Honorary Degrees Committee

Accepting Nominations for 2020-2021

The committee seeks a candidate pool that represents the diversity of the campus with respect to personal characteristics, academic programs, and career paths. Honorary doctorates are the highest form of recognition offered by the University of Missouri.

Deadline: FEB 14, 2020

Submission requirements and instructions can be found here. For any additional questions and concerns, please email honorarydegree@missouri.edu.



The charge of the Committee for Honorary Degrees is to recommend to the Board of Curators, through the Faculty Council, the names of individuals to be considered for honorary degrees at commencement.


Send an e-mail to the Honorary Degrees Committee (all members).

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