Gifts for the Graduate

Graduation Gift Ideas for Her & Him

Graduation is one of the most special milestones in anyone’s life, and it deserves to be celebrated! Whether your loved one is graduating from high school, college, or trade school, show them how proud you are by giving them a sentimental graduation jewelry gift. Discover our favorite graduation gift ideas for her & him.

Graduation Gift Ideas for Her

Commemorate her remarkable milestone with heirloom-quality graduation jewelry gifts.

Engravable Styles

Personalize any piece from our suite of engravable jewelry with a meaningful initial, date, symbol, or phrase—she’ll love a heartfelt everyday essential. For a simple accessory, engrave the Elisa Pendant Necklace or the Mattie Bar Delicate Bracelet in 18k Gold Vermeil with her graduation year or alma mater.

Fine Jewelry

Searching for a graduation gift ideas for her that will last for years to come? Opt for a Fine Jewelry piece in 14k Yellow, White, or Rose Gold, and choose a versatile style that she can pair with her other go-to accessories. We love wearing the Michelle 14k Yellow Gold Pendant Necklace in White Diamond with a couple of chain necklaces in matching metals. And, the effortless Noelle 14k Yellow Gold Band Ring in White Diamond looks stunning when worn alone or with other gold band rings.

Watches & Bands

Help the new grad stay in-style and on time with a sleek watch or band from our exclusive collection. Whether she’s heading to her first job or pursuing something new, you can never go wrong with a classic watch like the Alex Gold Tone Stainless Steel 35mm Watch or the dainty Dira Gold Tone Stainless Steel 28mm Watch in Light Iridescent Drusy. Does she love wearing her Apple Watch® everywhere? Elevate her everyday with a gorgeous band like the Whitley Double Chain Watch Band in Gold Tone Stainless Steel.

Graduation Gift Ideas for Him

Celebrate all of his accomplishments with handsome gifts for the graduate.

Chain Necklaces

Every guy needs a few staple accessories in his collection—and a men’s chain necklace is the perfect building block. Gift the symbolic Cross Necklace in Oxidized Sterling Silver or, for a classic piece, choose the Figaro Chain Necklace in 18k Gold Vermeil.

Versatile Bracelets

Whether he likes to have fun with his style or prefers to keep it simple, any men’s bracelet from the Scott Bros. by Kendra Scott Collection will make a great gift for the graduate. Create a bracelet stack for him when you pair the Grey Oxidized Sterling Silver Corded Bracelet in African Turquoise with the Evans Sterling Silver Corded Bracelet in Black Leather and the Beck Round Box Chain Bracelet in Oxidized Sterling Silver. Or, give any of these as a gift to be worn alone. Psst…keep your eyes out for his alma mater’s colors in our Grey and Cade Corded Bracelet silhouettes!

Watches & Bands

Looking for a timeless graduation gift idea for him? He can wear any of our men’s watches everyday—from the office to a night out. For a durable dress piece, choose the Cade 44mm Chronograph Watch in Gunmetal Stainless Steel. Or, for a more sleek watch style, opt for the striking Beck Stainless Steel 44mm Chronograph Watch in Blue.

Customize Graduation Jewelry Gifts

If your gift ideas go beyond what you can find on the shelf, visit The Color Bar® to customize a one-of-a-kind piece that suits their style. Choose from over 50 silhouettes and 30 stones—this is a great opportunity to create something special that matches their school colors! And, be sure to check out The Kendra Scott Collection by Balfour® to find personalized, officially licensed college and high school class jewelry. Choose the design, stone, metal, engraving, and more to make a class style that they’ll cherish forever.