Hollywood’s supposed to be glitz and glamor — not made up of brainiacs. But celebs like Kate McKinnon and Meryl Streep have bucked that tradition becoming celebrity Ivy Leaguers. OK! has created a list of stars who attended prestigious schools like Harvard, Princeton, Yale and Brown.
From Conan O’Brien to Sigourney Weaver and Jane Lynch to Edward Norton, these celebs walked some pretty hallowed halls before walking the streets of Hollywood. They achieved some amazing grades and degrees — some before getting their headshots taken and trying their luck at acting.
Dive in to see which top-notch university each celebrity went to and how they did. No matter whether they’ve won Academy Awards or Golden Globes, the collegial bonds are just as impressive.