Honorary Degrees Since 1702

Name Degreesort descending Year
Rush, Benjamin Doctor of Laws 1812
Brennan, Jr., William J. Doctor of Laws 1987
Johnson, Jr., Frank Minis Doctor of Laws 1980
Lothian, The Marquess of Doctor of Laws 1940
Baker, Newton Diehl Doctor of Laws 1932
Higgins, Anthony Doctor of Laws 1891
Chambers, Ezekiel Forman Doctor of Laws 1833
Martens, Fedor Fedorovic Doctor of Laws 1901
van Hise, Charles Richard Doctor of Laws 1904
Shiras, George Doctor of Laws 1883
Hurd, John Codman Doctor of Laws 1877
Mitchell, Stephen Mix Doctor of Laws 1807
King, Jr., Rev. Martin Luther Doctor of Laws 1964
Adams, George Burton Doctor of Laws 1924
McClintock, Emory Doctor of Laws 1899
Stedman, Edmund Clarence Doctor of Laws 1894
White, Joseph Doctor of Laws 1868
Allen, Jr.,James E. Doctor of Laws 1966
Geddes,Auckland Campbell, Rt. Hon. Sir Doctor of Laws 1920
Spooner, John Coit Doctor of Laws 1908
Tucker, John Randolph Doctor of Laws 1887
Ingersoll, Charles Roberts Doctor of Laws 1874
Barnard, Frederick Augustus Porter Doctor of Laws 1859
Washington, George Doctor of Laws 1781
Abella, Rosalie Silberman Doctor of Laws 2016
Verity, Jr.,C. William Doctor of Laws 1982
Lyman, Richard Wall Doctor of Laws 1975
Adams, Elmer Bragg Doctor of Laws 1916
Taft, William Howard Doctor of Laws 1893
Helmuth, William Tod Doctor of Laws 1888
Swayne, Noah Haynes Doctor of Laws 1865
Trumbull, John Doctor of Laws 1818
Goheen, Robert F. Doctor of Laws 1957
Sirleaf, Ellen Johnson Doctor of Laws 2010
Baumgartner, Dr. Leona Doctor of Laws 1970
Mason, Edward Sagendorph Doctor of Laws 1964
Gruenther, Alfred M. Doctor of Laws 1957
Wald, Patricia M. Doctor of Laws 2001
Peabody, Endicott Doctor of Laws 1938
Wetmore, Edmund Doctor of Laws 1906
Minot, Charles Sedgwick Doctor of Laws 1899
Hall, Asaph Doctor of Laws 1879
Darlington, William Doctor of Laws 1848
Treadwell, John Doctor of Laws 1800
Shih, Hu Doctor of Laws 1940
Robinson, Lucius Franklin Doctor of Laws 1926
Wilson, Edmund Beecher Doctor of Laws 1901
Salisbury, Edward Elbridge Doctor of Laws 1869
Ripley II, Sidney D. Doctor of Laws 1975
Perkins, James A. Doctor of Laws 1968