp
  1. educated
  2. educational
  3. enlightened
  4. exciting
  5. extraordinary
  6. focused
  7. fulfilling
  8. graduating
  9. great
  10. grown-up
  11. hardworking
  12. honoring
  13. hopeful
  14. important
  15. impressive
  16. informed
  17. ingenious
  18. insightful
  1. smart
  2. sophisticated
  3. special
  4. star
  5. studious
  6. successful
  7. superb
  8. talented
  9. top-notch
  10. top-of-the-class
  11. trained
  12. transforming
  13. unbelievable
  14. up-and-coming
  15. willing
  16. wise
  17. worthy
  1. Ph.D.
  2. ability
  3. academia
  4. academic achievement
  5. academy
  6. accolade
  7. accomplishment
  8. achievement
  9. alma mater
  10. alumni
  11. announcement
  12. applause
  13. attainment
  14. bachelor's degree
  15. beginnings
  16. big day
  17. brains
  18. campus
  19. cap and gown
  20. capacity
  21. career
  22. career path
  23. ceremony
  24. certification
  25. college
  26. commencement
  27. commencement exercises
  28. commendation
  29. completion
  30. congrats
  31. congratulations
  32. convocation
  1. groves of academa
  2. hard work
  3. high school
  4. higher education
  5. honors
  6. inner strength
  7. intelligence
  8. journey
  9. knowledge
  10. laurels
  11. learning
  12. major
  13. masters
  14. maturity
  15. memory
  16. mortarboard
  17. new start
  18. opportunity
  19. overachiever
  20. passage
  21. path
  22. perseverance
  23. possibility
  24. postgraduate
  25. potential
  26. praise
  27. pride
  28. professor
  29. progress
  30. propensity
  31. prosperity
  32. purpose
  1. cum laude
  2. dean
  3. dean's list
  4. degree
  5. determination
  6. diploma
  7. doctorate
  8. dream
  9. education
  10. effort
  11. endeavor
  12. exams
  13. expert
  14. extraordinaire
  15. field
  16. finale
  17. first job
  18. flair
  19. fulfillment
  20. future
  21. genius
  22. gift
  23. goal
  24. grad
  25. grade
  26. graduate
  27. graduating class
  28. graduation
  29. graduation ceremony
  30. graduation day
  31. graduation gift
  32. graduation present
  1. realization
  2. reception
  3. recognition
  4. result
  5. reward
  6. scholar
  7. scholarship
  8. school
  9. schoolwork
  10. semester
  11. senior
  12. skill
  13. stepping stone
  14. strength
  15. student
  16. studies
  17. success
  18. superstar
  19. superstar
  20. talent
  21. tassel
  22. teacher
  23. term paper
  24. test
  25. the next step
  26. thesis
  27. university
  28. valedictorian
  29. wealth
  30. wisdom
  31. wishes
  32. work
  1. accomplish
  2. achieve
  3. acquire
  4. advance
  5. announce
  6. applaud
  7. apply your knowledge
  8. attain
  9. attend
  10. be on your own
  11. be proud
  12. be successful
  13. become
  14. become an adult
  15. believe
  16. believe in yourself
  17. blossom
  18. celebrate
  19. commend
  20. commit
  21. complete
  22. congratulate
  23. continue learning
  24. cram
  25. culminate
  26. cultivate
  1. head for
  2. hone your skills
  3. honor
  4. hope
  5. imagine
  6. impress
  7. join
  8. join the workforce
  9. know
  10. laud
  11. learn
  12. major in
  13. make us proud
  14. master
  15. mature
  16. move ahead
  17. obtain
  18. overachieve
  19. pass
  20. pay off
  21. pay tribute
  22. persevere
  23. praise
  24. prepare
  25. proceed
  26. progress
  1. dare to dream
  2. deserve
  3. develop
  4. devote
  5. discover
  6. dream
  7. dream big
  8. educate
  9. encourage
  10. exceed expectations
  11. excel
  12. find success
  13. find success
  14. find your way
  15. find your way
  16. finish
  17. flourish
  18. flower
  19. fulfill
  20. gain
  21. get your first job
  22. go the distance
  23. grade
  24. graduate
  25. grow
  26. grow up
  1. reach for
  2. realize
  3. receive
  4. recognize
  5. reflect
  6. remain driven
  7. remember
  8. reward
  9. rise
  10. set out
  11. strike out
  12. strive
  13. study
  14. succeed
  15. switch the tassel
  16. take flight
  17. take on the world
  18. take pride
  19. teach
  20. thrive
  21. toast
  22. transform
  23. transition
  24. wear your cap & gown
  25. witness
  26. work
  1. amateur
  2. common
  3. confused
  4. delay
  5. difficult
  6. disappoint
  7. disappointment
  8. doubt yourself
  9. err
  10. everyday
  11. fail
  12. failure
  13. falter
  14. fear
  1. lost
  2. mediocre
  3. mess
  4. novice
  5. overwhelmed
  6. poor student
  7. self-doubt
  8. shiftless
  9. shortcoming
  10. slow
  11. stupid
  12. tough economy
  13. tough times
  14. unable
  1. flunk
  2. get distracted
  3. give up
  4. green
  5. half-assed
  6. held back
  7. immature
  8. incapacity
  9. incomplete
  10. inept
  11. inexperienced
  12. lack of drive
  13. lazy
  14. letdown
  1. undecided
  2. underachieve
  3. underachiever
  4. undeserving
  5. unintelligent
  6. unmotivated
  7. unorganized
  8. unprepared
  9. unproven
  10. unsuccessful
  11. unsure
  12. witless
  13. young
  14. youth
  1. a higher/new stage in life
  2. a ticket to the good life
  3. a time to learn, grow, and share
  4. a time to remember and a time to celebrate
  5. an investment in yourself
  6. as our experience comes to an end
  7. believe in yourself
  8. best wishes for your future
  9. brave new world
  10. change/take on the world
  11. class of []
  12. congratulations, graduate!
  13. four years have gone by
  14. get ready for the "after school special!"
  15. good luck in all of your endeavors
  1. proud of the man/woman you've become
  2. pursue your dreams
  3. reach for the stars
  4. ready for the world
  5. realize your dream
  6. rising to the occasion
  7. shoot for the moon
  8. so proud of you
  9. spread your wings and fly
  10. straight A's
  11. success will be yours
  12. switch the tassel to the other side
  13. take pride in your work
  14. the future awaits
  15. the future is yours
  1. graduation is only the beginning
  2. hats off to graduation!
  3. hip hip hooray
  4. keep in touch
  5. knowledge gained
  6. looking forward to the future
  7. looking towards the future
  8. may today hold the promise of many bright tomorrows
  9. never forget your alma mater
  10. never forget your friends
  11. off to a good start
  12. oh, the places you'll go!
  13. on the right path
  14. on your way to the top
  15. outstanding achievement
  1. the promise of future success
  2. time to apply your knowledge/skills
  3. to new beginnings
  4. today is your day
  5. today we celebrate your achievement
  6. top of the class
  7. we are so proud of you
  8. welcome to the working world
  9. with flying colors
  10. you are the next greatest generation
  11. you did it!
  12. you have arrived
  13. your dreams will all come true
  14. your future awaits
  15. your hard work has paid off