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Honorary Degrees

An honorary degree from the University of Wyoming recognizes individuals who embody the university's high ideals and exemplify the values of excellence, service, and integrity. These degrees recognize outstanding accomplishments in all professions, public service, or service to humanity. Degrees awarded honoris causa are among the highest honors a university can confer.

2021 Honorary Degrees Call for Nominations
Nominations are due no later than March 1, 2021

Please visit the Nomination Process page to review the 2021 Call for Nominations letter and information about the Honorary Degrees Nomination, Review and Award Process.

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