List of famous alumni from West Virginia University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from West Virginia University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished West Virginia University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended West Virginia 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 West Virginia University.
Items on this list include Jerry West, Don Knotts and other famous WVU Mountaineers!
This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to West Virginia University?” and “Which celebrities are West Virginia University alumni?”What is West Virginia University known for? Well, these famous WVU alumni for one!
Age: Dec. at 82 (1924-2006)
Birthplace: Morgantown, USA, West Virginia
Birthplace: Welch, USA, West Virginia
Birthplace: Fairmont, West Virginia, United States of America
Birthplace: Miami Beach, Florida, USA
Birthplace: Charleston, West Virginia
Birthplace: Robbinsdale, Minnesota, United States of America
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
Birthplace: Buckhannon, West Virginia
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Birthplace: Huntington, West Virginia
Age: Dec. at 86 (1922-2008)
Birthplace: West Virginia, United States of America
Age: Dec. at 26 (1983-2009)
Birthplace: Belle Chasse, Louisiana, United States of America