Check out the list of notable University Of Maryland alumni. Some of the notable University Of Maryland students are Carly Fiorina, Stephen King, Sergey Brin, Larry David and Kathleen Turner.

University of Maryland or UMD as it is popularly called is a public research university located in the city of College Park, in Maryland. UMD is the largest university in its state and the largest in the Washington Metropolitan Area. From the time of its foundation in 1856, the University of Maryland has come a long way in positioning itself as one of the finest learning institutions in the area. Occupying an expansive 1250 acres, the campus is visually appealing with a documented approximate of 7500 trees. Driven by unparalleled excellence, the University of Maryland comprises of institutions that offer 127 undergraduate and 112 graduate degrees in several spaces of education. Programs are offered in Engineering, Agriculture, Business, Journalism, Social Sciences and so on. The esteemed faculty comprises of various scholars, researchers, academics and Nobel Prize Laureates who are well-established and notable in their respective fields of work. As per the U.S. News & World Report, admissions are classified as ‘more selective’ at the University of Maryland. The university has also been ranked 20th nationally among public universities as per the 2017 edition of U.S. News & World Report. It has also secured the 52nd position in the world, according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities in 2016. Larry David, Jim Henson and Connie Chung are some of its notable alumni, who have gone on to achieve abundantly in their professional lives. Here is a list of some more famous names who studied at University of Maryland.
Stephen KingStephen King
(Author)

21 September 1947

American

Larry DavidLarry David

02 July 1947

American

Kathleen TurnerKathleen Turner
(American film actress)

19 June 1954

American

Sergey BrinSergey Brin
(Computer scientist)

21 August 1973

American

Travis PastranaTravis Pastrana
(Stunt Performer)

08 October 1983

American

Dianne WiestDianne Wiest
(Actress)

28 March 1948

American

Connie ChungConnie Chung
(Journalist)

20 August 1946

American

David SimonDavid Simon
(Author)

09 February 1960

American

Carly FiorinaCarly Fiorina
(Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard)

06 September 1954

American

Jerri MantheyJerri Manthey
(Reality TV Personality)

05 September 1970

American

Karl RoveKarl Rove
(Political Consultant)

25 December 1950

American

Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
(Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker)

29 May 1974

American

Lester R. BrownLester R. Brown
(Environmentalist)

28 March 1934

American

Herbert A. HauptmaHerbert A. Hauptman
(Mathematician)

14 February 1917

American

Jalen RoseJalen Rose
(Basketball player, Actor)

30 January 1973

American

Jim HensonJim Henson
(Television director, Film director, Film producer, Voice actor, Puppeteer, Actor, Screenwriter)

24 September 1936

American

Giuliana RancicGiuliana Rancic
(Actor, Journalist, Restaurateur)

17 August 1974

Italian,American

Gayle KingGayle King
(Radio personality, Journalist)

28 December 1954

American

Robin QuiversRobin Quivers
(Officer, Journalist)

08 August 1952

American

Alex LenAlex Len
(Basketball player)

16 June 1993

Ukrainian

George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician)

08 November 1914

American

Samuel MuddSamuel Mudd
(Physician, Farmer, Politician)

20 December 1833

American

Dominique DawesDominique Dawes
(Artistic gymnast)

20 November 1976

American

William C. McCoolWilliam C. McCool
(Officer, Astronaut, Aviator)

23 September 1961

American

Norman ChadNorman Chad
(Journalist)

17 August 1958

American

Charles FeffermanCharles Fefferman
(Mathematician, University teacher)

18 April 1949

American