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Keepsakes

Take your Cherry Tree Portrait

If you’d like to have a portrait taken by Thornton’s Studios, you will need to pay a $60 sitting fee. If you pay the fee, you will receive a free The Cherry Tree yearbook. Photo packages of your portrait can also be ordered.  You can view the portrait schedule.

Purchase Professional Photos & Videos

Within seven days, graduates should receive a link and proof of a photo of them walking across the stage at their school celebration. You can order online or call 800-261-2576. You can also purchase DVDs of your school celebrations and Commencement on the National Mall by email or phone (301-938-0468).

Shop for Graduation Keepsakes

Herff Jones, Inc. offers several graduation keepsakes including personalized announcements to send to your friends and family, diploma frames to display your diploma and class rings to showcase your GW affiliation. You can also visit the GW Campus Store to purchase other graduation keepsakes and GW memorabilia.

Personalized announcements are only available online. Shipping charges are $25 until midnight on Friday, April 19th. After Friday, April 19th until Monday, April 29th, shipping charges are $36.90.