Western Illinois University Themed Graduation

Graduation Gift Ideas for Western Illinois University

Graduating from college is an exciting and important milestone in one’s life. It marks the transition from student life to the professional world, and with that comes many changes and opportunities. Celebrate this special moment with a meaningful gift for your favorite graduate! Whether you’re shopping for a grad from Western Illinois University who’s off to start their career or heading off on an adventure of self-discovery, we’ve got some great graduation gift ideas that are sure to please.

1. Leather Briefcase: A stylish leather briefcase is essential for any ambitious young adult venturing into the working world. This classic graduation gift will help them stay organized and look professional as they tackle the corporate landscape!

2. Macbook Air: The latest Macbook Air model is lightweight and powerful, perfect for college students on the go. From working remotely to keeping up with their studies, this is a great way to provide them with the necessary tools they need for success.

3. Custom Apparel: Let your grad show off their WIU pride with custom apparel! With plenty of options and various customization, you’ll find something that fits their style.

4. Gift Card: A gift card is always a safe bet for graduation gifts. With plenty of stores near the university, your grad will have no problem finding something they love. Plus, you can ensure they get what they want!

5. Desk Accessories: Help them spruce up their workspace with fun desk accessories! From desktop organizers to stylish pens, these thoughtful gifts will bring brightness to their office or dorm room.

6. Personalized Items: Get creative and create something unique and special just for them! Consider having a family photo, favorite quote, or even their school logo engraved onto a wooden plaque or canvas tote bag. You can also buy mugs or keychains with the Western Illinois University logo. You can find a wide assortment of these gift items in the Western Illinois University gift shop.

7. Custom Leather Journal: A beautiful custom leather journal will inspire them to explore their creative side or keep track of all their new endeavors! Personalize it with an engraved quote or meaningful message for an extra special touch.

8. Graduation Frame: For a unique graduation gift that lasts, consider a personalized frame to display their diploma and commemorate all the hard work they put into getting it! Make it even more special by including a heartfelt message or quote about your accomplishment.

No matter what you choose, your graduate will appreciate the thoughtfulness of your gift as they embark on this new stage in life! Congratulate them on their big day, and make sure they know just how proud of them you are! Good luck! Congratulations, class of 2021! Go, Leathernecks!

Present your graduate with a lei in their school colors below or view our shop for more graduation leis.

Western Illinois University school colors are Purple and Gold. Their mascot is Rocky the Bulldog.

Gold & Purple Graduation Leis for Sale!

  • alternating dark pink to purple and pure white orchids

    White & BOM Triple

  • single tuberose lei with dendrobium orchids

    Tuberose Dendro Yellow

  • purple dendrobium orchid lei

    Tuberose Dendro

  • sweet smelling tuberose with orchid heads lei

    Triple Bom with Tuberose

  • unscented tinted blue lei

    Triple Bom Tinted Blue

  • gentle purple orchids

    Triple Bom

  • spiraling purple and white orchids lei


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