36 Best Graduation Gifts (2024): For College Grads

Securing a degree is always worth celebrating, but the past few graduating classes have overcome more than the standard all-nighters and strict professors. After dealing with an ongoing pandemic, remote learning, and the rising prices of everything from food to fuel, the graduates of 2024 have succeeded against all odds.

It may feel tough to find a gift that perfectly summarizes how proud of them you are, but we’ve compiled a list that might help. There are gifts for their first grown-up job, a move to a new city, or some well-deserved summer relaxation as they plot their next adventure. Don’t see anything here you like? Check out our other buying guides, like the Best Laptop Backpacks, Best Electric Scooters, Best Electric Bikes, and Best Cheap Headphones.

Updated May 2024: We added the newest versions of all our favorite recommendations.

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