Discover the notable alumni of Syracuse University. The list includes people like Joe Biden, Carmelo Anthony, Vera Farmiga, Grace Jones & Megyn Kelly. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as media personalities, writers, sportspersons, film & theater personalities and singers etc.
Joe BidenJoe Biden
20 November 1942, American
President-elect of the United States
Megyn KellyMegyn Kelly
18 November 1970, American
Journalist

Aaron SorkinAaron Sorkin
09 June 1961, American
Playwright

Vera FarmigaVera Farmiga
06 August 1973, American
Actress

Grace JonesGrace Jones
19 May 1948, Jamaican, American
Model

Carmelo AnthonyCarmelo Anthony
29 May 1984, American
 
Lou ReedLou Reed
02 March 1942, American
Musician

Shirley JacksonShirley Jackson
14 December 1916, American
Author

Peter WellerPeter Weller
24 June 1947, American
Actor
Al-Waleed bin TalalAl-Waleed bin Talal
07 March 1955, Saudi Arabian
Business magnate

Daryl JohnstonDaryl Johnston
10 February 1966, American
American football fullback
Camille PagliaCamille Paglia
02 April 1947, American
Cultural critic

Al DavisAl Davis
04 July 1929, American
American Football Coach & Executive

Joyce Carol OatesJoyce Carol Oates
16 June 1938, American
Writer

Al D'AmatoAl D'Amato
01 August 1937, American
Former United States Senator

George SaundersGeorge Saunders
02 December 1958, American
Writer
John Dann MacDonaldJohn Dann MacDonald
24 July 1916, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer

Vanessa Lynn WilliamsVanessa Lynn Williams
18 March 1963, American
Singer

Paul TaylorPaul Taylor
29 July 1930, American
One of the foremost American choreographers of the

Jasmine JordanJasmine Jordan
07 December 1992, American
Michael Jordan’s Daughter
Matt SohinkiMatt Sohinki
29 August 1987, American
YouTuber

Kate SiegelKate Siegel
09 August 1982, American
Actress
Neal McDonoughNeal McDonough
13 February 1966, American
Actor

Jim BrownJim Brown
17 February 1936, American
Football Player

Ina GartenIna Garten
02 February 1948, American
Chef, Writer
Donna ShalalaDonna Shalala
14 February 1941, American
Politician

Riki LindhomeRiki Lindhome
05 March 1979, American
Actress
Dion WaitersDion Waiters
10 December 1991, American
Basketball player

Sam LloydSam Lloyd
12 November 1963, American
Actor

Tom Everett ScottTom Everett Scott
07 September 1970, American
Actor
Donovan McNabbDonovan McNabb
25 November 1976, American
American Football Player

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Jennifer MeyerJennifer Meyer
23 April 1977, American
Jewelry designer
Kevin Michael RichardsonKevin Michael Richardson
25 October 1964, American
Actor, Dub actor, Stage actor, Television actor

Dick ClarkDick Clark
30 November 1929, American
Television presenter, Entrepreneur, Radio

Marvin HarrisonMarvin Harrison
25 August 1972, American
American Football Player

Henry SelickHenry Selick
30 November 1952, American
Director
L. Frank BaumL. Frank Baum
15 May 1856, American
Writer
Al-Walīd ibn Ṭalāl ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Āl SaʿūdAl-Walīd ibn Ṭalāl ibn ʿAbd al-ʿAzīz Āl Saʿūd
07 March 1955, Saudi Arabian
Businessman

Jim HuttonJim Hutton
31 May 1934, American
Actor

Mike RotundaMike Rotunda
30 March 1958, American
Professional Wrestler

Sheldon LeonardSheldon Leonard
22 February 1907, American
Actor
Larry CsonkaLarry Csonka
25 December 1946, American
American footballer

Jay HarringtonJay Harrington
15 November 1971, American
Actor

Edie McClurgEdie McClurg
23 July 1945, American
Actress

Bob CostasBob Costas
22 March 1952, American
Sportscaster

Mike TiricoMike Tirico
13 December 1966, American
 
Lexington SteeleLexington Steele
28 November 1959, American
Actor

Heather DubrowHeather Dubrow
05 January 1969, American
Actress
Kelly CutroneKelly Cutrone
13 November 1965, American
Writer

Kathrine SwitzerKathrine Switzer
05 January 1947, American
Journalist, Athletics competitor, Non-fiction

Ted KoppelTed Koppel
08 February 1940, British, American
Journalists
Cheryl StrayedCheryl Strayed
17 September 1968, American
Writer

Ian SchragerIan Schrager
19 July 1946, American
Businessman
Kristen WilsonKristen Wilson
04 September 1969, American
Actress

Tim DeKayTim DeKay
12 June 1963, American
Actor

Beth MowinsBeth Mowins
26 May 1967, American
Basketball player

Dwight FreeneyDwight Freeney
19 February 1980, American
American Football Player

Lisa LampanelliLisa Lampanelli
19 July 1961, American
Stand-up Comedians
Michael ColeMichael Cole
08 December 1968, American
Commentator

Peter GuberPeter Guber
01 March 1942, American
Film producer

Stephen CraneStephen Crane
01 November 1871, American
Writer, Journalist, Poet, Baseball player,

Gary AndersonGary Anderson
16 July 1959, South African
American Football player
Betsey JohnsonBetsey Johnson
10 August 1942, American
Costume designer

Ian EagleIan Eagle
09 February 1969, American
 
Sultan ibn Salman Al SaudSultan ibn Salman Al Saud
27 June 1956, Saudi Arabian
Pilot

Jessie MuellerJessie Mueller
20 February 1983, American
Actress

Alice SeboldAlice Sebold
06 September 1963, American
Writer
Sterling MorrisonSterling Morrison
29 August 1942, American
Guitarist

Sol LewittSol Lewitt
09 September 1928, American
Artist
Jeff GlorJeff Glor
12 July 1975, American
Journalist

Jimmy Van HeusenJimmy Van Heusen
26 January 1913, American
Composer

Story MusgraveStory Musgrave
19 August 1935, American
Astronaut, Statistician, Aviator, Officer
Kyle LowderKyle Lowder
27 August 1980, American
Actor

Clement GreenbergClement Greenberg
16 January 1909, American
Art collector, Art historian, Art critic,
Jim MorrisJim Morris
1955 AD, American
Production executive

Sean McDonoughSean McDonough
13 May 1962, American
 

William SafireWilliam Safire
17 December 1929, Romanian, American
American journalist

Eileen CollinsEileen Collins
19 November 1956, American
Officer, Astronaut
Tim GreenTim Green
16 December 1963, American
American Football Player
John MackeyJohn Mackey
24 September 1941, American
Football Player

Albert MayslesAlbert Maysles
26 November 1926, American
Cinematographer

Dorothy ThompsonDorothy Thompson
09 July 1893, American
Journalist, Writer

Thom FiliciaThom Filicia
17 May 1969, Swedish, American
Interior Designer
Warren RudmanWarren Rudman
18 May 1930, American
Attorney

Scott McCloudScott McCloud
10 June 1960, American
Cartoonist, Writer

Tommy KaneTommy Kane
14 January 1964, Canadian, American
Football player

Roy KerrRoy Kerr
16 May 1934, New Zealander
Mathematician

Joe CastiglioneJoe Castiglione
02 March 1947, American
Announcer
Mary GordonMary Gordon
08 December 1949, American
Writer

Cornelia ClappCornelia Clapp
17 March 1849, American
Zoologist
Hilton KramerHilton Kramer
25 March 1928, American
Art Critic

Adolfo CaleroAdolfo Calero
22 December 1931, Nicaraguan
Businessman
Craig BinghamCraig Bingham
26 September 1959, Jamaican
Football player
Robert MankoffRobert Mankoff
01 May 1944, American
Cartoonist, Editor

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.