Honorary Degree Recipients

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, will proudly bestow an honorary degree, a distinction that is conferred honoris causa, upon the following individuals during the 251st Anniversary Commencement on Sunday, May 14, 2017.

Steven Van Zandt

Steven Van Zandt
Doctor of Fine Arts Degree
2017 Commencement Speaker

Harvey Makadon

Harvey J. Makadon
Doctor of Science Degree