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11 Seriously Creative UNCA Graduation Caps

UNC Asheville students are known for creativity. How did that come through in our 2017 Commencement caps? Take a look!

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1. On graduation day, some of us were filled with visions of the future.

...a future without homework. Unless you're heading to grad school, in which case, congratulations and enjoy the next few months of freedom!

...a future without homework. Unless you're heading to grad school, in which case, congratulations and enjoy the next few months of freedom!

2. While others were just happy to be done.

We can vouch this is a good doggo 14/10.

We can vouch this is a good doggo 14/10.

3. Some had people in mind who inspired them.

With Mother's Day celebrated the day after Commencement, there were a lot of "thanks mom" caps floating in the sea of Bulldog blue. This cap finished strong.

With Mother's Day celebrated the day after Commencement, there were a lot of "thanks mom" caps floating in the sea of Bulldog blue. This cap finished strong.

4. While others were busy showing off the *true* value of their degree.

If you don't know what this means, don't worry – neither do we!
Michael J. Ruiz

If you don't know what this means, don't worry – neither do we!

5. Or why their major totally rocked.

We're pretty punny, right?

We're pretty punny, right?

6. It took longer for some of us to design our creative caps than others.

Bets on whether the person sitting behind them plucked off a few lego pieces?!

Bets on whether the person sitting behind them plucked off a few lego pieces?!

7. And some of us weren't planning on wearing a cap at all, but made it work.

Who wants a crown when you get a diploma?!

Who wants a crown when you get a diploma?!

8. But at the end of the day, this is all anyone ever asked of us.

You did your best – and you got that degree!

You did your best – and you got that degree!

9. It was a prideful day to say the least.

After years of waiting, graduation day goes by at lightning speed!
Michael J. Ruiz

After years of waiting, graduation day goes by at lightning speed!

10. But remember no matter how far you travel...

Never listen to anyone who tells you to get your head out of the clouds...thats were the best ideas come from! Just ask this graduate!

Never listen to anyone who tells you to get your head out of the clouds...thats were the best ideas come from! Just ask this graduate!

11. Your alma mater is waiting for you in the mountains of Asheville, NC.

Hail Our Alma Mater, Hail UNCA. Learning be your watchword, Greatness be your way. High upon the mountains, In the Land of Sky, Stands our Alma Mater, Lift your voices high. Noble Alma Mater, Hear our words of praise. May we love and honor you, Until the end of days.

Hail Our Alma Mater,

Hail UNCA.

Learning be your watchword,

Greatness be your way.

High upon the mountains,

In the Land of Sky,

Stands our Alma Mater,

Lift your voices high.

Noble Alma Mater,

Hear our words of praise.

May we love and honor you,

Until the end of days.

Okay – we'll put a cap on it now! Like us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for a full look at UNC Asheville May 2017 Commencement coverage.

Are our puns on 🔥🔥🔥 or what?!

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