How many University at Buffalo alumni can you name? The university was established in 1846. Millard Fillmore served as the school’s first chancellor before becoming the U.S. President.

The university has over 200,000 alumni and as you can imagine there are some BIG names in the bunch.

Here are a few of the people who have gone to UB:

  • 21st Prime Minister of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed
  • Former Congressmen Jack Quinn and William Walsh
  • NYS Assemblyman Joseph Giglio
  • Former Attorney General Dennis Vacco
  • Director of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, Christopher Scolese

And here are a few more: