Celebrities With Honorary Degrees

A-List Doctorates: Stars With Honorary Degrees

John Legend

Each year, top universities award honorary degrees to people with impressive achievements in their fields — including a handful of A-list Hollywood stars and politicians. This week, musician John Legend received an honorary doctorate of music from the University of Pennsylvania, following in the footsteps of admired actors and actresses like Ben Affleck, Meryl Streep, and Alec Baldwin. In the spirit of graduation season, take a look at the famous faces with honorary degrees!