ED. Honorary Degrees (BP)

No more than two (2) honorary degrees may be awarded during any twelve (12) month period, and all such honorary degrees shall be conferred at the Spring Commencement.

Members of the Board, the President, and Academic Council may suggest candidates for honorary degrees.  Such nominations shall be filed with the President on or before February 1 of the year in which the degrees are to be conferred.  The President shall submit the list of such nominations to the Chairman of the Board, who will in turn refer the matter of selection to a committee of three members of the Board appointed by the Chairman.  The committee will make its recommendations to the full Board for final approval and action.

No person actively connected with the college at the time of award may be considered for honorary degrees.

Revised: 3/10/05