Kate McKinnon, who portrayed the principal of a fictitious faculty, talked about that he was the category' eighth alternative, behind such favourites as Obama, homicide hornets and the Elon Musk-Grimes child.
He then explained to the class that they are lucky to be graduating right now because there are "so many exciting new jobs out there" such as "grocery store bouncer", "porch pirate" and "amateur nurse".
"I'm gonna make sure colleges are open in the fall", he added. "Don't you hate when these elite medical experts tell you what to do?"
Baldwin called the drink "good ole invincibility juice".
In the cold open, SNL paid tribute to a different type of goodbye that's become an all too real occurrence for college students, and eventually, high school Seniors - virtual graduation ceremonies.
"You know I've been thinking lately, I don't know if I truly appreciated my mom the first 45 years of my life, but this year I'm feeling especially grateful for all the things she taught me, preparing me to be a mom myself", Kristen said before showing a plate of raw chicken breast. "Believe in yourselves and you can achieve anything", he said. If you don't understand something, just call it stupid.
Towards the top, Baldwin as Trump mentioned, "Surround yourself with the worst people you can find so that way you'll always shine. Cheers to you guys", he said after taking a swig.
"This virus that, remember, was started in a lab in Obama", he added.
"I want to thank my mother and all the mothers out there who have helped us overcome this problem and who have been there and who are watching over us".
The screen zoomed out to reveal just two students were left on the conference, to which Baldwin's Trump retorted, "Wow this crowd has thinned down faster than Adele".
Baldwin then broke character before opening the show with the words: "And taped from my home, one last time, it's Saturday night".