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Honorary Degrees Awarded

Enter a name, degree awarded, campus or year to find an honorary degree awarded by the CSU.

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George N.BlakeBlakeHumboldt
Harvey AlanBooksteinDoctor of Humane LettersNorthridge
MariaContreras-SweetDoctor of Humane LettersLos Angeles
EvelynDilsaverDoctor of Humane LettersEast Bay
Lori L.EdwardsDoctor of Humane LettersSan Bernardino
Mark C.EdwardsDoctor of Humane LettersSan Bernardino
HarryEdwardsDoctor of Humane LettersSan José
OfeliaEsparzaDoctor of Humane LettersLos Angeles
Gregory ClarkEvansDoctor of Fine ArtsSan Marcos
GreenlawGrupe, Jr.Doctor of Humane LettersStanislaus
Charles L.HarringtonDoctor of Humane LettersSan Luis Obispo
Juan FelipeHerreraDoctor of LiteratureFresno
BenjaminJealousDoctor of Humane LettersMonterey Bay
GregoryKondosDoctor of Fine ArtsSacramento
Rev. James M.Lawson, Jr.Doctor of Humane LettersNorthridge
A. RobertLinscheidDoctor of Humane LettersSan Francisco
MarkLisagorDoctor of Humane LettersChannel Islands
DavidLucchettiDoctor of Humane LettersSacramento
JeffreyMallettDoctor of ScienceSan Francisco
Sara MillerMcCuneDoctor of Humane LettersChannel Islands
Paul V.McEnroeDoctor of ScienceSan Luis Obispo
Tina HansenMcEnroeDoctor of Humane LettersSan Luis Obispo
Sylvia M.PanettaDoctor of Humane LettersMonterey Bay
María ElenaSalinasDoctor of Humane LettersFullerton
Susan R.SalkaDoctor of Humane LettersSan Diego
Stephen W.SchillingDoctor of Humane LettersBakersfield
Charlotte MailliardShultzDoctor of Fine ArtsSan Francisco
Christopher J.SteinhauserDoctor of Humane LettersLong Beach
George H.TakeiDoctor of Humane LettersLos Angeles
KentTwitchellDoctor of Fine ArtsLos Angeles
YojiUnokiDoctor of Humane LettersEast Bay
DeborahVoigtDoctor of Fine ArtsFullerton
José A.ZaglulDoctor of ScienceSan Luis Obispo
IrwinZahnDoctor of Humane LettersSan Diego
2015Baxter.jpgMarvin  R.BaxterDoctor of LawsFresno
2015Bear.jpgJoseph  E.BearDoctor of Humane LettersSan Marcos
2015Bening.jpgAnnetteBeningDoctor of Fine ArtsSan Francisco
2015Cano.jpgNatividad  "Nati"CanoDoctor of Humane LettersLos Angeles
2015ColeB.jpgRobert  JudsonColeDoctor of Fine ArtsLong Beach
2015ColeR.jpgRegena  CummingsColeDoctor of Fine ArtsLong Beach
2015Ferlinghetti.jpgLawrenceFerlinghettiDoctor of Fine ArtsSan Francisco
2015Foster.jpgRobertFosterDoctor of Humane LettersSan José
2015Gabel.jpgPeterGabelDoctor of LawsSan Francisco
2015HixonH.jpgHelene  A.HixonDoctor of Humane LettersSan Bernardino
2015HixonP.jpgPhilip  E.HixonDoctor of Humane LettersSan Bernardino
2015Holt.jpgLesterHoltDoctor of Humane LettersSacramento
2015Kearney.jpgWilliam  J.KearneyDoctor of Humane LettersChannel Islands
2015Ladouceur.jpgRobert  E.LadouceurDoctor of Humane LettersSan José
PhyllisMadonnaDoctor of Humane LettersSan Luis Obispo2015
2015McPherson.jpgCharlesMcPhersonDoctor of Fine ArtsSan Marcos
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