The Best College Graduation Gifts For Him & For Her

Best College Graduation Gifts

This blog post is about best college graduation gifts for him & for her!

Graduating from college is definitely a huge milestone, and it deserves to be celebrated in style! 

But let’s be honest, it can be quite a challenge to find the perfect graduation gift for your new college grad. 

In this blog post, I am going to show you the best college graduation gifts for him and best college graduation gifts for her! 

LET’S GET STARTED!

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BEST COLLEGE GRADUATION GIFTS FOR HIM:

Apple AirPods

Apple AirPods are one of the best college graduation gifts for him, because they are not only nice and “popular”, they are also a super practical gift that your college grad can use everywhere and anywhere in their everyday life!

 

Mr. Coffee Iced Coffee Maker

 

Honestly, I think this Mr. Coffee Iced coffee maker is one of the best practical gifts for him!

I love my iced coffee, and this affordable iced coffee maker definitely does the job! It also comes with a reusable tumbler and a coffee filter!

 

Personalized Engraved Wallet

Last year I got my boyfriend a personalized engraved wallet with our favorite picture of us, and he LOVED IT.

This is the perfect gift for a man in your life, because this engraved wallet is the perfect combination of a unique, thoughtful gift, and a practical gift he uses all the time!

Annual Amazon Prime Membership

I’ve recently discovered that you can gift an Amazon Prime Membership! 

This membership can come in super handy during your college grad’s after-college life when he’ll move into his first apartment, and will probably order a bunch of first-apartment essentials and furniture!

Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug

I can never stop recommending the Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug!

This heated coffee mug is the perfect essential for anyone working long days at the office, or working long days at home!

This is the best way to keep your coffee warm and delicious during the whole day!

 

3 Piece Luggage Set

You can never go wrong with a nice 3-piece luggage set for a college grad!

Whether he is taking some time off after college for traveling, or if he got a job and will probably go on work trips – in any case, this 3-piece luggage set will definitely be useful for him!

This luggage set also comes in silver, teal, turquoise, and wine red!

 

Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker

 

Another one of the best college graduation gifts, that you can never go wrong with, is a Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker machine!

I love this coffee maker because first of all, it’s a great, long-lasting coffee machine. But it is also small, which means it will fit perfectly in any sized kitchen!

16pcs Pots & Pans Set

 

If he’s moving into his first apartment after college, I HIGHLY RECOMMEND this 16pcs pots & pans set from Target!

This is the perfect first apartment essential, because this is a huge set that comes with high quality pots and pans, as well as some cooking utensils as well!

 

39pcs Tool Set Toolbox

 

Moving on to another super practical gift idea – a 39pcs tool set toolbox!

This toolbox honestly comes with any tools you might need at home!

It’s also a perfect first apartment gift, and he can definitely use it for years and years!

 

Apple MacBook Air Laptop

 

Yes, this is definitely one of the best college graduation gifts, but also one of the expensive ones.

A new laptop can be the perfect graduation gifts, because let’s be honest, who doesn’t need a computer these days?

He can use it for his new job, or for any other everyday use purposes!

 

Custom City Map Print

 

A custom city map is one of the most unique and thoughtful college graduation gifts!

If he had an amazing time in college, you can get him a city map of his college town. Or, if he’s moving out of his home state for a job opportunity, you can get him a custom city map of his hometown!

 

iRobot Vacuum

I love the iRobot vacuum, mainly because it cleans your place while you can be at work, or sleeping, or just doing anything besides cleaning by yourself 😉

This is an awesome investment for a first apartment! It connects to the WiFi, works with Alexa, it’s self-charging, good for pet hair, carpets, and is honestly, the best vacuum for lazy people that want to have a clean house!

 

Personalized Faceless Portrait

 

A personalized faceless portrait is definitely one of the most thoughtful and memorable gifts!

Make a unique design out of your favorite photo together!

This is a digital portrait, so you will need to print it out, but once you do, he can hang it up in his room, or it’s also a great gift idea for a couple that are moving in together after college!

 

Dogs Pooping in Beautiful Places 2023 Calendar 

 

Moving on to a funny college graduation gift – this dogs pooping in beautiful places 2023 calendar!

It’s just a stupid, funny gift idea that will definitely make him laugh, but can also be a practical gift for everyday life!

 

Rich Dad Poor Dad Book

 

Hands down, the Rich Dad Poor Dad book, is the best book I’ve ever read, and I think this is a must-read for anyone, and especially for someone who’s “starting his life” as an adult. 

This is the best book or resource to use, to understand money, and how the finance world works!

 

Beard Grooming & Care Kit

 

If your college grad has a beard, and he likes styling it and taking care of it, this beard grooming & care kit is the perfect gift for him!

The Beard Kit comes with a beard wash, a beard shampoo, a 3 packs beard growth oil, a beard balm leave-in conditioner, a beard come, beard brush, and beard scissor as well!

It is 100% pure & organic, and is perfect for taking care of your beard!

 

Apple Watch

 

Another gift you can never go wrong with, is an Apple Watch.

It’s perfect for working out, staying connected even while not being around your phone (you can receive texts, make calls, and even read emails), and just using it on your everyday life!

Colorful LED Strip Lights

 

I don’t think my dad and brother are the only men that are OBSESSED with colorful LED lights!

I feel like guys in general LOVE decorating their place with colorful LED lights. 

Anyways, if your college grad falls under that colorful-lights-lovers category, he’s going to love this colorful LED strip lights from Amazon!

 

CRAVEBOX

 

I think the CREAVEBOX is definitely one of the best selling snack boxes!

It comes with 45 different snacks and candy bars, and is the perfect gift for a (hungry ;)) college grad!

 

HP Printer

 

Last but not least for our best college graduation gifts for him section of this blog post, is a wireless HP printer!

We all need a printer once in a while, or if he’s working from home, or will have a job that requires a lot of paperwork, a wireless printer can definitely come in handy!

 

BEST COLLEGE GRADUATION GIFTS FOR HER:

Personalized Tumbler

Personalized tumblers are the cutest college graduation gifts for her!

Well, they are not only cute gifts, they are also very practical gifts she can use on her daily everyday life, and stay hydrated in style 😉

 

Personalized Name Wallet

 

Moving on to our next thoughtful and practical college graduation gift – a personalized name wallet for her!

This is such a cute wallet that you can completely personalize (you can choose the font, font color, and the color of the wallet itself!)

 

Apple Watch

 

Next is a gift you can never go wrong with – an Apple Watch.

It’s perfect for working out, staying connected even while not being around your phone (you can receive texts, make calls, and even read emails), and just using it on your everyday life!

 

Rich Dad Poor Dad Book

 

Hands down, the Rich Dad Poor Dad book, is the best book I’ve ever read, and I think this is a must-read for anyone, and especially for someone who’s “starting his life” as an adult. 

This is the best book or resource to use, to understand money, and how the finance world works!

 

Personalized Hair Clip

 

I am telling you, this is one of the best college graduation gifts for her! It’s so cute!

These personalized hair clips make the perfect unique college graduation gift! 

They are completely customizable, you can chose the color of your hair clip (it comes in blue, white, pink, purple, green, and black), choose the font of the name on the hair clip, and the color font as well!

 

The First Apartment Moving Bundle

 

The First Apartment Moving Bundle is the perfect gift for any college grad (or honestly anyone) that is moving into their first apartment!

With this bundle, you can plan out your first apartment moving journey into the smallest details, and budget your moving journey with the First Apartment Budgeting Excel Sheet!

This bundle includes a First Apartment Moving Planner, and also a First Apartment Budgeting Excel Sheet for you to work with and plan out your first apartment moving process and first apartment shopping budget!

16pcs Pots & Pans Set

If she’s moving into her first apartment after college, I HIGHLY RECOMMEND this 16pcs pots & pans set from Target!

This is the perfect first apartment essential, because this is a huge set that comes with high quality pots and pans, as well as some cooking utensils as well!

 

Annual Amazon Prime Membership

 

I’ve recently discovered that you can gift an Amazon Prime Membership! 

This membership can come in super handy during your college grad’s after-college life when she’ll move into her first apartment, and will probably order a bunch of first-apartment essentials and furniture!

Hello Fresh Gift Card

 

HelloFresh is a meal kit delivery service. It provides subscribers with all of the ingredients and recipes needed to make home-cooked meals, delivered directly to their doorstep on a weekly basis!

Give the gift of a gift card for a stress-free meal with pre-measured ingredients and step-by-step recipes delivered to your college grad’s door!

 

Personalized Wooden Recipe Binder

 

This personalized wooden recipe binder is my favorite custom gift to recommend on almost every gift guide I have!

If she likes cooking, this custom wooden recipe binder will be the perfect gift to store all of her delicious recipes!

 

Real Techniques Makeup Brushes Set

 

These Real Techniques makeup brushes are my actual favorite makeup brushes!

They are made out of great quality, and I love how my makeup looks on my face when using them!

This makeup brushes set will make a great gift for a makeup lover or user!

 

3 Piece Luggage Set

 

Everyone uses a suitcase, everyone needs a suitcase, and I can confidently say that everyone hates buying themselves a suitcase!

For your college grad, you can get this 3 pieces luggage set from Amazon! It’s perfect for an “after college” trip, or if she got a new job that includes work trips!

 

Personalized Faceless Portrait

One of my favorite gifts for a partner or for a friend, is a personalized digital portrait!

This is such a cute way to make a fun memory last forever in a super unique way!

 

Personalized Pet Portrait

 

Another super sweet gift is a personalized pet portrait!

If she has a pet she loves, and is either moving out on her own, or still owns her pet, but you want to make something cute for her, this personalized pet portrait will definitely be the perfect gift!

 

Olympea by Paco Rabanne Perfume

 

I got the Olympea by Paco Rabanne perfume when I flew to Amsterdam last summer, and ever since, I’ve been completely obsessed with this perfume!

I honestly think this is one of the best perfumes for women! It smells amazing, and is also long lasting!

 

Personalized Jewelry Box

 

I’m obsessed with personalized jewelry boxes!

It’s the perfect gift for any woman because she can use it in her everyday life, put her everyday jewelry in the box on her nightstand, or easily travel with it around the world and keep her jewelry safe and accessible! 😉

 

Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker

 

I always recommend the Keurig K-Mini Coffee Maker, because it’s honestly one of the best mini coffee makers out there!

I also love that it’s small, which means that it is perfect for any sized kitchen!

 

Mr. Coffee Iced Coffee Maker

 

I love the Mr. Coffee iced coffee maker from Target!

I especially love this beautiful grey colored version, but in general, regardless of the color, it’s an awesome affordable, and practical, college graduation gift!

 

Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug

 

I can never stop recommending the Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug!

This heated coffee mug is the perfect essential for anyone working long days at the office, or working long days at home!

This is the best way to keep your coffee warm and delicious during the whole day!

Custom City Map Print

 

A custom city map is one of the most unique and thoughtful college graduation gifts!

If she had an amazing time in college, you can get her a city map of her college town. Or, if she’s moving out of her home state for a job opportunity, you can get her a custom city map of her hometown!

 

Custom Business Card Holder

 

You’ll never know who you’ll meet and where life will lead you. 

That’s why it’s always good to have your business card on you wherever you go!

But why have a boring one, when you can have a cute, personalized business card holder instead? 😉

Dyson Airwrap Multi-Styler

If you are in the mood to splurge on your college grad, you should definitely consider getting her the Dyson Airwrap!

This is the all-hair-tools-in-one hair styling tool, that you can use to curl, shape, smooth, or hide flyaways without using extreme heat on your hair!

 

Countertop Wine Rack

 

Last but not least for today, is this countertop wine rack from Amazon!

Now that’s she’s probably (or almost) 21, it’s time to embrace those rose and wine bottles and have a nice display for them in her place!

 

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