Committee for Honorary Degrees

The Committee for Honorary Degrees is responsible for recommending to the Governing Council the conferral of honorary degrees upon individuals whose accomplishments are of such excellence that they provide inspiration and leadership to the graduates of the University, and who, by their presence, bring honour and distinction to the institution.

Information regarding the nominations for Honorary Degree Recipients for 2020 is found below. The deadline for nominations is Friday, September 13, 2019.

Prospective nominators are encouraged to do the following:

Nominating Recipients

Read the FAQs on nominating a University of Toronto honorary degree recipient.