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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.

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.
Joe BidenJoe Biden
(Vice President of the U.S.A)

20 November 1942

Scranton

American

Scorpio

Lou ReedLou Reed
(Musician)

02 March 1942

27 October 2013

Southampton, New York, United States

American

Pisces

Grace JonesGrace Jones

19 May 1948

Spanish Town

Jamaican,American

Taurus

Vera FarmigaVera Farmiga
(Actress)

06 August 1973

Clifton

American

Leo

Aaron SorkinAaron Sorkin
(Playwright)

09 June 1961

New York

American

Gemini

Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony

29 May 1984

Brooklyn, New York

Gemini

Al-Waleed bin TalalAl-Waleed bin Talal
(Business magnate)

07 March 1955

Riyadh

Saudi Arabian

Pisces

Camille PagliaCamille Paglia
(Cultural critic)

02 April 1947

Endicott

American

Aries

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
(Writer)

16 June 1938

Lockport, New York, U.S.

American

Gemini

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
(Author)

14 December 1916

08 August 1965

San Francisco, California, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Al DavisAl Davis
(American Football Coach & Executive)

04 July 1929

08 October 2011

Brockton

American

Cancer

Paul TaylorPaul Taylor
(One of the foremost American choreographers of the 20th century)

29 July 1930

Pittsburgh

American

Leo

Vanessa Lynn WilliamsVanessa Lynn Williams
(Singer, Actress, Model)

18 March 1963

Tarrytown

American

Pisces

Al D'AmatoAl D'Amato
(Former United States Senator)

01 August 1937

Brooklyn

American

Leo

John Dann MacDonaldJohn Dann MacDonald
(Novelist, Short Story Writer)

24 July 1916

28 December 1986

Sharon, Pennysylvania

American

Leo

Megyn KellyMegyn Kelly
(Journalist, Lawyer, News presenter, Political commentator, Photographer)

18 November 1970

Syracuse

American

Scorpio

Jim BrownJim Brown
(Advisor, Actor, Lacrosse player, American football player, Television actor)

17 February 1936

St. Simons

American

Aquarius

Dick ClarkDick Clark
(Television presenter, Entrepreneur, Radio personality, Restaurateur)

30 November 1929

18 April 2012

Mount Vernon

American

Sagittarius

Ina GartenIna Garten
(Chef, Writer)

02 February 1948

Brooklyn

American

Aquarius

Kevin Michael RichardsonKevin Michael Richardson
(Actor, Dub actor, Stage actor, Television actor)

25 October 1964

The Bronx

American

Scorpio

Stephen CraneStephen Crane
(Writer, Journalist, Poet, Baseball player, Novelist, Screenwriter)

01 November 1871

05 June 1900

Newark

American

Scorpio

Bob CostasBob Costas
(Sports commentator, Radio personality, Journalist, Actor)

22 March 1952

New York City

American

Aries

Dion WaitersDion Waiters
(Basketball player)

10 December 1991

Philadelphia

American

Sagittarius

Peter GuberPeter Guber
(Film producer)

01 March 1942

Boston

American

Pisces

Kelly CutroneKelly Cutrone
(Writer)

13 November 1965

Camillus

American

Scorpio

Story MusgraveStory Musgrave
(Astronaut, Statistician, Aviator, Officer)

19 August 1935

Boston

American

Leo

Betsey JohnsonBetsey Johnson
(Costume designer)

10 August 1942

Wethersfield

American

Leo

Clement GreenbergClement Greenberg
(Art collector, Art historian, Art critic, Journalist)

16 January 1909

07 May 1994

New York City

American

Capricorn

Kathrine SwitzerKathrine Switzer
(Journalist, Athletics competitor, Non-fiction writer)

05 January 1947

Amberg

American

Capricorn

Mike TiricoMike Tirico

13 December 1966

Whitestone

American

Sagittarius

Beth MowinsBeth Mowins
(Basketball player)

26 May 1967

Syracuse

American

Gemini

Eileen CollinsEileen Collins
(Officer, Astronaut)

19 November 1956

Elmira

American

Scorpio

Robert MankoffRobert Mankoff
(Cartoonist, Editor)

01 May 1944

The Bronx

American

Taurus

Scott McCloudScott McCloud
(Cartoonist, Writer)

10 June 1960

Boston

American

Gemini

Ian EagleIan Eagle

09 February 1969

Essex Fells

American

Aquarius

Sean McDonoughSean McDonough

13 May 1962

Boston

American

Taurus

Dorothy ThompsonDorothy Thompson
(Journalist, Writer)

09 July 1893

30 January 1961

New York

American

Cancer

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