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If you're looking for the cutest graduation captions for your Instagram posts this graduation season, you're in luck! Here are 61 super clever graduation caption ideas! 

graduation captions

Yay!! You did it! Whether you're graduating high school, college, or even middle school, GO YOU! After putting your heart and soul into school for the past four years, you finally made it to graduation.

If you haven't already taken a million senior photos in your cap and gown, grab your phone and go get some pictures for your Instagram. How else is everyone in your life supposed to know that you just accomplished such a big thing?

When I was graduating high school (and college)I had the cutesttt photos to post, but I was on the verge of not posting them because I couldn't think of a good caption! I spent hours scrolling social media and finding the best graduation captions of all time. 

No matter what your vibe is, one of these graduation captions will work for your graduation Instagram post! Whether you want something from a popular song, a classic movie, something funny, or even an inspirational quote, I have all of the best captions ever right here. If it's not quite graduation season yet, bookmark this post, so you don't lose all these good graduation caption ideas! 

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I don't know about you, but my favorite graduation posts are the ones with funny graduation captions. Here are some graduation captions funny 2022 grads will definitely use in their Instagram posts this year. 

1. I'd like to thank Quizlet for this one

2. Oh how the tassels have turned

3. That's a wrap

4. & I'm out

5. I copied and pasted this too

6. Smiling because it's over

7. Long story short... the mitochondria is the powerhouse of the cell

8. High school is like Zayn Malik from 1D. Pretend you're having fun for 4 years, then leave. 

9. Worth the tassel

10. I usually wear a crown, but today this cap will do

11. Mixed feelings, but I'll give it a 20/22

12. No 🎓tion needed

13. Finished senior year just to be a freshman again

14. I spent 12 years of my life for a handshake and a piece of paper

15. Did everyone see that? Because I'm not doing it again.



I think most of the graduation captions 2022 grads will be using are short, sweet, and inspirational. Graduating is such a big deal, so why not give yourself a little pat on the back in your graduation caption?

16. On to the next

17. Sweet ending to a new beginning

18. Don't know where I'm going, but it won't be boring

19. Every ending has a new beginning

20. The end of an era

21. Believed she could so she did

22. One step closer

23. This is the beginning of everything you want

24. It always seems impossible until it's done

25. And just like that, we did it 

26. Beauty & Brains

27. Hope I made my younger self proud

28. As Dora once said, WE DID IT

29. Cheers to the grads

30. Officially too cool for school



These are literally my favorite graduation captions Instagram users are obsessed with during grad season. Here are some funny, short graduation captions that reference your favorite movies, TV shows, and artists.

31. I did it. no 🎓

32. The one where she graduates

33. First time graduating... kinda nervous

34. As Snoop Dogg once said, "lastly, I wanna thank me."

35. Graduated but still clueless

36. Get in loser, we're graduating

37. What, like it's hard?

38. Breaking Grad

39. So that was nothing like High School Musical

40. She doesn't even go here... anymore

41. "we did it... we did it joe"

42. "Barbz stay in school"

43. Gotta blast!

44. "Crushed It" -Fat Amy (Pitch Perfect)

45. The limit does not exist (Mean Girls)

46. "Well I am not usually one for speeches so, goodbye" (Parks and Recreation)



There are so many sentimental song lyrics out there; you might as well steal one for your graduation caption this year. Some of these song lyrics are super well known, making it even better!

47. "Long story short I survived" -Taylor Swift

48. "Hold on to the memories, they will hold on to you" -Taylor Swift

49. "As we go on, we remember all the times we spent together" -Juice WRLD

50. "Greatness is what we on the brink of" - Nicki Minaj

51. "Started form the bottom now we're here" -Drake

52. "They said I wouldn't be nothing now they always say congratulations" -Post Malone

53. "I wish that I could have this moment for life" - Nicki Minaj

54. "Hey look Ma, I made it" -Panic! At The Disco

55. "Does it ever drive you crazy just how fast the night changes?" -One Direction

56. "As Mac Miller once said, I just graduated high school"

57. "Thank you, next" -Ariana Grande

58. "I want it, I got it." -Ariana Grande

59. "Been there. Done that." -Mr. Worldwide

60. "I always knew this day would come" -Hannah Montana

61. "Today is where your book begins. The rest is still unwritten." -Natasha Bedingfield

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