Service dog Justin received his own diploma alongside owner Grace Mariani at Seton Hall University, garnering cheers from the audience.
Celebrating together: Mariani and her service dog, Justin, a yellow Lab and golden retriever mix, both received diplomas from Seton Hall University.
* Mariani earned a B.S. in education, graduating magna cum laude.
* Six-year-old Justin attended all of Mariani’s classes with her.
Caught on camera: Seton Hall shared footage of the diploma ceremony, where the crowd inside the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, erupted in applause and cheers.
Future plans: Mariani, of Mahwah, New Jersey, plans to work in elementary education and special education.
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