Honorary Degree Recipients

Alexander Gee, 2024

Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters

Portrait of Krishna Ella

Krishna Ella, 2022

Honorary Doctor of Science

Cecil Garvin, 2023

Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters

Portrait of Ernest Grant

Ernest Grant, 2022

Honorary Doctor of Science

Keith Nosbusch, 2022

Honorary Doctor of Science

John Gottman, 2021

Honorary Doctor of Science

Honorary degrees awarded 1856-present

wdt_ID Year Last name Name Honorary degree Nominating unit
1 1932 Abbott Grace Abbott Doctor of Laws
2 1994 (May) Adair Robert Kemp Adair Doctor of Science
3 1904 Adams Henry C. Adams Doctor of Laws
4 1927 Adams Maude Adams Doctor of Letters
5 1904 Addams Jane Addams Doctor of Laws
6 2016 Addario Lynsey Addario Doctor of Humane Letters
7 2008 Ahern John E. Ahern Doctor of Science
8 1968 Aiken Howard Hathaway Aiken Doctor of Science
9 1993 Aiken Linda Harman Aiken Doctor of Science
10 1982 Aldrich Daniel Gaskill Aldrich, Jr. Doctor of Science
11 1982 Allen Ethel Kullmann Allen Doctor of Science
12 1983 Allen Gay Wilson Allen Doctor of Letters
13 2013 Alley Richard B. Alley Doctor of Science
14 1903 Allis Edward P. Allis, Jr. Doctor of Laws
15 1922 Alllinson Francis G. Allinson Doctor of Letters
16 1946 Allyn Stanley C. Allyn Doctor of Laws
17 1939 Altmeyer Arthur J. Altmeyer Doctor of Laws
18 1913 Alvord John W. Alvord Civil Engineer
19 1995 Ambrose Stephen Edward Ambrose Doctor of Humane Letters
20 1979 Amdahl Gene Myron Amdahl Doctor of Science
21 1898 Ames James B. Ames Doctor of Laws
22 1885 Anderson Rasmus B. Anderson Bachelor of Arts
23 1888 Anderson R. B. Anderson Doctor of Laws
24 2003 Anderson Carl Anderson Doctor of Science
25 1904 Angell James B. Angell Doctor of Laws
26 2004 Archibald George Archibald Doctor of Science
27 1904 Armsby Henry P. Armsby Doctor of Laws
28 1954 Arriola Perez Asuncion Arriola Perez Doctor of Laws
29 1933 Aston James Aston Doctor of Science
30 1987 Atanasoff John Vincent Atanasoff Doctor of Science
31 2000 Attiga Ali Ahmed Attiga Doctor of Science
32 1888 Babbitt Richmond Babbitt Doctor of Laws
33 1917 Babcock Stephen M. Babcock Doctor of Science
34 1984 Bader Alfred Robert Bader Doctor of Science
35 1907 Bailey Liberty H. Bailey Doctor of Laws
36 1931 Bailey Irving W. Bailey Doctor of Science
37 1936 Baker John E. Baker Doctor of Laws
38 1972 Baldwin Ira Lawrence Baldwin Doctor of Science
39 1878 Barber Hiram Barber Doctor of Laws
40 1932 Bardeen Charles R. Bardeen Doctor of Laws
41 1960 Bardeen John Bardeen Doctor of Science
42 2002 Barness Lewis Barness Doctor of Science
43 2003 Barshefsky Charlene Barshefsky Doctor of Laws
44 1905 Bascom John Bascom Doctor of Laws
45 1912 Bashford James W. Bashford Doctor of Laws
46 1904 Beale Joseph H. Beale, Jr. Doctor of Laws
47 2010 Bechthold Ned W. Bechthold Doctor of Science
48 1970 Beers William Oscar Beers Doctor of Laws
49 1984 Bentley Orville George Bentley Doctor of Science
50 1911 Benzenberg George H. Benzenberg Doctor of Science