Natalie Portman graduated from Harvard with a psychology degree in 2003.
Yara Shahidi began studying interdisciplinary sociology and African American studies at Harvard in 2018.
Emma Watson graduated from Brown University with a degree in English literature in 2014.
Eva Longoria earned her master’s degree in Chicano studies from California State University in 2013.
John Legend earned his bachelor’s degree in English with an emphasis on African American literature from the University of Pennsylvania in 1999.
Lionel Richie earned an economics degree from Tuskegee University in 1974.
Lupita Nyong’o earned her bachelor’s in film and African studies from Hampshire College in 2007 before graduating from the Yale School of Drama with a master’s in acting in 2012.
Cole Sprouse earned a degree in archeology from New York University in 2015.
Ken Jeong was pre-med at Duke University before completing his medical degree at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1995.
Meghan Markle graduated from Northwestern University in 2003 with a bachelor’s in theater and international studies.
Mayim Bialik earned her doctorate in neuroscience from UCLA in 2007.
Taraji P. Henson earned a drama degree from Howard University in Washington, DC in 1995.
Adam Sandler graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts in 1988 with a bachelor’s in acting.
2 Chainz earned a bachelor’s in psychology from Alabama University and played on the school’s basketball team from 1995 to 1997.
Wanda Sykes graduated from Hampton University with a marketing degree in 1986.
Bradley Cooper graduated from Georgetown University with a bachelor’s in English in 1997.
Sigourney Weaver graduated from Stanford in 1971 with a bachelor’s in literature, then she pursued a master’s in acting at Yale.
Meryl Streep graduated from Vassar College in 1971 with her bachelor’s in drama and costume design, then she earned her MFA in drama from Yale.
Bridgit Mendler is pursuing her PhD from the MIT Media Lab.
And Shaquille O’Neal earned a doctorate in education from Barry University in 2012.
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