1999, he was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame.
His life and work have been the subject of feature articles
in national publications, including Life, Reader's Digest,
Parents, Esquire, Parade, and TV Guide. Honorary degrees
have been awarded to Fred Rogers at more than 35 colleges
and universities, including Yale University, Hobart and
William Smith, Carnegie Mellon University, Boston University,
University of Pittsburgh, North Carolina State University,
University of Connecticut, and his alma mater, Rollins College.