- Distinguished Alumni Service Award (1967)
- Maurer School of Law Academy of Law Alumni Fellows
Hubert Hickam was a member of one of the most respected legal firms in the state of Indiana. As a Fellow of the America College of Trial Lawyers, he was a potent factor in the improvement of court procedure in the field of general litigation and anti-trust cases and a splendid influence on the observance and refinement of the highest ethics of the law in its relation to clients, attorneys, and the courts. Hickam also served as a member of the Visiting Committee of the School of Law, and on various alumni committees.