Honorary Degrees Since 1702

Name Degree Year
Clark, Elizabeth A. Doctor of Divinity 2013
Danticat, Edwidge Doctor of Letters 2013
Davis, Natalie Zemon Doctor of Humanities 2013
Duflo, Esther Doctor of Social Science 2013
Kentridge, William Doctor of Fine Arts 2013
Levin, Richard C. Doctor of Humane Letters 2013
Smith, Frederick W. Doctor of Humane Letters 2013
Sotomayor, Sonia Doctor of Laws 2013
Beck, Aaron Temkin Doctor of Medical Sciences 2012
Darnton, Robert Doctor of Humanities 2012
Gates, Robert M. Doctor of Humane Letters 2012
Goto, Midori Doctor of Music 2012
Lubchenco, Jane Doctor of Science 2012
Marshall, Margaret Hilary Doctor of Laws 2012
Neuwirth, Angelika Doctor of Divinity 2012
Wilbur, Richard Doctor of Letters 2012
Wilson, William Julius Doctor of Social Science 2012
Argyris, Chris Doctor of Social Science 2011
Brundtland, Gro Harlem Doctor of Humane Letters 2011
Didion, Joan Doctor of Letters 2011
Engelbart, Douglas Doctor of Engineering & Technology 2011
Heilbron, John Doctor of Humanities 2011
Mitchell, George J. Doctor of Laws 2011
Ndour, Youssou Doctor of Music 2011
Peto, Richard Doctor of Medical Sciences 2011
Rowley, Janet Davison Doctor of Medical Sciences 2011
Scorsese, Martin Doctor of Fine Arts 2011
Alter, Robert Doctor of Humanities 2010
Chu, Steven Doctor of Science 2010
Feinberg, Michael & Levin, David Doctor of Humane Letters 2010
Franklin, Aretha Doctor of Music 2010
Pamuk, Orhan Doctor of Letters 2010
Rutter, Sir Michael Doctor of Medical Sciences 2010
Sirleaf, Ellen Johnson Doctor of Laws 2010
Strathern, A. Marilyn Doctor of Social Science 2010
Zhang, Yimou Doctor of Fine Arts 2010
Clinton, Hillary Doctor of Laws 2009
Drayton, William Doctor of Humane Letters 2009
Gubaidulina, Sofia Doctor of Music 2009
Gutierrez, Gustavo Doctor of Divinity 2009
Hood, Lee Doctor of Medical Sciences 2009
Jones, Bill T. Doctor of Fine Arts 2009
McPhee, John Doctor of Letters 2009
Richard, Alison Doctor of Humane Letters 2009
Schelling, Thomas Doctor of Social Science 2009
Serra, Richard Doctor of Fine Arts 2009
Ashbery, John Doctor of Letters 2008
Faust, Drew Doctor of Humanities 2008
Hills, Carla Doctor of Laws 2008
McCartney, Paul Doctor of Music 2008