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This oscar-winning director with top-grossing films dropped out of California State, Fullerton.
Astronaut. He twice flunked out of the University of Colorado
Dropped out of the University of New Orleans. Now a commedienne and has her own talk show.
University of Texas dropout after starting Dell computers in his dormroom.
Founder of Napster. He dropped out of Northeastern Universtiy to further work on Napster.
Harvard dropout: Billionaire cofounder of Microsoft
Actress of 'The Princess Diaries', she attended Vassar and New York University, but has not graduated either
Dropped out of Reed College to later on be a co-founder of Apple Computers.
U.S. president. He dropped out of Princeton University in 1935 but eventually graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 1940.
After dropping out of the University of Wisconsin, this man ended up becoming the first to fly across the Atlantic Ocean solo
This bestselling author of The Call of the Wild left the University of California in 1897 after one semester to begin his famous writing career.
Dropped out of the University of Texas six times. Ended up founding Whole Foods.
Dropped out of Long Beach State College. Was recently a cohost at the 2010 Oscars.
He attended New York University for two years before dropping out and starring in Footloose, Hairpsray, and now Mr. Schuester in Glee
Left the University of Missouri two credits short of graudating in order to pursue acting in California
Actor in Everybody Loves Raymond. He went to college for seven years but never graduated.
Rejected by the best of film schools, he enrolled in and dropped out of Cal State Long Beach. Eventually became co-founder of Dreamworks.
billionaire co-founder of Yahoo! Dropped out of Stanford University PhD program to create Yahoo!
Golfer. He went pro at the age of 20 after attending Stanford University for a year or two.
Harvard dropout: Founder of Facebook

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