Commencement Caps from the back

Digital Swag

Honor this milestone occasion and find unique ways to celebrate your graduation from St. John’s!


  • Submit your information to GradImages so you appear in the GradSlideshow!
  • GradSlides will be available for download on the day of your Virtual Recognition Ceremony to share on social media.

  • Use the photo backgrounds, print-at-home signs, and photo frames found below.

  • If you ordered academic attire, take pictures in your cap and gown and share on social media.

  • Post memories of your time at St. John’s, share your future plans, or send best wishes to your graduating friends.

  • Consider hosting a virtual video chat (like a Zoom meeting) with loved ones.

  • Give an online speech thanking your loved ones for their support.

Be sure to follow the COVID-19 protocols of social distancing as you find ways to celebrate this milestone occasion.

And remember, you are still a graduate, even if we aren't able to celebrate in-person yet! 


Johnny Thunderbird standing infront of St. Augustine

Photo Backgrounds

Download photo backgrounds to use as on social media, or as desktop or mobile background. Display images that show your St. John's University pride, or places that are special to you around the campus.

Instagram Bingo Challenge graphic with commencement cap and scroll. Text: #SJUGrad20 Bingo @StJohnsU

Instagram Bingo Challenge

Download your own #SJUGrad20 bingo card. Post it to your Instagram story and tag @StJohnsU. We want to see!

St. John's University Logo on gradeslide with image of Johnny Thunderbird.  Text: Johnny Thunderbird.  Degree in Vincentian Mission.  Keep Stormin' #SJUGrad20


GradSlides will recognize and honor each graduate with their name, degree, photo, quote, and University logo. GradSlides will be searchable and available for download on the day of each Virtual Recognition Ceremony. Be sure to share on social media.

Class of 2020 #SJUGrad20

Giphy Stickers

Search #SJUGrad20 or St. John’s University in the GIF search on Snapchat, Instagram, or Facebook to add a special graduation flair to your stories. Also,