College Colors & Nicknames: Four-Year Schools – F

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FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fairfield, Connecticut
FOUNDED: 1942
ENROLLMENT: 3,879
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2002 through present – Red, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Cardinal, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1942 through 2001 – Scarlet, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Stags
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Lady Stags
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fairfield.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fairfieldstags.com

FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY, METROPOLITAN CAMPUS
LOCATION: Teaneck, New Jersey
FOUNDED: 1942
ENROLLMENT: 6,636
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northeast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Blue, Burgundy
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2003 through present – Blue, Burgundy
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1942 through 2002 – Blue, Burgundy
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Knights
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Lady Knights
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fdu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fduknights.com

FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE AT FLORHAM
LOCATION: Madison, New Jersey
FOUNDED: 1942
ENROLLMENT: 2,401
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: MAC Freedom Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Blue, Burgundy
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2003 through present – Blue, Burgundy
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1996 through 2002 – Black, FDU Blue
1942 through 1995 – Columbia Blue, Navy
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2003 through present – Devils
1942 through 2002 – Jersey Devils
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fdu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fdudevils.com

FAIRMONT STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fairmont, West Virginia
FOUNDED: 1865
ENROLLMENT: 4,112
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mountain East Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Maroon, White
2009 through 2015 – Maroon, White
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through 2015 – Dark Tan, Mustard, Blue, Orange, Green, Gold, Beige, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2009 through present – Maroon, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1865 through 2008 – Maroon, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1865 through present – Fighting Falcons
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1865 through present – Lady Falcons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fairmontstate.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fightingfalcons.com

FAITH BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE AND THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY
LOCATION: Ankeny, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1921
ENROLLMENT: 302
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: General Association of Regular Baptist Churches
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: ACCA, NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Christian College Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1921 through present – Maroon, White, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1921 through present – Eagles
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1921 through present – Lady Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: faith.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fbbceagles.com

FARMINGDALE STATE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Farmingdale, New York
FOUNDED: 1912
ENROLLMENT: 7,889
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Skyline Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Green, White
2010 through 2012 – Green, White
INSTITUTIONAL COMMEMORATIVE MARK:
2012 – Green, Light Blue, White
(100th Anniversary – Cultivating Innovation)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Green, White
2010 through 2012 – Green, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1912 through 2011 – Green, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1912 through present – Rams
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1912 through present – Aggies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: farmingdale.edu
ATHLETICS URL: farmingdalesports.com

FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
LOCATION: New York City, New York
FOUNDED: 1944
ENROLLMENT: 9,848
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State and Locally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NJCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid Hudson Athletic Conference (Region 15)
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1997 through present – Blue, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Columbia Blue, Navy, Orange
1997 through 2012 – Columbia Blue, Navy
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1944 through 1996 – Columbia Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1944 through present – Tigers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fitnyc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fittigers.com

FAULKNER UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Montgomery, Alabama
FOUNDED: 1942
ENROLLMENT: 2,763
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern States Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2015 through present – Blue, Black
1985 through 2014 – Blue, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1985 through present – Royal Blue, Gray
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1942 through 1984 – Maroon, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Eagles
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Lady Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: faulkner.edu
ATHLETICS URL: faulknereagles.com

FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fayetteville, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1867
ENROLLMENT: 5,287
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – FSU Blue, Slate Gray
2002 through 2011 – Blue, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Orange, Green, Yellow, Violet, Dark Gray, Metallic Silver
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Royal Blue, Lily White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1867 through 2001 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1867 through present – Broncos
INSTITUTIONAL URL: uncfsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fsubroncos.com

FELICIAN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lodi, New Jersey
FOUNDED: 1942
ENROLLMENT: 1,775
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II), NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1942 through present – Hunter Green, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1942 through present – Golden Falcons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: felician.edu
ATHLETICS URL: felicianathletics.com

FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Big Rapids, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1884
ENROLLMENT: 13,350
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Crimson, Gold
2005 through 2015 – Crimson, Gold
1993 through 2004 – Crimson, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1993 through present – Crimson, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1884 through 1998 – Crimson, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1884 through present – Bulldogs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ferris.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ferrisstatebulldogs.com

FERRUM COLLEGE
LOCATION: Ferrum, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1913
ENROLLMENT: 1,512
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: USA South Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1913 through present – Black, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1913 through present – Panthers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ferrum.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ferrumpanthers.com

THE UNIVERSITY OF FINDLAY
LOCATION: Findlay, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1882
ENROLLMENT: 4,063
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of God
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Orange, Black
2005 through 2013 – Orange, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Orange, Black
2005 through 2013 – Orange, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1882 through 2004 – Orange, Black
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1882 through present – Oilers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1882 through present – Lady Oilers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: findlay.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.findlay.edu

FINLANDIA UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Hancock, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1896
ENROLLMENT: 545
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Association of Division III Independents, Great South Athletic Conference (2014)
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, White
2000 through 2015 – Royal Blue, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2016 through present – Finlandia Blue, White
2000 through 2015 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1896 through 1999 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1896 through present – Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: finlandia.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fulions.com

FISK UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Nashville, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1866
ENROLLMENT: 594
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Gulf Coast Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, Old Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1866 through 2012 – Royal Blue, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1866 through present – Golden Bulldogs
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1866 through present – Lady Bulldogs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fisk.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fisk.edu/athletics

FITCHBURG STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fitchburg, Massachusetts
FOUNDED: 1894
ENROLLMENT: 4,163
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Green, Gold
2002 through 2009 – Green, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Green, Gold
2002 through 2009 – Green, White, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1894 through 2001 – Green, White, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1894 through present – Falcons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fitchburgstate.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fitchburgfalcons.com

FLAGLER COLLEGE
LOCATION: St. Augustine, Florida
FOUNDED: 1968
ENROLLMENT: 2,878
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Peach Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Crimson, Gold, Gray
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
(Communications Color System – Drama)
2010 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
(Communications Color System – Elements)
2010 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
(Communications Color System – Neutrals)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Crimson, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1968 through 2009 – Gold, Cardinal
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1968 through present – Saints
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1968 through present – Lady Saints
INSTITUTIONAL URL: flagler.edu
ATHLETICS URL: flaglerathletics.com

FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY [Florida A&M]
LOCATION: Tallahassee, Florida
FOUNDED: 1887
ENROLLMENT: 11,180
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Orange, Green
2007 through 2008 – Orange, Green
2001 through 2006 – Orange, Green
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2015 through present – Green, Orange, Gold, Beige, Gray
(Website Color Palette)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2009 through present – Orange, Green
2007 through 2008 – Orange, Green
2001 through 2006 – Orange, Green
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1887 through 2000 – Orange, Green
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1887 through present – Rattlers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1887 through present – Rattlerettes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: famu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: famuathletics.com

FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Boca Raton, Florida
FOUNDED: 1961
ENROLLMENT: 24,281
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Conference USA
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Blue, Red
2000 through 2004 – Atlantic Blue, Gold, Red
INSTITUTIONAL COMMEMORATIVE MARK:
2011 – Blue, Red, White
(50 Years)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Blue, Red
2000 through 2004 – Atlantic Blue, Gold, Red
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1961 through 1999 – Atlantic Blue, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1961 through present – Owls
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
2005 through present – Fightin’ Owls
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fau.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fausports.com

+ FLORIDA BIBLE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Kissimmee, Florida
FOUNDED: 1962
TRANSITION YEAR: 1998 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1962 through 1998 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1962 through present – Saints

FLORIDA COLLEGE
LOCATION: Temple Terrace, Florida
FOUNDED: 1944
ENROLLMENT: 502
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: USCAA
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Red, White, Black
1944 through 2006 – Red, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1944 through present – Falcons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: floridacollege.edu
ATHLETICS URL: wearefc.com

FLORIDA GULF COAST UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fort Myers, Florida
FOUNDED: 1991
ENROLLMENT: 11,291
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic Sun Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2002 through present – Blue, Green
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2015 through present – Denim, Slate, Straw, Olive
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Cobalt Blue, Emerald Green
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1991 through 2001 – Blue, Green
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1991 through present – Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fgcu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fgcuathletics.com

FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY [Florida Tech / FIT]
LOCATION: Melbourne, Florida
FOUNDED: 1958
ENROLLMENT: 5,387
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sunshine State Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Crimson, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1958 through 2007 – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1958 through present – Panthers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fit.edu
ATHLETICS URL: floridatechsports.com

+ FLORIDA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-JENSEN BEACH
LOCATION: Jensen Beach, Florida
FOUNDED: 1972
TRANSITION YEAR: 1986 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Private, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1972 through 1986 – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1972 through 1986 – Spurs

FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Miami, Florida
FOUNDED: 1965
ENROLLMENT: 37,468
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Conference USA
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, Gold
2004 through 2013 – Blue, Gold
2003 – Blue, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, Gold
2003 through 2013 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1965 through 2002 – Blue, Yellow
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1996 through present – Golden Panthers
1965 through 1995 – Sunblazers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fiu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fiusports.com

FLORIDA MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Miami, Florida
FOUNDED: 1879
ENROLLMENT: 1,669
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: The Sun Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2002 through present – Royal Blue, Orange
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Royal Blue, Orange
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1879 through 2001 – Royal Blue, Orange
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1879 through present – Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fmuniv.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fmuathletics.com

FLORIDA SOUTHERN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lakeland, Florida
FOUNDED: 1885
ENROLLMENT: 2,040
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sunshine State Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1996 through present – Red, Gray
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1996 through present – Scarlet, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1885 through 1995 – Scarlet, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1885 through present – Moccasins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: flsouthern.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fscmocs.com

FLORIDA SOUTHWESTERN STATE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Fort Myers, Florida
FOUNDED: 1962
ENROLLMENT: 13,007
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State and Locally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NJCAA
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Purple, Aqua
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Purple, Aqua
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1962 through 2013 – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1962 through present – Buccaneers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fsw.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fswbucs.com

FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Tallahassee, Florida
FOUNDED: 1857
ENROLLMENT: 32,171
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic Coast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Garnet, Gold
2010 through 2013 – Garnet, Gold
2006 through 2009 – Garnet, Gold
2002 through 2005 – Garnet, Gold
1990 through 2001 – Garnet, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Garnet, Gold
2010 through 2013 – Garnet, Gold
2006 through 2009 – Garnet, Gold
2002 through 2005 – Garnet, Gold
1990 through 2001 – Garnet, Gold
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Garnet, Light Garnet, Light Brown, Gold, Light Gold 1, Light Gold 2, Light Gray, Black, White
MASCOT COLORS:
2002 through 2005 – Black, Garnet, Light Red, Light Brown, Gold, Yellow, Light Yellow, Light Gray, Dark Gray, White
(‘Horse and Rider’)
1976 through 2001 – Black, Garnet, Light Red, Light Brown, Gold, Light Yellow, Light Gray, Dark Gray, White
(‘Horse and Rider’)
1976 through 2001 – Brown, Black, Garnet, Gold, White
(‘Running Seminole’)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1947 through 1989 – Garnet, Gold
1905 through 1946 – Purple, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1857 through present – Seminoles
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1857 through present – Lady Seminoles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: seminoles.com

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
LOCATION: Gainesville, Florida
FOUNDED: 1853
ENROLLMENT: 32,776
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southeastern Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Orange, Blue
1998 through 2005 – Orange, Blue
1979 through 1997 – Orange, Blue
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Tan, Light Green, Cream, Gray, Green, Purple, Yellow, Red, Light Blue, Orange
2016 through present – Light Blue, Green, Gray-Green
(Preeminence Color Palette)
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
(UF Health Communications)
2016 through present – Orange, Blue
(UF Warrington College of Business)
2006 through present – Green, Brown
(College of Fine Arts)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Orange, Blue
2006 through 2011 – Orange, Blue
1998 through 2005 – Orange, Blue
1979 through 1997 – Orange, Blue
MISCELLANEOUS ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Green, Orange, Blue, Black, White
(Classic ‘Albert’)
1992 through 2005 – Green, Orange, Blue, Black, White
(Classic ‘Albert’)
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Blue 1, Blue 2, Orange 1, Orange 2, Green, Black, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1853 through 1978 – Orange, Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1853 through present – Gators
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1853 through present – Lady Gators
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ufl.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gatorzone.com

FONTBONNE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: St. Louis, Missouri
FOUNDED: 1923
ENROLLMENT: 1,500
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III), NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1923 through present – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1923 through present – Griffins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fontbonne.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fontbonnegriffins.com

FORDHAM UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: New York City, New York
FOUNDED: 1841
ENROLLMENT: 8,325
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic 10 Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Maroon, White
2000 through 2007 – Maroon, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Maroon, White
2000 through 2007 – Maroon, White
MASCOT COLORS:
2008 through present – Maroon, Black, Medium Gray, Light Gray, White
YOUTH MARK COLORS:
2008 through present – Maroon, Black, Dark Gray, Medium Gray, Light Gray, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1995 through 1999 – Maroon, White, Gold
1875 through 1994 – Maroon, White
1841 through 1874 – Magenta, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1841 through present – Rams
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fordham.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fordhamsports.com

FORT HAYS STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Hays, Kansas
FOUNDED: 1902
ENROLLMENT: 11,158
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Black, Gold
2000 through 2008 – Black, Bright Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2009 through present – Black, Gold
2000 through 2008 – Black, Bright Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1902 through 1999 – Black, Old Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1902 through present – Tigers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1902 through present – Lady Tigers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fhsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fhsuathletics.com

FORT LEWIS COLLEGE
LOCATION: Durango, Colorado
FOUNDED: 1911
ENROLLMENT: 3,891
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2001 through present – Bright Blue, Dark Blue, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2001 through present – Orange, Red, Brown, Green, Teal, Magenta, Blue, Olive, Plum, Purple
(Promotional Colors)
2001 through present – Peach, Beige, Blue-Gray, Cool Gray, Warm Gray, Chartreuse, Light Green, Green, Teal, Light Blue
(Neutral Colors)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2001 through present – Bright Blue, Dark Blue, Gold
MASCOT COLORS:
2014 through present – White, Black, Dark Blue, Bright Blue, Gold, Brown
(Non-Gradient Version)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1911 through 2000 – Navy, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2001 through present – Skyhawks
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1911 through 2000 – Raiders
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1911 through 2000 – Lady Raiders
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fortlewis.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goskyhawks.com

FORT VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fort Valley, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1895
ENROLLMENT: 3,421
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1999 through present – Royal Blue, Old Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1999 through present – Royal Blue, Old Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1895 through 1998 – Royal Blue, Old Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1895 through present – Wildcats
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1895 through present – Lady Wildcats
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fvsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fvsusports.com

FRAMINGHAM STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Framingham, Massachusetts
FOUNDED: 1839
ENROLLMENT: 4,490
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Black, Gold
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Dark Blue, Medium Blue, Gold, Black, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Black, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1839 through 2006 – Black, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1839 through present – Rams
INSTITUTIONAL URL: framingham.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fsurams.com

FRANCIS MARION UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Florence, South Carolina
FOUNDED: 1970
ENROLLMENT: 3,876
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Peach Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, Red
2003 through 2013 – Burgundy, White
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, White
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Maroon, Dark Red, Red, Gray, White
(Performing Arts Center)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Red, White, Blue
2003 through 2013 – Red, White, Blue
MISCELLANEOUS ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, Red, White
(Swamp Fox Club)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1970 through 2002 – Red, White, Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1970 through present – Patriots
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1970 through present – Lady Patriots
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fmarion.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fmupatriots.com

FRANCISCAN UNIVERSITY OF STEUBENVILLE
LOCATION: Steubenville, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1946
ENROLLMENT: 2,131
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Forest Green, Vegas Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Forest Green, Vegas Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1946 through 2005 – Green, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Fighting Barons
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Saints
INSTITUTIONAL URL: franciscan.edu
ATHLETICS URL: franciscanathletics.com

FRANKLIN & MARSHALL COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1787
ENROLLMENT: 2,365
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Centennial Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Blue, White
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Cyan, Light Blue, Teal, Periwinkle, Diplomat Blue
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, White
2010 through 2012 – Blue, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through 2009 – Blue, White
1787 through 1999 – Navy, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1787 through present – Diplomats
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fandm.edu
ATHLETICS URL: godiplomats.com

FRANKLIN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Franklin, Indiana
FOUNDED: 1834
ENROLLMENT: 1,053
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A.
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1834 through present – Old Gold, Navy
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1834 through present – Grizzlies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: franklincollege.edu
ATHLETICS URL: franklingrizzlies.com

FRANKLIN PIERCE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Rindge, New Hampshire
FOUNDED: 1962
ENROLLMENT: 1,737
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northeast Ten Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Crimson, Gray
2007 through 2013 – Smokey Spruce, Stone Taupe
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Light Blue, Dark Blue, Green, Rich Yellow, Dark Orange, Neutral Cream, Taupe
2007 through 2013 – Miscellaneous Colors
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Crimson, Gray
2007 through 2013 – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1962 through 2006 – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1962 through present – Ravens
INSTITUTIONAL URL: franklinpierce.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.franklinpierce.edu

FRANKLIN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Columbus, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1902
ENROLLMENT: 5,838
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1902 through present – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1902 through present – Raiders
INSTITUTIONAL URL: franklin.edu

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AT FREDONIA [SUNY Fredonia]
LOCATION: Fredonia, New York
FOUNDED: 1826
ENROLLMENT: 5,393
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: State University of New York Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, Black
2007 through 2012 – Blue, Gray
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Blue, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1826 through 2006 – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1826 through present – Blue Devils
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fredonia.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fredoniabluedevils.com

FREED-HARDEMAN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Henderson, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1869
ENROLLMENT: 1,449
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: American Midwest Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Maroon, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2009 through present – Maroon, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1869 through 2008 – Maroon, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1869 through present – Lions
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1869 through present – Lady Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fhu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.fhu.edu

FRESNO PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fresno, California
FOUNDED: 1944
ENROLLMENT: 2,764
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Mennonite
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Pacific West Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Blue, Taupe
2001 through 2004 – Royal Blue, Orange
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2015 through present – Navy, Orange
2001 through 2014 – Royal Blue, Orange, Yellow
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1944 through 2000 – Royal Blue, Rust
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1944 through present – Sunbirds
INSTITUTIONAL URL: fresno.edu
ATHLETICS URL: fpuathletics.com

FRIENDS UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Wichita, Kansas
FOUNDED: 1898
ENROLLMENT: 1,769
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1898 through present – Scarlet, Gray
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1898 through present – Falcons
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1898 through present – Lady Falcons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: friends.edu
ATHLETICS URL: friendsathletics.com

FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Frostburg, Maryland
FOUNDED: 1898
ENROLLMENT: 4,755
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Capital Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1898 through present – Red, White, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1898 through present – Bobcats
INSTITUTIONAL URL: frostburg.edu
ATHLETICS URL: frostburgsports.com

FURMAN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Greenville, South Carolina
FOUNDED: 1826
ENROLLMENT: 2,825
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Royal Purple, White
2014 through 2015 – Purple, White
2011 through 2013 – Purple, White
1999 through 2010 – Purple, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Purple, White
1999 through 2013 – Purple, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1826 through 1998 – Purple, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1826 through present – Paladins
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1826 through present – Lady Paladins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: furman.edu
ATHLETICS URL: furmanpaladins.com


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