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Honorary Award Nomination


  • By awarding honorary degrees, the University associates itself and its values with individuals remarkable for their achievements and seeks to inspire students and others to recognize, respect, and emulate such persons and such accomplishments.
  • Nominees should exemplify with distinctive elements of the University’s mission: to serve the people and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving, and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and to develop leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.

For more information regarding eligibility, visit the Honorary Degree Awards Page.

The University’s Honorary Degree Committee meets twice a year, ordinarily in the Fall and Summer.

Questions can be directed to [email protected]

Honorary Nomination

About the Nominee

Would it be appropriate for this nominee to deliver a commencement address? Choose one:
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Nominator Information