Famous Alumni of Syracuse University - Celebrities from Syracuse University

Also known as the ‘Syracuse, 'Cuse’, or ‘SU’, Syracuse University is by far one of the most reputed institutions to graduate from. The ‘Methodist Episcopal Church’ laid the foundation of this notable institution in the year 1831 in Lima, New York. It has a beautiful campus that is located in the ‘University Hill’ which is very close to Syracuse, New York. It offers nationally recognized programs and is split into 13 schools and colleges. They also have a very athletic and a competitive sports team and have managed to secure a place in the ‘Eastern College Athletic Conference’. Most of the alumnus of this university are extremely competitive and have made a name for not only themselves but also for the institution they have passed out from. After passing out from this institution they have moved in different fields like sports, entertainment, business etc. You name a field and here you will have alumni of Syracuse University has made a mark for themselves upholding the reputation of the institution they have passed out from. Some of the notable alumni of the ‘Syracuse University’ are, the popular sportscaster, Bob Costas, the famous actress, Vanessa L. Williams or for that matter, the exceptional screenwriter, Aaron Sorkin. These notable alumni of the ‘Syracuse University’ have taken the world by a storm and this is just the begning.

Check out the list of notable Syracuse University alumni. Some of the notable Syracuse University students are Joe Biden, Lou Reed, Grace Jones, Vera Farmiga and Aaron Sorkin.

The Most Famous Alumni of Syracuse University

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Al-Waleed bin TalalMarch 7, 1955Saudi ArabianAl Waleed Bin Talal is the owner of ‘Kingdom Holding Company’ and is one of the richest individuals in the world
Megyn KellyNovember 18, 1970AmericanMegyn Kelly is an American journalist, political commentator and former corporate defense attorney
Grace JonesMay 19, 1948Jamaican, AmericanGrace Jones is a famous Jamaican singer and actress
Vera FarmigaAugust 6, 1973AmericanVera Farmiga is a Ukrainian-American actress and producer
Camille PagliaApril 2, 1947AmericanCamille Anna Paglia is an American author, social critic, and academic
Vanessa Lynn WilliamsMarch 18, 1963AmericanVanessa L Williams is an accomplish American singer, actress and a former model
Joyce Carol OatesJune 16, 1938AmericanJoyce Carol Oates is an acclaimed, award-winning American novelist, short story writer and poet
Shirley JacksonDecember 14, 1916AmericanShirley Jackson was an American author of novels and short stories
Carmelo AnthonyMay 29, 1984AmericanCarmelo Anthony is a professional basketball player who plays for the New York Knicks
Lou ReedMarch 2, 1942AmericanLou Reed was the lead singer and songwriter of the ‘Velvet Underground’
Camille Paglia

Camille Paglia

Camille Anna Paglia is an American author, social critic, and academic

AmericanApril 2, 1947184 views

Vera Farmiga

Vera Farmiga is a Ukrainian-American actress and producer

AmericanAugust 6, 1973220 views

Joe Biden

Joe Biden is an American politician who is the current Vice President of the United States

AmericanNovember 20, 1942134 views

Al-Waleed bin Talal

Al Waleed Bin Talal is the owner of ‘Kingdom Holding Company’ and is one of the richest individuals in the world

Al D'Amato

A former US senator, co-founder of a lobbying firm, Al D’Amato went from being a small-townie to a legislator with his authoritarian approach

AmericanAugust 1, 1937128 views

Al Davis

Al Davis was an American football coach and executive

AmericanJuly 4, 1929135 views

Aaron Sorkin

Aaron Sorkin is a playwright, producer, and screenwriter of American origin

AmericanJune 9, 1961127 views

Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony is a professional basketball player who plays for the New York Knicks

AmericanMay 29, 1984148 views

Matt Sohinki

Matt Sohinki is an American video game enthusiast and popular YouTuber

AmericanAugust 29, 198778 views

Paul Taylor

Paul Taylor is one of the most illustrious American choreographers of the 20th century

AmericanJuly 29, 1930129 views