Past Rutgers University Honorary Degree Recipients

This list of honorary degree recipients is sortable by last name, year conferred, and degree type. Click on the title of the column to sort the list by that particular content.

We are in the process of adding the honorary degree citations for some of our recipients. Click on the Citation images, where shown, to read them.

Last name First name Year Degree Citation
Yanitelli Victor Robert, S.J. 1966 Doctor of Laws
Yasuhiro Nakasone 1988 Doctor of Laws
Ylvisaker Paul N. 1981 Doctor of Humane Letters
Young Donald Ramsey 1955 Doctor of Humane Letters
Young, Jr. Andrew J. 1978 Doctor of Laws
Zapp John S. 1972 D.Sc.
Zimbardo Philip G. 2009 Doctor of Science
Zworykin Vladimir K. 1972 Doctor of Science