The honorary doctorate degree is the highest form of recognition granted by Capilano University.

Carlotta Lee receiving her Honorary Degree

The University Senate is responsible for awarding honorary doctorate degrees at CapU. 

Honorary degrees are given to acknowledge persons who are distinguished by their significant contributions and accomplishments and whose excellence will, through their association with CapU, bring honour to our name.

Learn more about our selection criteria, nomination process and historical recipients on the Senate's Honorary Degrees page. 

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