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

List of famous alumni from Rowan University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Rowan University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Rowan University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Rowan 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 Rowan University.

This list below has everything from Patti Smith to Robert Hegyes.

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

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Robert Hegyes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Actor Robert Hegyes was an American actor best known for his portrayal of high school student Juan Epstein on the 1970s American sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter.

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Patti Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Poet, Musician, Singer-songwriter Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith is an American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 ...more

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Lawrence J. Salva is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Certified Public Accountant Lawrence J. Salva is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller of Comcast Corporation.

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Betty Castor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Politician, Teacher Betty Castor is an American educator and former politician and elected officeholder. Castor was elected to the Florida Senate and the Florida Education Commissioner, and she later served as the ...more

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Donald Gallinger is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Donald Nelson Gallinger is an American writer. He is the author of several novels. His most recent work, The Master Planets, which received strong reviews in Booklist, Jewish Book World, and ...more

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Mary Previte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Mary Previte Writer Mary Evelyn Previte is an American Democratic Party politician who served in the New Jersey General Assembly, where she represented the 6th legislative district from 1998 to 2006.

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Fred H. Madden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Politician Fred H. Madden, Jr. is an American Democratic Party politician, who has served in the New Jersey State Senate since 2004, where he represents the 4th Legislative District. Madden served as ...more

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Michael Iaconelli is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
professional sport fisherman Michael Iaconelli is a professional bass fisherman from Pittsgrove Township, New Jersey. He is the 2003 Bassmaster Classic champion, as well as the 2006 Toyota Tundra Angler of the Year. Mike ...more

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Stink Fisher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Restaurateur, Actor, American football player Stink Fisher is an American actor and restaurant owner who lives in Collingswood, New Jersey. Born in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, Fisher owns The Pop Shop, a 1950s-themed restaurant. He has been in ...more

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Frank Stefanko is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Photographer Frank Stefanko is a fine art photographer with connections to New Jersey performers Patti Smith and Bruce Springsteen. Stefanko's seminal photographs, taken in the 1960s through the 80s, reveal ...more

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Soraida Martinez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Soraida Martinez is an American of Puerto Rican descent known for her contemporary abstract expressionist paintings and social commentary. She is the creator of the art movement, Verdadism.

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Julie Ann Dawson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Julie Ann Dawson Julie Ann Dawson, is an American horror fiction writer, RPG designer, and publisher.

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James M. Cahill is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Politician James "Jim" M. Cahill is the 62nd and present mayor of New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. He has held the office since 1991.

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Sandra Love is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Sandra Love Sandra Love is an American Democratic Party politician, who served in the New Jersey General Assembly since January 8, 2008 to January 12, 2010, where she represented the 4th Legislative ...more

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Billy Lange is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Coach Billy Lange is an American college basketball coach and the current associate head men's basketball coach at Villanova University. He was formally head coach at the United States Naval Academy. ...more

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Doug Kirby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Doug Kirby Writer Douglas John Kirby is an American author. Kirby is co-author of the Roadside America series of travel books. The series has received favorable reviews from The Village Voice and Car and Driver, ...more

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James L. Usry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Basketball player, Politician James Leroy Usry was the first African-American mayor of Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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Jessica Boyington is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Jessica Boyington Jessica Boyington is a beauty queen from the Sicklerville section of Winslow Township, New Jersey who competed in the Miss USA pageant. In 2003, Boyington graduated from Paul VI High School. She ...more

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Jamie Ginn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Jamie Ginn Jamie Ginn, was Miss Delaware 2006 and competed in the Miss America 2007 competition which was won by Lauren Nelson of Oklahoma. Ginn, originally of Ocean City, New Jersey had competed ...more

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James Beach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
James Beach James "Jim" Beach is an American Democratic Party politician who has served in the New Jersey Senate since 2009, where he represents the 6th legislative district. He serves in the ...more

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Shaun T is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Shaun T Actor Shaun Thompson, better known as Shaun T, is an American fitness trainer and choreographer. He is from Deptford Township, New Jersey.

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Julian Gargiulo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Julian Gargiulo Julian Lawrence Gargiulo is an Italian-American classical pianist.

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Ashleigh Udalovas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Ashleigh Udalovas Ashleigh Udalovas holds the title of Miss New Jersey 2010 and competed in the Miss America 2011 Pageant on January 15, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was the 1st runner-up at the Miss New Jersey ...more

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Jack Collins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Jack Collins John "Jack" Collins has been an American college basketball coach, educator, lawyer, and a Republican Party politician from New Jersey. He was Speaker of the New Jersey General ...more

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Dino Hall is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Dino Hall Donald Richard "Dino" Hall is a former American football running back and return specialist in the National Football League. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free ...more

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Domenick DiCicco is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Domenick DiCicco Domenick DiCicco Jr. is an American Republican Party politician who served in the New Jersey General Assembly from 2010 to 2012, where he represented the 4th Legislative District. DiCicco served ...more

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Larry P. Thomas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Larry P. Thomas Larry P. Thomas is the Inaugural Director of the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program at American University in Washington, DC.

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Ric Edelman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Ric Edelman Financial adviser, Author Ric Edelman is the chairman and CEO of Edelman Financial Services, LLC, the author of several personal finance books and the host of a syndicated weekly personal finance talk radio show called ...more

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Amy Alexander is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Amy Alexander Amy Alexander is an artist and researcher working in audio/visual performance, interactive art and software art, under a number of pseudonyms including VJ Übergeek and Cue P. Doll. She is ...more

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Janet Hamill is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
Janet Hamill Janet Hamill is an American poet and spoken word artist. Her poem "K-E-R-O-U-A-C" was nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and her fifth collection, Body of Water, was nominated for the ...more