Discover the notable alumni of George Washington University. The list includes people like Elizabeth Warren, Alec Baldwin, Eliza Dushku, Colin Powell & Kerry Washington. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as leaders, miscellaneous, writers, musicians and media personalities etc.
Tammy DuckworthTammy Duckworth
12 March 1968, Thai, American
U.S. Representative
Alec BaldwinAlec Baldwin
03 April 1958, American
Actor, Producer, Comedian

Colin PowellColin Powell
05 April 1937, American
65th United States Secretary of State

Kerry WashingtonKerry Washington
31 January 1977, American
Actress

J. Edgar HooverJ. Edgar Hoover
01 January 1895, American
First Director of FBI

Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
20 November 1917, American
Politician
Jerry ReinsdorfJerry Reinsdorf
25 February 1936, American
Chairman of the Chicago Bulls

Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Warren
22 June 1949, American
United States Senator

Eliza DushkuEliza Dushku
30 December 1980, Albanian, American
Actress
Patch AdamsPatch Adams
28 May 1945, American
Physician

Brian WilliamsBrian Williams
05 May 1959, American
 
Mark FeltMark Felt
17 August 1913, American
FBI Agent

Huma AbedinHuma Abedin
28 July 1976, American
Political Staffer

Dana BashDana Bash
15 June 1971, American
Journalist

Red AuerbachRed Auerbach
20 September 1917, American
American basketball coach

Daniel InouyeDaniel Inouye
07 September 1924, American
Politician
Aldrich AmesAldrich Ames
26 May 1941, American
Former CIA Officer & Agent for the Soviet Union &

Syngman RheeSyngman Rhee
26 March 1875, South Korean
Statesman

Allen DullesAllen Dulles
07 April 1893, American
Former Diplomat & Head of CIA

Wissam Al ManaWissam Al Mana
01 January 1975, Qatari
Businessman
Vidya VoxVidya Vox
27 September 1991, American
YouTuber

John Foster DullesJohn Foster Dulles
25 February 1888, American
Former United States Secretary of State
Merce CunninghamMerce Cunningham
16 April 1919, American
Dancer and Choreographer

Tara SetmayerTara Setmayer
09 September 1975, American
Political Commentator

John W SnowJohn W. Snow
02 August 1939, American
Former United States Secretary of the Treasury
Ted LernerTed Lerner
15 October 1925, American
Real Estate Developer

Julius AxelrodJulius Axelrod
30 May 1912, American
Biochemist
Janna RyanJanna Ryan
1969 AD, American
Paul Ryan's wife

Brendan NorthBrendan North
14 November 1993, American
Photographer

T.J. MillerT.J. Miller
04 June 1981, American
Actor
Yvonne OrjiYvonne Orji
02 December 1983, Nigerian, American
Actress

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L. Ron HubbardL. Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter,
Kevin Peter HallKevin Peter Hall
09 May 1955, American
Actor

Ina GartenIna Garten
02 February 1948, American
Chef, Writer

Anwar al-AwlakiAnwar al-Awlaki
22 April 1971, American, Yemeni
Engineer

Glenn GreenwaldGlenn Greenwald
06 March 1967, American
Lawyer, Journalist, Writer, Pundit, Blogger
Chuck ToddChuck Todd
08 April 1972, American
Journalist
Harry ReidHarry Reid
02 December 1939, American
politician, lawyer

Scott WolfScott Wolf
04 June 1968, American
Actor

Mark WarnerMark Warner
15 December 1954, American
Politician

Michael AvenattiMichael Avenatti
16 February 1971, American
Lawyer
Hal MooreHal Moore
13 February 1922, American
Writer

Shoshanna LonsteinShoshanna Lonstein
29 May 1975, American
Fashion designer

Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
17 December 1974, American
Chef

Bob WoodwardBob Woodward
26 March 1943, American
Journalist

David EisenhowerDavid Eisenhower
31 March 1948, American
Officer
Lee Kun-heeLee Kun-hee
09 January 1942, South Korean
Entrepreneur, Businessperson

Ken StarrKen Starr
21 July 1946, American
Lawyer
John WarnerJohn Warner
18 February 1927, American
Politician

Ross MartinRoss Martin
22 March 1920, Polish, American
Actors

Billy MitchellBilly Mitchell
29 December 1879, American
Officer
Manish DayalManish Dayal
17 June 1983, American
Actor

Michael A. HessMichael A. Hess
05 July 1952, American
Lawyer
Jeremiah DentonJeremiah Denton
15 July 1924, American
Politician

HaddawayHaddaway
09 January 1965, German, Trinidadian
Singer, Musician

Eric CantorEric Cantor
06 June 1963, American
Political Leader

Irvin D. YalomIrvin D. Yalom
13 June 1931, American
Psychiatrist

Lee Myung-bakLee Myung-bak
19 December 1941, South Korean
Politician
J. William FulbrightJ. William Fulbright
09 April 1905, American
United States Senator

William Peter BlattyWilliam Peter Blatty
07 January 1928, American
Novelist

Charles ColsonCharles Colson
16 October 1931, American
Counsel

Rachel ZoeRachel Zoe
01 September 1971, American
Fashion Designer
Susan FordSusan Ford
06 July 1957, American
Journalist

Mike EnziMike Enzi
01 February 1944, American
Senator
George McGinnisGeorge McGinnis
12 August 1950, American
Basketball player

Peter PacePeter Pace
05 November 1945, American
Officer

Michael D. GriffinMichael D. Griffin
01 November 1949, American
Physicist
John ShalikashviliJohn Shalikashvili
27 June 1936, Polish, American
Army General

Henry CisnerosHenry Cisneros
11 June 1947, American
Politician
L. Patrick GrayL. Patrick Gray
18 July 1916, American
Government official

Robert Patrick CaseyBob Casey Sr.
09 January 1932, American
Politician

James Tiptree Jr.James Tiptree Jr.
24 August 1915, American
Author
Kye AllumsKye Allums
23 October 1989, American
Basketball player

George Armitage MillerGeorge Armitage Miller
03 February 1920, American
Psychologist, University teacher
Leon JaworskiLeon Jaworski
19 September 1905, American
Attorney

Belva Ann LockwoodBelva Ann Lockwood
24 October 1830, American
American lawyer

David AmramDavid Amram
17 November 1930, American
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Conductor,

John William Vessey Jr.John William Vessey Jr.
29 June 1922, American
General
Robert Michael WhiteRobert Michael White
06 July 1924, American
Electrical Engineer
Lester Frank WardLester Frank Ward
18 June 1841, American
Botanist

Chung Mong-joonChung Mong-joon
17 October 1951, South Korean
Association football player, Politician

Evelyn LincolnEvelyn Lincoln
25 June 1909, American
Secretary

Patrick J. HurleyPatrick J. Hurley
08 January 1883, American
Soldier
Richard G. ScottRichard G. Scott
07 November 1928, American
Nuclear engineer

Mike BrownMike Brown
04 September 1985, British
Basketball player

Claribel AlegríaClaribel Alegría
12 May 1924, Nicaraguan
Poet, Journalist

John P. CravenJohn P. Craven
30 October 1924, American
Scientist

Elliott CouesElliott Coues
09 September 1842, American
Historian
Mary HallarenMary Hallaren
04 May 1907, American
Soldier

Roberto CamposRoberto Campos
17 April 1917, Brazilian
Economist
Corey JohnsonCorey Johnson
28 March 1982, American
Politician

Alexander WetmoreAlexander Wetmore
18 June 1886, American
Ornithologist
Harold H. GreeneHarold H. Greene
06 February 1923, American
Judge
Burnita Shelton MatthewsBurnita Shelton Matthews
28 December 1894, American
 

Commonly known as GW, George Washington University is a private research university located in Washington D.C. Being the largest institute of higher education in the District of Columbia, the university comprises of ten distinguished schools and colleges that provide an incredible learning opportunity to the enrolled students. It finds itself in the highest tier of “R1: Doctoral Universities – Highest Research Activity” according to the Carnegie Classification. With numerous significant research centers and institutes the university lives up to this name by always buzzing with research activity. With programs in Arts & Science, Nursing, Law, Business, Nursing and so many more, the university is a home to a diverse set of students hailing from over 130 countries. The total student body comprises of over 26,000 graduate and undergraduate students who go on to achieve great things in life. George Washington University’s Graduate School of Political Management is the only school of applied politics in Washington. GW was also ranked 51 in a recent list of the world’s top 100 universities producing millionaires as per The Times Higher Education. Being a politically active college, the Princeton Review has ranked GW in the list of the top 10 most politically active colleges. Many of the esteemed faculty comprise of past and current political figures as well. George Washington University has produced various eminent alumni’s who’ve out shined in their areas of study such as Colin Powell, Kerry Washington, Harry Reid and John Foster Dulles. Keep reading to know more esteemed personalities who attended college in George Washington University.