Discover the notable alumni of University Of Houston. The list includes people like Elizabeth Warren, Lil Wayne, James Franco, Dennis Quaid & Randy Quaid. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as sportspersons, singers, film & theater personalities, musicians and scientists etc.
Lil WayneLil Wayne
(Hip-hop artist)

27 September 1982


James FrancoJames Franco
(Actor, Writer, Producer, Director, Teacher)

19 April 1978


Dennis QuaidDennis Quaid

09 April 1954


Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Warren
(United States Senator)

22 June 1949


Randy QuaidRandy Quaid

01 October 1950


Townes Van ZandtTownes Van Zandt
(Singer & Songwriter)

07 March 1944


Carl LewisCarl Lewis

01 July 1961


Tom LandryTom Landry
(Former American Football Player & Coach)

11 September 1924


Fred CouplesFred Couples

03 October 1959


Aafia SiddiquiAafia Siddiqui

02 March 1972


(Musician, Actor, Businessperson, Rapper, Singer, Television actor, Record producer, Composer)

28 November 1979


Paul WallPaul Wall
(Disc jockey, Musician, Singer, Songwriter)

11 March 1981


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Julian SchnabelJulian Schnabel
(Film director, Screenwriter, Painter)

26 October 1951


Victoria OsteenVictoria Osteen

28 March 1961


Fuzzy ZoellerFuzzy Zoeller

11 November 1951


Byron NelsonByron Nelson

04 February 1912


Art BrilesArt Briles
(American football player)

03 December 1955


Elvin HayesElvin Hayes
(Basketball player)

17 November 1945


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Matt MullenwegMatt Mullenweg
(Entrepreneur, Programmer, Computer scientist, Musician, Blogger)

11 January 1984


Shannon MillerShannon Miller
(Artistic gymnast, Lawyer)

10 March 1977


Hal LindseyHal Lindsey

23 November 1929


Linda CartyLinda Carty

05 October 1958


Chloe DaoChloe Dao
(Fashion designer)

15 June 1972

Sebastian VollmerSebastian Vollmer
(American football player)

10 July 1984


The University of Houston, situated in Texas, is not only one of the top institutions in the American state, but also popular across the world. Currently, more than 40,000 students are pursuing their education at this notable university. Interestingly, the university has been a great contributor to the economy of Texas as a whole. It is believed that approximately 24,000 people are employed with the university. Since its humble beginning in 1927, this university’s reputation has grown by leaps and bounds. According to a survey conducted by the ‘U.S News & World Report’, this university stood 194th in the list of top universities in the world. The breathtakingly beautiful campus of this university is spread over a distance of 2.7 kilometers. The university offers a wide variety of courses related to the fields of arts, science, management and humanities. Apart from its vast size and its reputation for providing holistic education, the University boasts of a notable alumni association which has been making the institution proud. The list of noteworthy former students of this university includes names like actors Jim Parsons and Dennis Quaid, athlete Carl Lewis, basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon as well as American politician Elizabeth Warren. Jim Parsons is currently a household name across the world, thanks to his outstanding performances in the sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’. The list of notable alumni of ‘University of Houston’ includes many more eminent personalities who have been making waves for their remarkable achievements.