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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Oral Roberts University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Oral Roberts University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Oral Roberts University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Oral Roberts University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Oral Roberts University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Oral Roberts University.

Kathie Lee Gifford and Joel Osteen are included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Oral Roberts University?” and “Which celebrities are Oral Roberts University alumni?”

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Kathie Lee Gifford is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Talk show host, Songwriter, Television producer Kathie Lee Gifford is a French-born American television host, singer, songwriter, comedian, and actress, best known for her 15-year run on the talk show Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee, which ...more

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Brian Graden is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Television producer Brian Graden is an American television executive.

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Ted Haggard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Evangelist, Pastor, Preacher Ted Arthur Haggard is an American evangelical pastor. Known as Pastor Ted to the congregation he served, he was the founder and former pastor of the New Life Church in Colorado Springs, ...more

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Richard Roberts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Evangelist, Televangelist, Presenter Richard Roberts is chairman and chief executive officer of the Oral Roberts Evangelistic Association and previously served as president of Oral Roberts University for 15 years. After Roberts ...more

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Joel Osteen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Evangelist, Author, Televangelist Joel Scott Osteen is an American preacher, televangelist, author, and the Senior Pastor of Lakewood Church, the largest Protestant church in the United States, in Houston, Texas. His televised ...more

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Ron Luce is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Evangelist, Author Ronald Allan "Ron" Luce is the co-founder and president of Teen Mania Ministries located in Garden Valley, Texas. Together with his wife Katie, Ron founded Teen Mania in 1986.

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Carlton Pearson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Singer Carlton D'metrius Pearson, DD is an American minister. At one time, he was the pastor of the Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center, later named it Higher Dimensions Family Church which was one ...more

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Don Moen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter Donald James "Don" Moen is an American singer-songwriter, pastor, and producer of Christian worship music. Before Moen was hired to work for Integrity Music, he attended Oral Roberts ...more

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John Osteen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Author, Pastor John Hillery Osteen was the founder and first pastor of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, from its beginnings in 1959 until his death in 1999. His son Joel Osteen then succeeded him as pastor.

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Kenneth Copeland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Author, Televangelist Kenneth Copeland is one of the leaders of the Charismatic Movement and is an American author, musician, public speaker, and televangelist. While Copeland has been strongly identified with ...more

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Haywoode Workman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Basketball player Haywoode Wilvon Workman is a retired American basketball player, and active NBA referee. He played the point guard position at 6'2", and played 359 games in eight NBA seasons for five teams ...more

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Donald Olson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Physician Donald C. "Donny" Olson is a Democratic member of the Alaska Senate, representing the T district since 2001. He rejected a bribe and was later exonerated in the Alaska political ...more

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Mark Acres is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Basketball player Mark Richard Acres is a retired American professional basketball player who spent most of his career in the NBA. He was a 6'11", 220 lb forward/center. Acres attended Oral Roberts ...more

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Billy Joe Daugherty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Televangelist Billy Joe Daugherty was founder and pastor of Victory Christian Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was also the founder of Victory Christian School, Victory Bible Institute and Victory World Missions ...more

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Bob Zupcic is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Baseball player Robert "Bob" Zupcic is a former professional baseball outfielder. He played four seasons in Major League Baseball for the Boston Red Sox and Chicago White Sox. He batted and threw ...more

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Calvin Garrett is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Calvin Eugene Garrett is an American retired National Basketball Association basketball player. He played 3 seasons with the Houston Rockets and one with the Los Angeles Lakers. He played in ...more

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Clifton Taulbert is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Author, Writer Clifton Taulbert is an American author and speaker. He is best known for his books Once Upon a Time When We Were Colored and Eight Habits of the Heart: Embracing the Values that Build Strong ...more

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Michael Graham is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Michael Graham Michael Graham is an American talk radio host, writer, and conservative political commentator. His daily talk show, The Natural Truth, aired on Boston radio station WTKK; Graham parted ways with ...more

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David Barton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Politician, Author David Barton is an American evangelical Christian conservative political activist and author. He is the founder of WallBuilders, a Texas-based organization which promotes the view that it is a ...more

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Myles Munroe is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Author, Pastor Myles Munroe, OBE was a Bahamian Evangelical Christian evangelist and ordained Pentecostal minister who founded and led the Bahamas Faith Ministries International and Myles Munroe International. ...more

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Craig Estes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Craig Estes Craig Linton Estes is a Republican member of the Texas Senate representing the 30th District. He currently serves on the Health and Human Services, Nominations, and State Affairs committees, and ...more

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Timothy Tennent is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Timothy C. Tennent is an American theologian who is the current president of Asbury Theological Seminary.

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Daniel Oyugah is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
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Tim Hodge is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Storyboard Artist, Television producer, Film Producer Timothy "Tim" Hodge is an American voice actor, story artist, writer, animator, comedian, and director at Big Idea Entertainment in Nashville, Tennessee, where he has works on the ...more

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Jack W. Hayford is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Author, Pastor, Writer Jack Williams Hayford is an American author, Pentecostal minister, and Chancellor of The King's University. He is the founding pastor of The Church on the Way in Van Nuys and was the fourth ...more

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Marcos Witt is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Pastor Marcos Witt is an American five-time Latin Grammy Award-winning Christian singer and pastor.

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Ryan Tedder is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Musician Ryan Benjamin Tedder is an American singer-songwriter and producer. He is best known as the frontman of the pop rock band OneRepublic, though he has an independent career as a songwriter and ...more

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Karri Turner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Actor Karri Kathleen Turner is an American television actress who is best known for playing Lieutenant Harriet Sims in the television series JAG. Turner was born in Fort Worth, Texas and raised in ...more

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Mark Gottfried is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Mark Gottfried Basketball Coach Mark Frederick Gottfried is an American men's college basketball coach and former player. He was named head coach of North Carolina State University on April 5, 2011. Gottfried played one season ...more

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Bill Glasson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Bill Glasson Golfer William Lee Glasson, Jr. is an American professional golfer who has won several tournaments on the PGA Tour. Glasson was born in Fresno, California. He attended Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, ...more

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Dave Barr is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Dave Barr Golfer David Allen Barr is a Canadian professional golfer who has played on the Canadian Tour, PGA Tour and Champions Tour. Barr was born in Kelowna, British Columbia. He attended Oral Roberts ...more

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Greg Sutton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Basketball player Gregory Ray "Greg" Sutton is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the San Antonio Spurs in the 2nd round of the 1991 NBA Draft. Sutton, a 6'2" and ...more

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Tom Nieto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Tom Nieto Baseball player Thomas Andrew Nieto is a former Major League Baseball catcher and former manager of the Rochester Red Wings, the Triple-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. Nieto previously served as the New ...more

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Andretti Bain is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Andretti Bain is a Bahamian sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. He was born in Nassau. Bain finished fifth in 4 x 400 metres relay at the 2004 World Indoor Championships, together with ...more

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Keith Lockhart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Keith Lockhart Baseball player Keith Virgil Lockhart is a retired second baseman and third baseman who played for 10 seasons in the major leagues from 1994-2003. Lockhart, a left-handed batter, played college baseball at Oral ...more

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Jim Stovall is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Jim Stovall Film Producer, Actor, Writer Jim Stovall is an American writer best known for his bestselling novel The Ultimate Gift. The book was made into the movie The Ultimate Gift, distributed by 20th Century Fox. The Ultimate Gift ...more

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Larry Owens is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Larry Owens is an American professional basketball player currently plays for the Iowa Energy of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball for Yavapai College and Oral Roberts ...more

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Joel Dykstra is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Joel Dykstra Joel D. Dykstra is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, who has represented the 16th District since 2003. His district includes Lincoln and Union counties. In 1980 ...more

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Kari Jobe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Songwriter, Musician, Singer-songwriter Kari Brooke Jobe is an American contemporary Christian music singer and songwriter. Since her first album in 2009, she has received one Grammy Award nomination and three Dove Award nominations, ...more

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Rich Fuqua is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Rich Fuqua Richard "Rich" Fuqua is an American former college basketball stand-out who is best known for being an All-American in 1972 while playing for Oral Roberts. He is a native of ...more

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Kelly Wright is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Kelly Wright Kelly Wright is an American reporter for Fox News Channel and co-anchor of America's News Headquarters on Saturday, and is based in the network’s Washington, D.C., bureau. He was a co-host of ...more

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Bradford Humes Young is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Bradford Humes Young Bradford Humes Young, also known as Brad Young is a Professor of Biblical Literature in Judeao Christian Studies at the Graduate Department of Oral Roberts University. He is also founder and ...more

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Paul Gazelka is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Insurance broker, Legislator Paul E. Gazelka is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota Senate. A member of the Republican Party of Minnesota, he represents District 9, which includes all or portions of Cass, ...more

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Don Colbert is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Don Colbert Dr. Don Colbert is a New York Times best selling author who has written over 40 books that together have sold millions of copies. Colbert is a frequent guest on the programs of John Hagee, Joyce ...more

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Jeremy Hefner is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Jeremy Hefner Baseball player Jeremy Scott Hefner is an American professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He played in Major League Baseball for the New York Mets.

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Michael Gungor is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Singer-songwriter Michael Gungor is an American singer-songwriter. He leads the musical collective Gungor, which has received multiple Grammy nominations. The group's music has been compared to the music of ...more

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Adam Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Adam Hamilton Pastor Rev. Adam Hamilton is an American minister. He is the senior pastor of the 20,000 member United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas. It is the largest United Methodist ...more

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Daniel G. Amen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Daniel G. Amen Psychiatrist Daniel Gregory Amen is an American psychiatrist, a brain disorder specialist, director of the Amen Clinics, and a New York Times bestselling author. Amen's clinics offer medical services to ...more

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Kyle McCarter is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Oral Roberts University Alumni
Kyle McCarter Kyle McCarter is a Republican member of the Illinois Senate, serving in the Senate since February 2009. He replaced former Senate Minority Leader Frank Watson after the latter resigned due to ...more