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

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

This list features Damian Lillard, David M. Kennedy and more.

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

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Lance Allred is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Lance Collin Allred is an American professional basketball player. Allred is hearing impaired, with a 75-80% hearing loss. He is the first legally deaf player in NBA history. He is also the ...more

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Damian Lillard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Basketball player Damian Lamonte Ollie Lillard is an American professional basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. Lillard is a 6 ft 3 in point guard from Oakland, ...more

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Lynn Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Politician Lynn Jenkins is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who serves as the U.S. Representative for Kansas's 2nd congressional district, in office since 2009. As of the 113th ...more

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Richard H. Stallings is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Politician, Professor Richard Howard Stallings is a Democratic politician from the state of Idaho, the 2014 Democratic nominee to again represent Idaho's Idaho's 2nd congressional district, which he served from 1985 ...more

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David M. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Politician David Matthew Kennedy, was an American politician and businessman. He served as the 60th Secretary of the Treasury and later as the 8th United States Permanent Representative to NATO both under ...more

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Paul McQuistan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Paul McQuistan American football player Paul McQuistan is an American football offensive lineman who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the third round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football ...more

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Dennis B. Neuenschwander is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Dennis Bramwell Neuenschwander has been a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints since 1991. Neuenschwander was a key figure in introducing Mormon missionaries to ...more

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Jamie Martin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Jamie Martin American football player Jamie Blane Martin is a former American football quarterback of the National Football League and NFL Europe. He was signed by the Los Angeles Rams as an undrafted free agent in 1993. He played ...more

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Pat McQuistan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
American football player Patrick Shawn McQuistan is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the seventh round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college ...more

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David O. McKay is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Writer David Oman McKay was the ninth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving from 1951 until his death. Ordained an apostle and member of the Quorum of the Twelve ...more

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Fawn M. Brodie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Writer Fawn McKay Brodie was a biographer and one of the first female professors of history at UCLA, who is best known for Thomas Jefferson: An Intimate History, a work of psychobiography, and No Man ...more

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Ray Noorda is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Businessperson Raymond John "Ray" Noorda was a U.S. computer businessman. He was CEO of Novell between 1982 and 1994. He also served as chairman of Novell until he was replaced in 1994.

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Gary C. Cornia is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Gary C. Cornia is an American professor who was the eighth Dean of the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University. He received a B.S. in Economics in 1972 from Weber State ...more

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Ben Howland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Basketball Coach, Coach Benjamin Clark Howland is an American college basketball coach for the Mississippi State Bulldogs and former player. He served as the head men's basketball coach at Northern Arizona University ...more

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Bob Pollard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
American football player Robert Lee Pollard was an American football defensive lineman who played eleven seasons in the National Football League for the New Orleans Saints and the St. Louis Cardinals. He played college ...more

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Halvor Hagen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Halvor Hagen American football player Halvor Reini Hagen is a former American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys, New England Patriots, and the Buffalo Bills. He played college football ...more

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Darryl Pollard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Darryl Pollard American football player Darryl Pollard is a former professional American football player who played cornerback for seven seasons in the National Football League. Started for three years at Weber State University...Led ...more

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Alfred Pupunu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
American football player Alfred Sione Pupunu is a former professional American football tight end who played nine seasons in the National Football League from 1992 to 2000.

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Greg Bell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Politician, Real estate development Gregory S. Bell is an American politician, land-use attorney, and was the seventh Lieutenant Governor of the US state of Utah. A Republican, he was a member of the Utah State Senate, ...more

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Al Lolotai is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
American football player Albert Lolotai was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He also played for the Los Angeles Dons in the All-America Football ...more

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John L. Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
American Football coach, Coach, American football player John L. Smith is an American college football coach, currently the head coach at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. He was the head coach at Arkansas during the 2012 season. Smith had been ...more

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Joseph Anderson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Joseph Anderson Joseph Anderson was the secretary to the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1922 to 1970 and was a general authority of the church from 1970 until his ...more

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Lyle Bauer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Lyle Bauer Lyle Bauer is the former president and chief operating officer of the Calgary Stampeders and is a former Canadian Football League offensive lineman who played ten seasons in the CFL, all for ...more

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Dean Hughes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Dean Hughes Novelist, Writer Dean Hughes is an author of historical novels and children's books.

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Bennion Spencer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Bennion Spencer Politician Bennion Lloyd Spencer is a journalist and professor, and was the 2008 Democratic candidate for Utah's 3rd congressional district running against Republican Jason Chaffetz.

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Roger Ruzek is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Roger Ruzek American football player Roger Brian Ruzek is a former professional American football placekicker. He played in the National Football League for seven seasons for the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles. ...more

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Ruben Nembhard is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Ruben Nembhard Basketball player Ruben R. Nembhard is an American professional basketball player, formerly in the NBA. A 6'3", 208 lb guard, he is currently playing in the Venezuelan LPB for Gaiteros del Zulia. Born in The ...more

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Dave Mortensen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Dave Mortensen

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Jon J. Greiner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Jon J. Greiner Politician Jon Jay Greiner was an American politician and former police chief from Utah. A Republican, he was a member of the Utah State Senate, representing the state's 18th senate district in Davis, and ...more

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Willie Sojourner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Willie Sojourner Willard Leon "Willie" Sojourner was an American basketball player recruited to Weber State University by head coach Dick Motta. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Sojourner's ...more

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Dave Gray is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Dave Gray Baseball player David Alexander Gray is an American former pitcher in Major League Baseball who played briefly for the Boston Red Sox during the 1964 season. Listed at 6 ft 1 in and 190 lb, he batted and threw ...more

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Kathleen H. Hughes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Kathleen H. Hughes Kathleen Hurst Hughes was the first counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from April 6, 2002 to March 31, 2007. Hughes served ...more

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Brad Bushman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Professor, Psychologist Brad J. Bushman is the Margaret Hall and Robert Randal Rinehart Chair of Mass Communication Professor at The Ohio State University. He also has an appointment in psychology. He has published ...more

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Lee White is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Lee White American football player Lee Andrew White is a former American football running back. After playing college football for the Division I-AA Weber State Wildcats, he joined the New York Jets as the 17th pick in the 1968 ...more

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Gerald Wilcox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Gerald Wilcox Gerald Wilcox is a former slotback who played nine seasons in the Canadian Football League for three different teams. Wilcox was the winner of the CFL's Most Outstanding Canadian Award in 1994 ...more

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Ken McEachern is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Ken McEachern Ken McEachern is a former professional Canadian football player who played eleven years in the Canadian Football League. McEachern played defensive back for the Saskatchewan Roughriders and ...more

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Dick Hunsaker is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Basketball Coach Dick Hunsaker is an American college basketball coach and the former head men's basketball coach at Utah Valley University. He is also a former head and assistant coach at Ball State University. ...more

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Randy Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Randle John Montgomery was a National Football League cornerback and kick returner for the Denver Broncos and Chicago Bears. After going to high school at Cleveland, Montgomery attended Everett ...more

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Eddie Gill is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Basketball player Edward "Eddie" Gill III is an American professional basketball player. Gill grew up in Aurora, Colorado and played college basketball at the College of Eastern Utah, Salt Lake ...more

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Peter C. Knudson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Peter C. Knudson Politician Peter Charles Knudson is an American politician. A Republican, he is a member of the Utah State Senate, representing the state's 17th senate district in Box Elder, Cache and Tooele Counties ...more

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Jeffrey Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Jeffrey Nielsen Philosopher Jeffrey Nielsen is founder of the Democracy House Project, and a published author. He is also a philosophy instructor at Westminster College, Salt Lake City; and Utah Valley University, Orem, ...more

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John Thompson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
John Thompson is a former tight end in the National Football League. Thompson was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the ninth round of the 1979 NFL Draft and played four seasons with the

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Bo Smith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
American football player Bo Smith is a professional Canadian football defensive back who is currently a free agent. He signed with the BC Lions of the CFL in 2007. Smith played football collegiately at the University of ...more

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Kent Dawson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Kent Dawson Judge Kent J. Dawson is a senior United States District Court Judge in the District of Nevada, having been appointed to that position by President Bill Clinton on April 6, 2000, confirmed by the ...more

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Dan R. Eastman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Dan R. Eastman Politician Dan R. Eastman was an American Republican Party politician and businessman from Utah. In 1999, Senator Eastman sold his auto dealerships for an estimated $30 million. He was elected to the Utah ...more

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Nolan Karras is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Nolan Karras Nolan E. Karras is a politician from the state of Utah. Karras earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Weber State College and later an MBA from the University of Utah in 1970. He served as a ...more

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Jeff Carlson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Jeff Carlson Jeffrey Allen Carlson is a former professional American football quarterback in the National Football League. He played three seasons for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New England Patriots. He ...more

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Dave Scott is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Choreographer, Actor, Teacher Dave Scott is an award-winning hip-hop dance teacher, choreographer, and talent developer. He gained widespread success from his choreography in movies, primarily the 2004 dance film You Got ...more

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David Hale is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
David Hale is a retired American football offensive lineman who is currently a graduate assistant offensive line coach at Weber State University. Hale was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the ...more

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Harold Arceneaux is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Weber State University Alumni
Harold Arceneaux Harold Arceneaux is an American professional basketball player who gained national attention during his collegiate career at Weber State University. His nickname is "The Show". He ...more