Keepsake Items

Celebrate Your Graduation

You will find all of your graduation keepsakes below to help you celebrate your graduation.

St. John's University logo

Graduation Announcements

Personalized St. John's University graduation announcements are available for purchase online from Herff Jones.

Announcements can be ordered up until July 2, 2021 and instead of a specific date, will indicate Commencement 2021.

International stole for commencement.  Red and white.

International Stoles

International stoles represent the country and academic accomplishments of a student who has studied abroad or an international student studying in the United States. Individual students can wear a stole at Commencement to show pride in their accomplishment. Please note these stoles are not meant to represent your country of origin.

If you studied abroad and/or are an international student studying here in the United States, you will be eligible to purchase an international stole at Herff Jones for $30.

Please note that if you have studied abroad in more than one country, you may only select one international stole to wear at Commencement.

The international stoles that will be available for purchase are as follows: Argentina, Ecuador, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, and Spain.

Red Stole with St. John's University logo on it

Stole of Gratitude

The stole of gratitude can be worn during the Commencement Exercises.

After the ceremony, traditionally the new graduate presents the stole of gratitude to someone who has provided extraordinary help or support, someone who has provided them with wisdom, guidance, and words of support or with financial assistance.

The stole of gratitude is available for purchase online for $25 directly from Herff Jones.