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Honorary Doctorates

On June 19, 2014 a call for nominations for the awarding of honorary degrees at the Spring and Fall 2015 Convocation ceremonies was sent to the McGill Community.  The documents below are a reference of what will be expected.


For your information, the Senate Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee uses the following criteria when considering nominations:


Guidelines for the Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee [.pdf]

To submit your nomination please use the following form:

Honorary Doctorate Nomination Form [.doc]

Kindly accompany your nominations with a covering letter addressed to the Chair of the Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee stating the reasons for your nomination.

The Committee's terms of reference are the following:

Terms of Reference for the Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee [.pdf]

Send the completed form and covering letter by Friday, October 3, 2014 at the latest, to pauline [dot] frixione [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Ms. Pauline Frixione).


Alphabetical List of Honorary Degree Recipients 1935 - Present
Alphabetical List of Honorary Degree Recipients.pdf