Congratulations Class of 2024

Let us help you make the most of this momentous occasion. The Cornell Store has everything you need to celebrate your accomplishments and announce your graduation to family and friends.


Shop Made-to-Order Gifts

Shop made-to-order gifts to help you represent Cornell, your class year, your college/school or club. Fulfillment may take up to 3 weeks. Since these items are made-to-order, they cannot be returned for a refund or exchanged; all sales are final. These products are available for a limited time.

Commencement Flowers

Pre-order rose bouquets for Commencement. Order through noon on May 23 to guarantee availability. To retrieve your pre-order, please stop by The Cornell Store May 24-26 from 9am-5pm or at the Stadium in the Schoellkopf Crescent on May 25 from 8am-5pm.



Shop Cornell Diploma Frames

The Cornell Store is proud to offer the finest quality frames available, expertly handcrafted in the USA by Church Hill Classics. Each frame features archival-quality matting, backing and mounting materials that meet stringent Library of Congress standards for document preservation. Frames are officially licensed by Cornell University and are manufactured with high quality, solid wood mouldings. We offer a variety of styles, finishes, some of which are available to be embossed with the names of graduate and professional schools.

Frames are made to fit diploma documents that are 14 inches wide by 11 inches tall (diplomas issued 1993-present). The back of the frames are removable so you can easily insert your diploma document.

If you received your diploma prior to 1993, please contact our supplier partner Church Hill Classics to order a custom frame.

Official Cornell University Class Rings

Cornell University and Balfour have created a collection of timeless Cornell University rings that reflect the rich heritage of the university. There are options for men and women, imprinted with Cornell University marks or the emblems of the professional schools. You can personalize with degree and graduation year, and engrave the band.


View Rings at The Cornell Store!

Visit The Cornell Store’s main campus location to view the complete collection of official Cornell rings. Our staff can help you determine your ring size, discuss personalization options and help you order.


Class Ring Events

Speak with a Balfour representative to help you customize your ring order. A rep will be on-site:
  • Grad Fair: Tuesday-Thursday, April 16-18: 10am-5pm
  • Commencement Weekend, May 24-26: Time TBA

Personalized Graduation Announcements

Cornell University partners with Balfour/CB Graduation to offer you high quality personalized graduation announcements. Our custom announcements are beautifully designed created from the highest quality paper with a time-honored feathered edge. The announcements are engraved with the Cornell University seal. Each announcement is personalized with your name, degree, major and ceremony information.

Save up to 20% with Announcement Packages!

Save up to 20% with announcement packages! Announcement packages include announcements, thank you notes, inner envelope seals, return address labels, an announcement cover and inner/outer envelopes. Items are also available to order individually. See package options and begin to personalize your announcements on our partner website.

Reasons to Send Graduation Announcements

(Credit: Lucier, Kelci Lynn. "Reasons to Send Graduation Announcements." ThoughtCo, Feb. 16, 2021,

  • Your family & friends want to know.
  • Your parents and other family members want to brag about you.
  • Not to be crass, but....many folks might send you some cash.
  • It’s a good way to start networking.
  • It’s a great keepsake.
  • It’s a good way to keep in touch with people.
  • It’s a great way to celebrate your achievement!
  • It’s a great way to thank those who helped you get to where you are today.