Since inception, University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) has advanced society in civil rights, technology, international affairs, and athletics. As the world's largest border community- El Paso, Texas, and Cd. Juarez, Mexico- with over 4 million residents and headquarters for many multi-national corporations, U.S. federal agencies and military installations provides a diverse student body including Mexican nationals who commute internationally for classes.

Notable Alumni of the University of Texas, El Paso

Below is a brief list of notable UTEP alumni:


Jamie Deméricas
President of Texas Small Business Association™ (Texas SBA™)
State of Texas Lobbyist


Susana Martinez
Governor of New Mexico


Bob O'Rear
"Original Eleven" Employee at Microsoft


John D. Olivas
Astronaut for Space Shuttle Missions STS-117 / STS-128


Sam Donaldson
News Anchor for ABC News


Hank Cohen
President of MGM Television


Nolan Richardson
Member in National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame


Omar Suarez
Actor in the Movie Scarface


Paul Moreno
Legislator in the Texas House of Representatives


Suzanna Hupp
Legislator in the Texas House of Representatives


W.E. "Pete" Snelson
Legislator in the Texas Senate


Antonio Davis
President of National Basketball Players Association


Nate Archibald
Member of NBA Hall of Fame


Don Maynard
Member of Pro Football Hall of Fame


Idris Haron
Member of Parliament
Malaysia


Hector Guerrero
Professional Wrestler in the WWE


Karla Martinez
Television Broadcaster for Despierta America


Ruben Salazar
Journalist


Ana Alicia
Actress in Television Soap Opera Falcon Crest.
 
 
As the world's largest border community- El Paso, Texas & Cd. Juarez, Mexico- the alumni of UTEP are recognized globally as innovators in the international relations community and proudly display our 400 year history of diversity.
 
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