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Honorary Award Nominations


The Honorary Awards Committee at the University of Missouri–St. Louis is soliciting nominations for honorary degrees. Honorary degrees are awarded at UMSL commencement ceremonies.

Honorary degree criteria, from the University of Missouri System Collected Rules and Regulations, are:

For the complete list of University of Missouri System Collected Rules and Regulations regarding Honorary Degrees, click here

The committee meets quarterly to consider nominations. Nominations are due on the following dates:

To make a nomination, download, print and complete a nomination form. Please include supplimentary documentation such as 

Return completed forms to:
    Office of University Events
    60 J.C. Penney Building/Conference Center
    University of Missouri-St. Louis
    1 University Blvd.
    St. Louis, MO 63121

For questions contact Amanda Wilens, University Events 314-516-4898