Honorary Degrees Since 1702

Namesort ascending Degree Year
Ryerson, Martin Antoine Master of Arts 1917
Ryerson, Edward L. Doctor of Laws 1962
Ryder, James Bradford Master of Arts 1893
Rutter, Sir Michael Doctor of Medical Sciences 2010
Rutherford,Ernest, Sir Doctor of Science 1917
Rustin, Bayard Doctor of Laws 1984
Russell, John Edward Master of Arts 1885
Russell, Henry Norris Doctor of Science 1951
Russell, Henry Alanson Master of Arts 1855
Russell, George William Doctor of Letters 1928
Rush, Benjamin Doctor of Laws 1812
Runyon, Theodore Doctor of Laws 1882
Runk, Charles Miner Master of Arts 1864
Runcie, The Most Rev. Robert A.K. Doctor of Divinity 1989
Ruggles, Samuel Bulkley Doctor of Laws 1859
Ruggles, Philo Master of Arts 1800
Ruff, Willie Doctor of Music 2018
Rudenstein, Neil L. Doctor of Laws 1992
Rubinstein, Artur Doctor of Music 1962
Rubin, Vera C. Doctor of Science 1990
Rubin, Robert E. Doctor of Laws 2001
Rubey, William W. Doctor of Science 1960
Royce, Josiah Doctor of Laws 1911
Rowley, Janet Davison Doctor of Medical Sciences 2011
Rowland, William Frederick Master of Arts 1787
Rowland, Samuel Master of Arts 1809
Rowland, Henry Augustus Doctor of Laws 1895
Rous, Peyton Doctor of Science 1949
Rothko, Mark Doctor of Fine Arts 1969
Rostropovich, Mstislav Doctor of Music 1976
Ross, Royall Doctor of Medicine 1825
Ross, Robert Master of Arts 1754
Roselle, Ernest North Master of Arts 1956
Rose, William Cumming Doctor of Science 1947
Rose, Frederick P. Doctor of Humane Letters 1998
Ropes, Joseph Samuel Master of Arts 1853
Ropes, Charles Joseph Hardy Doctor of Divinity 1894
Root,Elihu, Honorable Doctor of Laws 1900
Root, Robert Kilburn Doctor of Letters 1937
Root, Nathaniel William Taylor Bachelor of Arts 1863
Root, Jesse Master of Arts 1766
Root, Edwin Park Master of Arts 1931
Roosevelt, Franklin Delano Doctor of Laws 1934
Roosa, Daniel Bennett St. John Master of Arts 1868
Rollins, Carl Purington Doctor of Humane Letters 1949
Rogers, William Augustus Master of Arts 1880
Rogers, William Master of Arts 1780
Rogers, Robert Master of Arts 1788
Rogers, James Grafton Master of Arts 1931
Rogers, James Gamble Master of Arts 1921