15 Awesome Graduation Gift Ideas for Go-getters, Techies, and Fitness Enthusiasts

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15 Awesome Graduation Gift Ideas for Go-getters, Techies, and Fitness Enthusiasts

12/2/2021 By University Frames

15 Awesome Graduation Gift Ideas for Go-getters, Techies, and Fitness Enthusiasts

Your graduate deserves a gift as unique as they are. There are several ways to show your love and appreciation on their big day, so we have listed out 15 gift ideas based on your grad's personality and preferences.

Practical Gifts for Go-getter

Does your graduate love practical gifts and would appreciate practical items? Here are a few great gift ideas that would make life more convenient for your go-getter graduate.

1. Organize Your Home 10 Minutes at a Time ($19.99)

Organize Your Home 10 Minutes at a Time


This deck of cards, the very first of its kind, makes a perfect gift for recent graduates who may be setting up their own individual living space for the first time. It helps them establish a clutter-free routine and easy maintenance plan in short 10-minute segments.

2. Monos Carry-On ($275)

Monos Carry-On


Monos Luggage is the perfect gift for young graduates as they set off to see the world before they settle into their career or look to spend the summers traveling the globe. With its award-winning design and solid build, the Monos Carry-On suitcase can fit in the overhead of any bin of any flight and is indeed the perfect travel companion.

3. Tom & Sheri's Iron in a Bottle

Tom & Sheri's Iron in a Bottle


Tom & Sheri's Iron in a Bottle is an all-natural wrinkle-releaser spray for clothing and home, with an eco-friendly, BPA-free, cruelty-free, Made in America breakthrough formula. It's been featured as one of Oprah's Favorite Things and on Good Morning America. It will keep your young graduate's clothing wrinkle-free for class, internships, or other important events, without the struggle of tedious ironing.

4. JJ Suspenders

JJ Suspenders


Available online and in hundreds of boutique stores around the world, JJ Suspenders are created using unique fabrics, high-quality detailing, and real leather, which makes them stand out from the mass-produced, low-quality suspenders found elsewhere. Moreover, JJ Suspenders offer dual clips and button attachments as well as classic Y-backs for an updated look. With skinny, leather, classic, and formal suspender styles to choose from, there's a unique suspender for just about every man. Consider gifting a pair of suspenders to your graduate, especially those applying for jobs or participating in job interviews.

5. The Original Weighted Blanket(R) (Price ranges depending on size: $190 - $260)

The Original Weighted Blanket


Original weighted blankets from the Magic Weighted Blanket have been scientifically proven to help ease anxiety and promote sleep through a process called Deep Pressure Therapy. These blankets are different from other weighted blankets because they have been made in America since 1998, come with a lifetime warranty, are designed with an attached duvet cover, and are completely machine washable. Weighted blankets have been super trendy lately and would be a great gift for graduates who need help relaxing and sleeping.

6. Sok-It Reusable Drink Sleeves (All under $19.99)

Sok-It Reusable Drink Sleeves


From iced coffee to water to beverages, Sok-It reusable drink sleeves are the latest rage in hip hydration. With over 25K positive reviews, Sok-It washable products are made from thick, insulating, 4MM coated neoprene fabric on its inner and outer sides, providing natural barriers to various elements. JavaSok, for iced coffee, fits as much as 85% of the cups from a variety of drink stores, keeps your beverage cold and your hands dry without the messy wet napkins. HotSoK sleeves for hot coffee protect your hands from extreme heat and fit most disposable coffee cups better than single-use cardboard sleeves that tend to slide off easily.

Gift Ideas for Techie Grads

For those who love technology, nothing beats the excitement of owning the latest gadgets. Check out these cool tech gifts for your graduate.

7. iFox Bluetooth Shower Speaker ( $49.99)

iFox Bluetooth Shower Speaker


Perfect for beach days, pool parties, kayaking, hiking, camping, biking, and singing in the shower, the iFox iF012 Bluetooth shower speaker does it all. With a detachable suction cup and carabiner hook, this waterproof speaker allows you to play music anywhere for up to 10 hours. Plus, it is rainproof and even fully submersible, making it ideal for all kinds of outdoor fun. It's especially convenient for recent grads as they move into apartments or further their education on campus.

8. Magnetic Power Bank - Wireless Portable Charger – ($39.99)

Magnetic Power Bank - Wireless Portable Charger


The TalkWorks wireless magnetic power bank charges fast and works with the iPhone 12 series as well as MagSafe iPhone cases. Its compact size makes it ideal for travel without compromising on the charging speed. Designed specifically for the iPhone 12 series, this wireless charger is compatible with the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, and iPhone 12 mini. It magnetically snaps on with a simple click and allows you to charge your device quickly, even while in use. Recent grads are always on the go - this wireless portable charger will help them ensure that they never run out of battery on their phones.

9. HyperX Gear

HyperX has top-quality tech that's perfect for every graduate! From headsets, keyboards and mouses to microphones and eyewear, HyperX gear will impress the gamer or techie grad on your list. There are multiple options that you can consider, including:


Cloud II Wireless


From the long-lasting Cloud II Wireless to sleek Cloud Alpha S and affordable Cloud Stinger, HyperX headsets are lightweight, comfortable, and provide high-quality audio for hours of gaming, work, and entertainment.


Alloy Origins keyboards


Take gaming and office set-ups to the next level with HyperX's compact, durable and sturdy Alloy Origins keyboards featuring customizable RGB lighting and custom HyperX switches.




Offering lightweight designs, pinpoint accuracy, and customizable RGB lighting, HyperX mouses such as the Pulsefire Haste and Pulsefire Surge help navigate spreadsheets and gaming worlds seamlessly.




For content creators, streamers, and those hosting virtual meetings, HyperX's QuadCast S or SoloCast USB microphone helps eliminate background noise to deliver clear and consistent sound. Plus, the QuadCast S includes special RGB lighting for ultimate customization.




Reduce digital eyestrain in style with HyperX's Spectre Eyewear line. From polarized sunglasses options to youth models, Spectre Eyewear provides all-day comfort and durability for gaming and working on digital devices.

Fitness Enthusiasts

Have a health-conscious grad at home? Here are a few great gift options that will support their healthy lifestyle choices.

10. ShakeSphere



With sleek colors, this award-winning protein shaker bottle has a patented capsule design that creates a centrifugal force that can blend soft fruits and break down powders — no blades, no mess, and no mixing ball required. Named the "Best Shape Shaker" by Amazon, its unique design makes it easier to clean. ShakeSphere is the ideal graduation gift for college grads looking to start an active lifestyle as they start their career.

11. AeroTrainer by GOLO ($79.80)

AeroTrainer by GOLO


This perfectly portable piece of equipment features a variety of highly-functional features, including high-quality gym grade PVC, easy-grip handles, soft-grip surface, and more! The Aerotrainer can provide additional support for all of your favorite strength-building moves, including but not limited to Plank variations, Mountain Climbers, Bridge, Squats, Supermans, Donkey Kicks, and Back Extensions. It is great for students because it's portable - it can be used indoors or outdoors, and it can be deflated and folded up to travel home for long breaks - or for semesters abroad where they may not have gym access!

12. Fitness & Workout Deck Bench

Fitness & Workout Deck Bench


Home fitness equipment can't get more versatile than the fitness deck that supports multiple exercises. This aerobic fitness deck can be used as a traditional stepper or as an adjustable angle bench. Increase your total-body strength with this all-in-one gym equipment that is extremely easy to use. The deck may be used as a basic 8" aerobic step, a plyometric challenge by elevating it to 14", or an inclined or declined weight bench for strength training.

13. 2-Player All-in-One Portable Table Tennis Set- ($44.95)

2-Player All-in-One Portable Table Tennis Set


The Portable All-in-One Table Tennis Set is what you need if you want to play table tennis but don't have a proper table! Play anytime, at any table! Complete with a retractable net, two high-performance table tennis paddles, and three white balls, this table tennis set also includes a premium case for easy storage and travel. This is great for recent grads - fun to use on the weekends with friends!

14. 4-Player Kit with Ping Pong Net

4-Player Kit with Ping Pong Net


The Portable All-in-One Table Tennis Set is what you need! It includes a retractable net, four high-performance table tennis paddles, three white balls and three orange balls. It also includes a premium case for easy storage and travel.

15. Inline Skates with Adjustable Rollerblades

Inline Skates with Adjustable Rollerblades


With double-thick threading to reinforce the seams and industrial-grade plastic for the clasps, these roller skates from Xino Sports have thick, soft padding that keeps your feet happy as a clam while you skate around. The inner foam lining and rust-resistant aluminum frame comfortably support the foot and ankle. While others use glue to keep the skates together, Xino stitches theirs to ensure a much higher quality, durable skate.

How About Framing Your Graduate's Valuable Diploma?

University Frames Diploma Frames


No matter what your graduate's preferences might be, gifting them a diploma frame is one of the best ways of preserving their hard-earned achievement for years to come. With a wide range of framing styles and designs to choose from, University Frames can help you buy the perfect diploma frame for your graduate. You can either choose from pre-existing styles or build your own frame with our online frame builder.

eGifts Cards to Your Rescue!

University Frames egift card


If you are not sure of your graduate's choice, you can simply present them with our eGift cards and we will take care of the rest. All you need to do is choose the amount of purchase you would like to make, enter the recipient's details, and you are all set to go! Gift your graduate the best diploma frames crafted with the finest hardwood and high-quality mat, moulding and framing components.

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University Frames, an American company based in Anaheim, CA, has been providing custom diploma frames since 1990. We offer quality diploma frames that fit your taste and style. We are committed to providing the best customer experience through our quality craftsmanship and attention-to-detail approach. Contact us to get a custom diploma frame and show off your pride!