Check out the list of notable University Of Massachusetts Amherst alumni. Some of the notable University Of Massachusetts Amherst students are Richard Gere, Serena Williams, Jack Welch, Rick Pitino and Black Francis.

The ‘University of Massachusetts Amherst’ of is extremely popular for its reputed as a research and a land grant institution. With over 1,300 lecturers and more than 29,000 students, this reputed institution by far one of the largest institutions in New England. They also had have been ranked as the 27th best university in the entire nation. If all this fame wasn’t enough, the Virginia Tech was also regarded as one of the ‘Best College Towns’ in the United States and in 2010 it fetched a place among ‘Top 10 best colleges’ in the world according to the ‘U.S. News & World Report’. Apart from offering exceptional education to their men and women sports team called, ‘Minutemen and Minutewomen’ is one of the best in the world. When it comes to the sport called, ice hockey, they are out rightly the best ever. The alumni of this university have been setting trends and making this place a better place to live in. Be it in the field of entertainment, sports, business or politics, the alumni of Virginia Tech are all setting higher standards of excellence in every field they put their hands on. Some of the notable alumni of this university are, famous executive Jack Welch, and biologist, Jeff Corwin and famous actor Richard Gere. All of these have set examples for the future generations, motivating them to do only better. This list of notable University Of Massachusetts Amherst alumni is based on the individual’s achievements and fame. We are quite certain that you will be surprised by some of the notable University Of Massachusetts Amherst alumni who made it to this list.
Richard GereRichard Gere
(Actor & Activist)

31 August 1949

American

Bill PullmanBill Pullman
(Actor)

17 December 1953

American

Jack WelchJack Welch
(Former Chairman & CEO of General Electric)

19 November 1935

American

Black FrancisBlack Francis
(Singer-songwriter)

06 April 1965

American

Rick PitinoRick Pitino
(Basketball Coach)

18 September 1952

American

Russell Alan HulseRussell Alan Hulse
(Physicist)

28 November 1950

American

Hina Rabbani KharHina Rabbani Khar
(Diplomat, Politician, Entrepreneur, Economist)

19 November 1977

Pakistani

Buffy Sainte-MarieBuffy Sainte-Marie
(Actor, Singer-songwriter, Visual artist, Record producer, Composer)

20 February 1941

Canadian

Kenny AronoffKenny Aronoff
(Musician)

07 March 1953

American

Peter LairdPeter Laird
(Comics artist, Screenwriter)

27 January 1954

American

William ManchesterWilliam Manchester
(Historian, Author, Professor, Biographer, Writer)

01 April 1922

American

Kenneth FeinbergKenneth Feinberg
(Lawyer)

23 October 1945

American

Catherine ColemanCatherine Coleman
(Chemist, Air force officer, Astronaut, Engineer)

14 December 1960

American

Paul Edward TherouxPaul Edward Theroux

10 April 1941

American

Jan SchlichtmannJan Schlichtmann
(Lawyer)

16 March 1951

American