Honorary Degrees

The Honorary Degrees Committee of the University Senate is composed of Emory faculty, administration, staff, and students. The committee—which reports to the University Senate, the university president, and the Board of Trustees—is charged with reviewing all honorary degree nominations submitted by the Emory community and recommending a slate of candidates representing the highest values and breadth of the university's mission.

Click here to read more about Emory's recent honorary degree recipients.