Honorary Degrees Since 1702

Name Degree Year
Carter, Robert L. Doctor of Laws 2002
Coffin, William Sloane Doctor of Divinity 2002
Fagles, Robert Doctor of Letters 2002
Moore, Gordon Doctor of Science 2002
Spielberg, Stephen Doctor of Humane Letters 2002
Steele, Claude M. Doctor of Social Science 2002
Summers, Lawrence Doctor of Social Science 2002
Tilghman, Shirley Doctor of Science 2002
Bush, George W. Doctor of Laws 2001
Franke, Richard J. Doctor of Humane Letters 2001
Futter, Ellen V. Doctor of Humane Letters 2001
Granville, Evelyn Boyd Doctor of Science 2001
Mitchell, Arthur Doctor of Fine Arts 2001
Rubin, Robert E. Doctor of Laws 2001
Upshaw, Dawn K. Doctor of Music 2001
Varmus, Dr. Harold E. Doctor of Science 2001
Wald, Patricia M. Doctor of Laws 2001
Waterston, Samuel A. Doctor of Fine Arts 2001
Williams, Bernard A.O. Doctor of Letters 2001
Zedillo, Ernesto Doctor of Laws 2001
Buckley, William F. Doctor of Humane Letters 2000
Casper, Gerhard Doctor of Laws 2000
de la Soudiere, Marie Doctor of Social Science 2000
Gehry, Frank O. Doctor of Fine Arts 2000
Moynihan, Daniel Patrick Doctor of Laws 2000
Price, Hugh B. Doctor of Laws 2000
Stoppard, Tom Doctor of Letters 2000
Thier, Dr. Samuel Osiah Doctor of Medical Sciences 2000
Tutu, Desmond M. Doctor of Divinity 2000
Vendler, Helen Doctor of Letters 2000
Alberts, Bruce Doctor of Science 1999
Andrews, Julie Doctor of Fine Arts 1999
Barak, Aharon Doctor of Laws 1999
Greenspan, Alan Doctor of Humane Letters 1999
Harris, Barbara Doctor of Divinity 1999
Heaney, Seamus Justin Doctor of Letters 1999
Horchow, Samuel Roger Doctor of Humane Letters 1999
Kao, Charles Kuen Doctor of Science 1999
Richmond, Dr. Julius Benjamin Doctor of Medical Sciences 1999
Suzman, Helen Doctor of Laws 1999
Bartholomew I, His All Holiness Doctor of Divinity 1998
Horne, Lena Doctor of Humane Letters 1998
Lerner, Gerda Doctor of Letters 1998
McCullough, David Doctor of Letters 1998
Ogata, Sadako Doctor of Humane Letters 1998
Rose, Frederick P. Doctor of Humane Letters 1998
Shaw, Robert L. Doctor of Music 1998
Wilson, Edward O. Doctor of Science 1998
Yunus, Muhammad Doctor of Social Science 1998
Belo, Carlos Filipe Ximenes, Bishop Doctor of Divinity 1997