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14 Reasons Graduating In December Totally Rocks

Midterm graduations are hot. Despite taking place during the winter months.

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1. The graduation ceremony is hella short.

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The amount of people graduating is just a fraction of the number that participate in June. Meaning the ceremonies don't take as long, and you can get on to more important things. Like parties and presents.

4. Or a decent parking space at the ceremony.

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Graduation parking doesn't have to be a nightmare.

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5. You probably won’t be too familiar with the other people you’re walking with, which means you can let loose with your emotions.

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No friends around to judge means there's no need to hold back any tears. 😂

6. No dinner reservations? No problem.

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Good luck finding a decent restaurant with a last-minute table for ten close to where you're graduating in June. But in December? Usually not a problem, unless the restaurant happens to be booked for a holiday party.

8. You can save money by buying stuff early.

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All of that graduation stuff you're currently seeing at Target, grocery stores, and pretty much everywhere else is going to be on clearance later this month. If you're a midyear graduate you can stock up and save on announcements, party supplies, etc.

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11. Meaning less competition if you’re planning to start job hunting.

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At least for positions targeting recent grads.

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