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

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

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This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Vermont?” and “Which celebrities are University of Vermont alumni?”
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Ben Affleck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Businessperson, Professional Poker Player, Television producer
Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt, better known as Ben Affleck, is an American actor and filmmaker. Throughout his career, he has won two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. Affleck ...more
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Charlene Begley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Charlene Begley is president and CEO for GE Industrial, Enterprise Solutions, a position she was named to in August 2007. She is also a senior vice president for GE. GE Enterprise Solutions is a ...more
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Trey Anastasio is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Musician
Trey Anastasio is an American guitarist, composer, and vocalist noted for his work with the rock band Phish, his solo career, including the Trey Anastasio Band and the orchestral "Evenings ...more
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John Dewey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Psychologist, Philosopher
John Dewey, FAA was an American philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer whose ideas have been influential in education and social reform. Dewey is one of the primary figures ...more
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Jon Fishman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Film Score Composer, Musician, Drummer
Jon Fishman is an American drummer best known for his work with the band Phish. He is credited with co-writing 19 Phish originals, 8 of them as a solo credit. Fishman was born in Philadelphia. ...more
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Stephen McCauley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Novelist, Writer
Stephen McCauley is an American author. He has written six novels to date including Insignificant Others. His best known novel is The Object of My Affection, which was made into a film starring ...more
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Lesléa Newman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Author, Writer
Lesléa Newman, born in 1955 in Brooklyn, New York, is an American author and editor. She is Jewish, a feminist and lesbian. She has written and edited 57 books and anthologies. She has ...more
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Jessica Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Television producer, Author, TV Program Creator
Jessica Seinfeld is an American author of two cookbooks about preparing food for families and the founder of Baby Buggy, a New York City-based charitable organization that provides essential ...more
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Trey Anastasio Band is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Since 1998, Trey Anastasio, best known from Phish, has toured and recorded with several backup musicians, including several side-projects organized and led by the guitarist and composer. While ...more
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David L. Morril is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Politician
David Lawrence Morril was an American politician, attorney, physician and minister. He served as a U.S. Senator for New Hampshire from 1817 to 1823, and was elected as governor of the state, ...more
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Grace Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Grace Anna Goodhue Coolidge was the wife of Calvin Coolidge and First Lady of the United States from 1923 to 1929. She contributed greatly to her husband's rise to office, balancing his natural ...more
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Mike Gordon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Film Score Composer, Bassist, Songwriter
Mike Gordon is a bass guitar player and vocalist most recognized as a founding member and bassist for the rock band Phish. In addition to bass, Gordon is an accomplished banjo player, and is ...more
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Thaddeus Stevens is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Thaddeus Stevens was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania and one of the leaders of the Radical Republican faction of the Republican Party during the 1860s. A ...more
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Kerr Smith is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Pilot, Actor
Kerr Van Cleve Smith is an American actor best known for playing Jack McPhee on The WB drama series Dawson's Creek, Kyle Brody in The WB supernatural drama Charmed and more recently Axel Palmer ...more
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Cyma Zarghami is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Cyma Zarghami is an Iranian-American cable television executive currently serving as the president of Nickelodeon and Viacom Media Networks Kids & Family Group since 2006.
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Mark James Zwynenburg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
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Lowell Bailey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Athlete, Biathlete
Lowell Bailey is a biathlete.
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John Eugene Osborne is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Politician, Physician, Farmer
John Eugene Osborne was an American physician, farmer, banker and Democratic politician. He was the third Governor of Wyoming after the Wyoming Territory attained statehood in 1890.
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James Kochalka is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Cartoonist
James Kochalka is an American comic book artist and writer, and rock musician. His comics are noted for their blending of the real and the surreal. Largely autobiographical, Kochalka's cartoon ...more
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John LeClair is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Ice Hockey Player
John Clark LeClair is a retired American professional ice hockey player who played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League with the Montreal Canadiens, Philadelphia Flyers, and Pittsburgh ...more
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Jacob Collamer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Judge, Politician, Lawyer
Jacob Collamer was an American politician from Vermont. He served in the United States House of Representatives, as Postmaster General in the cabinet of President Zachary Taylor, and as a United ...more
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Tim Thomas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Ice Hockey Player, Athlete
Timothy Thomas, Jr. is an American professional ice hockey goaltender who is currently an unrestricted free agent of the National Hockey League. Raised in Davison, Michigan, Thomas played ...more
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Henry Oscar Houghton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Publisher
Henry Oscar Houghton was an American publisher, co-founder of Houghton Mifflin, and a mayor of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Wilbur Olin Atwater is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Chemist
Wilbur Olin Atwater was an American chemist known for his studies of human nutrition and metabolism. He is credited with developing the Atwater system, laying the groundwork, in the 19th ...more
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Madeleine M. Kunin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Vermont Alumni
Politician, Diplomat, Writer
Madeleine May Kunin is an American diplomat and politician. She was the 77th Governor of Vermont from 1985 until 1991, as a member of the Democratic Party. She also served as United States ...more