Honorary Degrees

Recipients' names are arranged alphabetically. Follow the link for recipients with last names beginning with A-K.


Lane, William Preston, Jr. LL.D. 1947
Lee, E. Brooke Litt.D. 1979
Lee, Yuan Tseh D.Sc. 1996
LeFrak, Samuel J. D.P.S. 1990 
Li, Wan D.P.S. 1994
Lippard, Vernon William D. Sc. 1955
Littlewood, William D.Engr. 1959
Locher, Charles Hunter D. Engr. 1938
Lovejoy, Arthur Oncken Litt. D. 1957
Lowndes, Tasker Gantt L.H.D. 1945
     
MacArthur, Douglas LL.D. 1928
Macht, David I. Pharmacy 1924
Mackall, John Nathaniel D.Engr. 1922
Malcolm, Wilbur George LL.D. 1958
Mandel, Marvin LL.D. 1969
Mandela, Nelson D.P.S. 2001
Marker, Russell E. D.Sc. 1987
Marshall, Ray LL.D. 1980
Martin, Glenn L. D. Engr. 1939
Martin, Lynn D.P.S. 1992
Mather, John C. D.Sc. 2008
Mayo, Edmund Cooper D. Engr. 1956
McAllister, Charles E. Divinity 1930
McCabe, Thomas Bayard, Jr. LL.D. 1962
McCartney, Frank Leslie D. Sc. 1946
McGowan, George V. D.P.S. 1997
McKeldin, Theodore Roosevelt LL.D. 1951
McKinney, Robert Sentman Pharmacy 1941
McNutt, Paul Vories LL.D. 1941
Merrit, Arthur Hastings D.Sc. 1940
Merton, Robert K. LL.D. 1982
Meyerhoff, Joseph D.H.L. 1981
Mfume, Kweisi D.P.S. 2000
Mitchell, Clarence, Jr. Litt.D. 1979
Moe, Richard D.H.L. 1998
Mohler, John R. D.Sc. 1928
Morton, Rogers C. B. LL.D. 1971
Moss, Robert LL.D. 1923
Moulinier, Charles LL.D. 1929
Muller, Steven LL.D. 1972
Muskie, Edmund Sixtus LL.D. 1969
     
Newman, John A. D.Sc. 1990
Nice, Harry Whinna LL.D. 1935
Nierenberg, William A. D.Sc. 1981
Niles, Emory Hamilton LL.D. 1964
Norton, John Bitting Smith D.Sc. 1923
Noyes, Frank Brett Litt.D. 1938
     
O'Conor, Herbert Romulus LL.D. 1939
O'Donnell, Emmett D.Mil.Sc. 1954
O'Malley, Peter Francis D.P.S. 1985
Orem, Nicholas Litt.D. 1945
     
Parran, Thomas, Jr. D.Sc. 1940
Paterson, Katherine Womeldorf Litt.D. 1982
Perlman, Philip B. LL.D. 1948
Pershing, John Joseph LL.D. 1922
Pfeiffer, Jane Cahill Litt.D. 1979
Plaza, Galo LL.D. 1946
Ponselle, Rosa D.A. 1980
Porter, Katherine Anne L.H.D. 1966
Press, Frank D.Sc. 1980
Pullen, Thomas Granville, Jr. L.H.D. 1950
     
Quarles, Benjamin Arthur L.H.D. 1971
     
Radcliffe, George L. LL.D. 1943
Raines, Franklin Delano D.P.S. 2003
Ramsbotham, Sir Peter LL.D. 1976
Rankin, Fred Wharton D.Sc. 1939
Raspberry, William J. Litt.D. 1984
Ray, Gordon Norton Litt.D. 1982
Rayburn, Sam LL.D. 1945
Reckord, Milton A. LL.D. 1944
Reich, Robert B. D.P.S. 1995
Reston, James Barrett Litt.D. 1968
Richardson, Anna Euretta D.Sc. 1930
Rickets, Forrest Eugene D. Engr. 1942
Ripken, Calvin E., Jr. D.P.S. 2013
Ripley, Sidney Dillon D.Sc. 1970
Rivlin, Alice Mitchell D.P.A. 1982
Robbins, Chandler S. D.Sc. 1995
Roberts, Eugene L., Jr. D.H.L. 2011
Robinson, Ella Pippin L.H.D. 1945
Rodgers, Richard D. Mus. 1962
Rogers, Lore Alford D.Sc. 1923
Rowan, Carl T. Litt.D. 1995
Rudd, Wortley Fuller D.Sc. 1941
Russell, John D.Sc. 1927
     
Sadat, Jehan D.P.S. 1994
Sanford, Terry LL.D. 1984
Sarbanes, Paul S. LL.D. 1981
Saunders, Stuart Thomas LL.D. 1964
Schaefer, William Donald LL.D. 1981
Schmidt, William Sheppard LL.D. 1969
Schwarz, Eugene Amandus D.Sc. 1922
Seaborg, Glenn Theodore D.Sc. 1961
Seaton, Frederick Andrew LL.D. 1960
Sebald, William Joseph LL.D. 1949
Semmes, John Edward LL.D. 1948
Sensenbaugh, James Alvin LL.D. 1965
Sevareid, Eric Arnold L.H.D. 1965
Shannon, James A. D.Sc. 1965
Sheen, Msgr. Fulton John Litt.D. 1942
Sheets, Earl Woodell D.Agr. 1933
Sheff, Alexander Leon D.Com.Sc. 1952
Shouse, Catherine Filene D.F.A. 1979
Slatkin, Leonard D.H.L. 2003
Slaughter, John Brooks D.Sc. 1982
Smith, Howard K. LL.D. 1973
Snodgrass, Robert Evans D.Sc. 1960
Snowden, Frank Martin, Jr. D.H.L. 1993
Sobeloff, Simon Ernest LL.D. 1954
Soong, James C. Y. D.P.S. 2000
Soper, Morris Ames LL.D. 1958
Spilhaus, Athelstan D.Sc. 1978
Steele, Samuel Tagart, Jr. Divinity 1927
Steenken, William, Jr. D.Sc. 1955
Still, Clyfford D.F.A. 1980
St. John, Edward A. D.P.S. 2012
Straight, Michael D.H.L. 1977
Studebaker, John Ward LL.D. 1945
Swain, Robert Lee D.Sc. 1958
Swanson, Neil Harper Litt.D. 1953
Sylvester, Charles Wesley D.Sc. 1948
Symons, Thomas Baddeley D.Agr. 1918
     
Tawes, John Millard LL.D. 1959
Toll, John S. D.Sc. 1973
Townes, Charles H. D.Sc. 2001
Train, Russell E. LL.D. 1975
Turner, Thomas Bourne D.Sc. 1966
Tydings, Millard Evelyn LL.D. 1933
     
Ueberroth, Peter V. D.P.S. 1987
     
Valenstein, Suzanne G. D.F.A. 2012
Van Bibber, Lena Chew L.H.D. 1945
     
Walker, Right Reverand John T. D.H.L. 1986
Walker, Stanton D.Sc. 1964
Wellek, Rene Litt.D. 1964
Welles, Sumner LL.D. 1943
Wheeler, John Archibald D.Sc. 1977
Wheeler, Joseph Lewis Litt.D. 1934
White, Charles McElroy D.Engr. 1949
White, Robert M. D.Sc. 1983
Wilbur, Ray Lyman LL.D. 1930
Wilson, Linda S. Litt.D. 1993
Wilson, Logan LL.D. 1970
Winslow, Randolf LL.D. 1924
Woods, Hiram LL.D. 1924
Worrilow, George Melville D.Agr. 1954
Wright, St. Clair D.P.S. 1985
Wyeth, Andrew D.F.A. 1964

Doctor of Arts - D.A.
Doctor of Public Service - D.P.S.
Doctor of Humane Letters - D.H.L.
Doctor of Public Administration - D.P.A.
Doctor of Business Administration - D.B.A.
Doctor of Business Management - D.B.M.
Doctor of Fine Arts - D.F.A.
Doctor of Science - D.Sc.
Doctor of Humanities - L.H.D.
Doctor of Agriculture - D.Agr.
Doctor of Engineering - D.Engr.
Doctor of Letters/Literature - Litt.D.
Doctor of Laws - LL.D.

Honorary Degree Recipients A-K