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Ben Affleck to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Brown University

Ben Affleck | Photo Credits: Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesBen Affleck | Photo Credits: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

That's Dr. Ben Affleck to you.

The Oscar-winning actor and director will receive an honorary doctorate from Brown University next month as part of the school's commencement ceremony, according to the Ivy League's website.

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Affleck will receive the degree in fine arts at the ceremony on Sunday, May 26. He's among six honorees who will receive honorary doctorates, including author Junot Diaz.

It will be the first college degree for the Argo director, who attended Occidental College in Los Angeles as well as the University of Vermont, but dropped out after his first semester.