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.
Carly FiorinaCarly Fiorina
(Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard)

06 September 1954

Austin

American

Virgo

Stephen KingStephen King
(Author)

21 September 1947

Portland, Maine

American

Virgo

Sergey BrinSergey Brin
(Computer scientist)

21 August 1973

Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union

American

Leo

Larry DavidLarry David

02 July 1947

Brooklyn

American

Cancer

Kathleen TurnerKathleen Turner
(American film actress)

19 June 1954

Springfield

American

Gemini

David SimonDavid Simon
(Author)

09 February 1960

Washington D.C.

American

Aquarius

Karl RoveKarl Rove
(Political Consultant)

25 December 1950

Denver, Colorado

American

Capricorn

Travis PastranaTravis Pastrana
(Stunt Performer)

08 October 1983

Annapolis

American

Libra

Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
(Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker)

29 May 1974

Chicago

American

Gemini

Lester R. BrownLester R. Brown
(Environmentalist)

28 March 1934

Bridgeton

American

Aries

Herbert A. HauptmaHerbert A. Hauptman
(Mathematician)

14 February 1917

23 October 2011

New York City

American

Aquarius

Connie ChungConnie Chung
(Journalist)

20 August 1946

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Leo

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

24 September 1936

16 May 1990

Greenville

American

Libra

George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician)

08 November 1914

13 May 2005

Portland

American

Scorpio

Jalen RoseJalen Rose
(Basketball player, Actor)

30 January 1973

Detroit

American

Aquarius

Robin QuiversRobin Quivers
(Officer, Journalist)

08 August 1952

Pikesville

American

Leo

Gayle KingGayle King
(Radio personality, Journalist)

28 December 1954

Chevy Chase

American

Capricorn

Giuliana RancicGiuliana Rancic
(Actor, Journalist, Restaurateur)

17 August 1974

Naples

Italian,American

Leo

Alex LenAlex Len
(Basketball player)

16 June 1993

Antratsyt

Ukrainian

Gemini

Samuel MuddSamuel Mudd
(Physician, Farmer, Politician)

20 December 1833

10 January 1883

Charles County

American

Sagittarius

Dominique DawesDominique Dawes
(Artistic gymnast)

20 November 1976

Silver Spring

American

Scorpio

Charles FeffermanCharles Fefferman
(Mathematician, University teacher)

18 April 1949

Washington, D.C.

American

Aries

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

23 September 1961

01 February 2003

San Diego

American

Virgo

Norman ChadNorman Chad
(Journalist)

17 August 1958

Washington, D.C.

American

Leo

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