Check out the list of notable Fordham University alumni. Some of the notable Fordham University students are Donald Trump, Adam Smith, Denzel Washington, David Copperfield and Vince Lombardi.

Founded by the Catholic Diocese of New York in 1841, Fordham University is a private non-profit research university based out of New York. Being deemed 60th in the classification of ‘more selective’ universities by U.S. News & World Report, Fordham University has a combined enrollment of approximately 15,000 students. The university offers graduate, post graduate, doctoral and professional degrees wherein the academic ideals are drawn from its Jesuit influences. Fordham University offers various programs in the fields of Business, Law, Social Service, Arts & Science, Education, and Religion and so on. It has been deemed as a doctoral university with high research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Fordham University has also bagged the 60th place in the category of America’s Best Colleges: National Universities, as per the 2017 edition of U.S. News & World Reports. Additionally, Fordham University is renowned for its curriculum which incorporates wisdom, critical and innovative thinking, creative problem-solving and integrity. All these core values are reflected in its principles, ideals and teachings. The campus is so diverse in ethnicity and culture that it is the perfect amalgamation of openhearted cultures from across the globe. Not only does it give foreign students the opportunity to study in the exquisite campus, but provides all its students with over 130 study abroad opportunities to hone their skills. Some of its esteemed alumni’s include Denzel Washington, Mary Higgins Clark, Vince Lombardi and Geraldine Ferraro. Keep reading to know more remarkable personalities who studied at Fordham University.
Donald TrumpDonald Trump
(45th U.S. President)

14 June 1946

American

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
(American actor)

28 December 1954

American

Alan AldaAlan Alda
(Actor)

28 January 1936

American

Faith EvansFaith Evans
(American singer)

10 June 1973

American

Adam SmithAdam Smith
(Economist and Philosopher)

16 June 1723

Scottish

David CopperfieldDavid Copperfield
(American illusionist)

16 September 1956

American

Vince LombardiVince Lombardi
(American football player)

11 June 1913

American

Vin ScullyVin Scully
(Sportscaster)

29 November 1927

American

Tony RealiTony Reali

04 July 1978

American

Don DeLilloDon DeLillo
(Writer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Novelist, Essayist, Journalist)

20 November 1936

American

Karina SmirnoffKarina Smirnoff
(Dancer)

02 January 1978

Ukrainian

Ilyasah ShabazzIlyasah Shabazz
(Author)

22 July 1962

American

Mike BreenMike Breen
(Sports commentator)

22 May 1961

American

Wellington MaraWellington Mara
(Officer)

14 August 1916

American

Tom LeykisTom Leykis
(Radio personality)

01 August 1956

American

Julia CameronJulia Cameron
(Screenwriter, Film director, Novelist, Poet)

04 March 1948

American

Amanda HearstAmanda Hearst
(Socialite, Model)

05 January 1984

American

Joel SteinbergJoel Steinberg
(Officer)

25 May 1941

American

Bud CollyerBud Collyer
(Voice actor, Actor)

18 June 1908

American

Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese

09 June 1972

Italian

Michael Craig-MartinMichael Craig-Martin
(Sculptor, Painter, University teacher)

28 August 1941

Irish

Raul JuliaRaul Julia
(Actor)

1940 AD

Michael KayMichael Kay
(sports commentator, announcer)

02 February 1961

American

Geraldine A. FerraroGeraldine A. Ferraro
(Diplomat, U.S. Representative, Women)

1935 AD

Thomas Vincent LombardiThomas Vincent Lombardi
(Coach, American football player)

11 June 1913

American

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