Board of Trustees

Honorary Degrees


The Cleveland State University Honorary Degree Committee invites the campus community to submit nominations of honorary degree candidates.  Letters of nomination and support should be addressed to Chair, University Honorary Degree Committee, Office of the Provost, c/o Michael Artbauer (, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, AC 333, Cleveland, OH  44115-2214.

Click here to read nomination criteria and procedures.  The honorary degree nomination guidelines have been expanded to include emeriti faculty.  Click here to read the Distinguished Emeritus Faculty Honorary Degree Nomination Guidelines. Click here to view a historical list of honorary degrees issued by Cleveland State.