Fallon receives a B.A. in Communications and an honorary degree from the College of Saint Rose after presenting college officials with his portfolio which satisfied graduation requirements for his degree. That night, he holds up his diploma during the closing of Saturday Night Live. At the school’s graduation, Fallon said
There’s always going to be someone out there like that movie critic, who doesn’t believe in you or who thinks your head is too big or you’re not smart enough. But those are the people you need to ignore, and those are the times you need to just keep doing what you love doing.