- Persons who have rendered distinguished service to the university
- Persons who have rendered distinguished service to Nebraska
- Graduates, former students and former employees who have achieved distinction
- Persons not associated with the university who have a record of scholarship, creativity, leadership, or humanitarian or public service
Individuals may be nominated for honorary degrees by campus committees, members of the University of Nebraska Board of Regents or members of the general public.
Nomination Form | Board of Regents Honorary Degrees Policy
Recipients - Alphabetical
Recipients - Chronological