Discover the notable alumni of Auburn University. The list includes people like Lionel Richie, Charles Barkley, Bo Jackson, Tim Cook & Meghan McCarthy. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as singers, film & theater personalities, miscellaneous, sportspersons and musicians etc.
Lionel RichieLionel Richie
20 June 1949, American
Singer-Songwriter
Charles BarkleyCharles Barkley
20 February 1963, American
Basketball Player

Tim CookTim Cook
01 November 1960, American
CEO of Apple Inc.

Bo JacksonBo Jackson
30 November 1962, American
Former Baseball & Football Player

Meghan McCarthyMeghan McCarthy
22 November 1991, American
YouTuber

Stephanie SoechtigStephanie Soechtig
 , American
Film Director
Baskin ChampionBaskin Champion
01 July 1995, American
Model

Ken MattinglyKen Mattingly
17 March 1936, American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator

Josh HopkinsJosh Hopkins
12 September 1970, American
Actor

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
04 November 1923, American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,
Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
05 June 1928, British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor

Jason DufnerJason Dufner
24 March 1977, American
Golfer
Taylor HicksTaylor Hicks
07 October 1976, American
Musician, Singer, Singer-songwriter

Victoria JacksonVictoria Jackson
02 August 1959, American
Actor, Television actor

Kate HigginsKate Higgins
16 August 1969, American
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist
Will MuschampWill Muschamp
03 August 1971, American
American football player, Sports coach

Katherine WebbKatherine Webb
24 April 1989, American
Model, Beauty pageant contestant
Holland SmithHolland Smith
20 April 1882, American
Officer

Lloyd AustinLloyd Austin
08 August 1953, American
Military personnel

Hugh SheltonHugh Shelton
02 January 1942, American
Military personnel
Kirsty CoventryKirsty Coventry
Zimbabwean
Swimmer

Frederick D. ReeseFrederick D. Reese
28 November 1929, American
Activist
Paul RudolphPaul Rudolph
23 October 1918, American
architect, university teacher

Charles Wade BarkleyCharles Wade Barkley
20 February 1963, American
Spokesperson, Basketball player, Announcer

Auburn University or AU is a private research university based out of Auburn, Alabama. Being one of the handpicked universities in the United States to be deemed as land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant research centers, the university has come a long way since its inception in 1856. Covering a massive 1841 acres, the campus is home to the wonderful student body comprising of over 28,290 students who have the opportunity to pursue over 140 majors in undergraduate, graduate and professional courses. The state’s first public land-grant university, Auburn University enjoys a wide international presence, with over 800 international students and 800 AU students pursuing their education abroad through study abroad programs. Auburn University also gives its students a chance to flourish within its campus by offering the opportunity to be a part of more than 300 clubs and organizations. Auburn University offers programs in various areas of study such as Architecture, Liberal Arts, Education, Nursing, Engineering, and Business and so on. With an impressive list of alumni’s who’ve gone on to achieve great heights in their professional careers, Auburn University is the place where various legends had their humble beginnings. Some of the famous celebrities who went to Auburn University are Tim Cook, Octavia Spencer, Jimmy Wales and Cam Newton. Here’s a list of famous personalities who once attended Auburn University.