College Colors & Nicknames: Four-Year Schools – G

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# GAINESVILLE STATE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Gainesville, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1964
TRANSITION YEAR: 2012 (Merged)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1964 through 2012 – Green, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1964 through present – Fighting Geese
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gsc.edu

GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Washington, District of Columbia
FOUNDED: 1864
ENROLLMENT: 1,118
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: North Eastern Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Buff, Blue
2001 through 2010 – Blue, White
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Vegas Gold, Light Gold, Light Buff, Darker Blue, Light Blue, Gray, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2001 through present – Buff, Blue
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1864 through 2000 – Buff, Blue
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1864 through present – Bison
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gallaudet.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gallaudetathletics.com

GANNON UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Erie, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1925
ENROLLMENT: 2,925
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Maroon, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Maroon, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1925 through 2009 – Maroon, Old Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1925 through present – Golden Knights
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1925 through present – Lady Knights
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gannon.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gannonsports.com

GARDNER-WEBB UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Boiling Springs, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1905
ENROLLMENT: 2,677
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Big South Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Black, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Scarlet, White, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1905 through 2010 – Scarlet, White, Black
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1905 through present – Bulldogs
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1905 through present – Lady Bulldogs
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1905 through present – Runnin’ Bulldogs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gardner-webb.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gwusports.com

STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK COLLEGE AT GENESEO [SUNY Geneseo]
LOCATION: Geneseo, New York
FOUNDED: 1871
ENROLLMENT: 5,388
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: State University of New York Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Blue, White
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, Blue, Gold, White
2005 through 2007 – Green, Blue, Gold, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Navy, Silver
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1871 through 2004 – Blue, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1871 through present – Blue Knights
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1871 through present – Blue Wave
INSTITUTIONAL URL: geneseo.edu
ATHLETICS URL: geneseoknights.com

GENEVA COLLEGE
LOCATION: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1848
ENROLLMENT: 1,367
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Reformed Presbyterian Church in North America
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III), NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Presidents’ Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through present – Old Gold, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1998 through present – Old Gold, White, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1848 through 1997 – Old Gold, White, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1848 through present – Golden Tornadoes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: geneva.edu
ATHLETICS URL: geneva.edu/athletics

GEORGE FOX UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Newberg, Oregon
FOUNDED: 1891
ENROLLMENT: 2,177
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Friends Church
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northwest Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2015 through present – Navy, Old Gold
2004 through 2014 – Navy, Old Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2015 through present – Navy, Old Gold
2004 through 2014 – Navy, Old Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1891 through 2003 – Navy, Old Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Bruins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: georgefox.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.georgefox.edu

GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fairfax, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1957
ENROLLMENT: 20,653
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic 10 Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Mason Green, Mason Gold
1982 through 2004 – Dark Green, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Dark Green, Gold
2005 through 2011 – Dark Green, Gold
1982 through 2004 – Dark Green, Gold
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2015 through present – Green, Gold, White
YOUTH MARK COLORS:
2012 through present – Green, Black, Yellow, Gray, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1957 through 1981 – Dark Green, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1957 through present – Patriots
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gmu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gomason.com

THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Washington, District of Columbia
FOUNDED: 1821
ENROLLMENT: 10,464
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic 10 Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Buff, Blue
2002 through 2011 – Buff, Blue
1997 through 2001 – Buff, Blue
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Yellow, Brown, Teal, Light Green, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Buff, Dark Blue
2012 through 2013 – Buff, Dark Blue
1997 through 2011 – Gold, Dark Blue
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2015 through present – Buff, Blue, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1821 through 1996 – Buff, Blue
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1821 through present – Colonials
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gwu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gwsports.com

# GEORGE WILLIAMS COLLEGE
LOCATION: Downers Grove, Illinois
FOUNDED: 1890
TRANSITION YEAR: 1992 (Merged)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1890 through 1992 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1890 through 1992 – Indians

GEORGETOWN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Georgetown, Kentucky
FOUNDED: 1829
ENROLLMENT: 1,273
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid-South Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Orange, Black
2009 through 2013 – Orange, Black
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Black, Purple, Gold, Orange, Red, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Orange, Black
2009 through 2013 – Orange, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2002 through 2008 – Orange, Black, Gold
1829 through 2001 – Black, Orange
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1829 through present – Tigers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: georgetowncollege.edu
ATHLETICS URL: georgetowncollegeathletics.com

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Washington, District of Columbia
FOUNDED: 1789
ENROLLMENT: 7,552
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Big East Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, Gray
2012 through 2015 – Blue, Gray
2004 through 2011 – Blue, Gray
1996 through 2003 – Blue, Gray
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Blue, Gray
(McDonough School of Business)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2004 through present – Blue, Gray
1996 through 2003 – Blue, Gray
YOUTH MARK COLORS:
1996 through 2003 – Light Gray, Gray, Blue, White
(Children’s Mark)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1789 through 1995 – Blue, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1789 through present – Hoyas
INSTITUTIONAL URL: georgetown.edu
ATHLETICS URL: guhoyas.com

GEORGIA COLLEGE & STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Milledgeville, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1889
ENROLLMENT: 5,568
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Peach Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Green, Blue
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Gold, Green, White
INSTITUTIONAL COMMEMORATIVE MARK:
2014 – Green, Black, White
(125th Anniversary)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2000 through present – Green, Blue
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1889 through 1999 – Brown, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2000 through present – Bobcats
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1889 through 1999 – Colonials
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1889 through 1999 – Lady Colonials
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gcsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gcsubobcats.com

GEORGIA GWINNETT COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lawrenceville, Georgia
FOUNDED: 2005
ENROLLMENT: 9,397
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Proprietary, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Association of Independent Institutions
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Green, Gray
2005 through 2015 – Green, Gray
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Green, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2005 through present – Grizzlies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ggc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: grizzlyathletics.com

# GEORGIA HEALTH SCIENCES UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Augusta, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1828
TRANSITION YEAR: 2012 (Merged)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1828 through present – none
INSTITUTIONAL URL: georgiahealth.edu

GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY [Georgia Tech]
LOCATION: Atlanta, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1885
ENROLLMENT: 14,527
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic Coast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Old Gold, White
1978 through 2013 – Old Gold, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1978 through present – Old Gold, White, Navy
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Gold, Metallic Gold, Navy, Black, Brown, White
MASCOT COLORS:
1991 through present – Gold, Black, White
(‘Buzz’)
ATHLETICS COMMEMORATIVE MARK:
2001 – Gold, Navy, Black, White
(StingTime 2001 Football)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1885 through 1977 – Old Gold, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1885 through present – Yellow Jackets
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1885 through present – Lady Jackets
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1885 through present – Ramblin’ Wreck
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gatech.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ramblinwreck.com

GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Statesboro, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1906
ENROLLMENT: 17,993
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sun Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, Gold
1999 through 2015 – Blue, Gold
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
1999 through present – Blue, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, White
2015 – Blue, Gold
1999 through 2014 – Blue, Gold
MASCOT COLORS:
1999 through present – Blue, Gold, White
(‘Strutting Eagle’)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1906 through 1998 – Blue, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1906 through present – Eagles
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1906 through present – Lady Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: georgiasouthern.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gseagles.com

GEORGIA SOUTHWESTERN STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Americus, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1906
ENROLLMENT: 2,749
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Peach Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Blue, Gold
1998 through 2004 – Blue, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Blue, Gold
1998 through 2004 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1906 through 1997 – Navy, Old Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1906 through present – Hurricanes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gsw.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gswcanes.com

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Atlanta, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1913
ENROLLMENT: 24,101
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sun Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Blue, Red, Gray
1993 through 2006 – Royal Blue, Crimson
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Blue, Red, Yellow, White
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2015 through present – Blue, Red, Gray
(Perimeter College)
INSTITUTIONAL COMMEMORATIVE MARK:
2013 – Blue, Light Blue, Red, White
(Georgia State University Centennial)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Royal Blue, White
2007 through 2009 – Royal Blue, White
1993 through 2006 – Royal Blue, Crimson
ATHLETICS COMMEMORATIVE MARK:
2016 – Blue, Light Blue, Red, Gray, White
(Men’s Football Homecoming ’16)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1913 through 1992 – Royal Blue, Sky Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1913 through present – Panthers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1913 through present – Lady Panthers
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1998 through 2006 – Crimson Panthers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: georgiastatesports.com

UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA
LOCATION: Athens, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1785
ENROLLMENT: 26,373
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southeastern Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Arch Black, Bulldog Red, Chapel Bell White
1982 through 2015 – Red, Black
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1982 through present – Red, Black
MISCELLANEOUS ATHLETICS COLORS:
2003 through 2005 – Red, Black, Gray, Brown, White
(Men’s Basketball)
1996 through 2002 – Red, Black, Gray, Brown, White
(Men’s Basketball)
2003 through present – Red, Black, Brown, White
(Women’s Basketball)
1996 through 2002 – Red, Black, Brown, White
(Women’s Basketball)
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Red 1, Red 2, Black, Silver, Gray, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1785 through 1981 – Red, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1785 through present – Bulldogs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: uga.edu
ATHLETICS URL: georgiadogs.com

GEORGIAN COURT UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Lakewood, New Jersey
FOUNDED: 1908
ENROLLMENT: 1,772
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Primarily Women
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Blue, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Yellow, Orange, Red, Purple, Blue, Light Blue, Green, Dark Green
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2003 through present – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1908 through 2002 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1908 through present – Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: georgian.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gculions.com

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE
LOCATION: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1832
ENROLLMENT: 2,597
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Centennial Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Orange, Blue
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Purple, Red, Green, Gray, Tan
2010 through 2015 – Green, Purple, Brick, Neutral Gray, Light Blue, Tan, Light Green, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Orange, Blue
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1832 through 2005 – Orange, Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1832 through present – Bullets
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1832 through present – Lady Bullets
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gettysburg.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gettysburgsports.com

GLENVILLE STATE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Glenville, West Virginia
FOUNDED: 1872
ENROLLMENT: 1,857
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mountain East Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Royal Blue, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1872 through 2010 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1872 through present – Pioneers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: glenville.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gscpioneers.com

GOLDEN GATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: San Francisco, California
FOUNDED: 1901
ENROLLMENT: 414
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1901 through present – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1853 through present – Griffins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ggu.edu

GOLDEN STATE BAPTIST COLLEGE
LOCATION: Santa Clara, California
FOUNDED: 1995
ENROLLMENT: 372
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Baptist
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1995 through present – Navy, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1995 through present – Bears
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gsbc.edu

GOLDEY-BEACOM COLLEGE
LOCATION: Wilmington, Delaware
FOUNDED: 1886
ENROLLMENT: 707
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Navy, Vegas Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1886 through 2012 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2004 through present – Lightning
1886 through 2003 – Braves
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gbc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gbcathletics.com

GONZAGA UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Spokane, Washington
FOUNDED: 1887
ENROLLMENT: 4,906
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: West Coast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, River Blue
2006 through 2013 – Blue, Brick
1996 through 2005 – Blue, Red
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Miscellanous Colors
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Gonzaga Blue, Medium Blue, Dark Gray, Black
(School of Law)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Blue, Red
2004 through 2010 – Blue, Red
1996 through 2003 – Blue, Red
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2015 through present – Blue, Red, Gray, Black, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1887 through 1995 – Blue, Red
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1887 through present – Bulldogs
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1887 through present – Zags
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gonzaga.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gozags.com

GORDON COLLEGE
LOCATION: Wenham, Massachusetts
FOUNDED: 1889
ENROLLMENT: 1,580
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Christian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Commonwealth Coast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Gray, Blue, Cyan, Green, Yellow, Orange, Black, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Navy, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1889 through 2006 – Blue, White, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1889 through present – Fighting Scots
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gordon.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.gordon.edu

GOSHEN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Goshen, Indiana
FOUNDED: 1894
ENROLLMENT: 884
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Mennonite
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Crossroads League
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Purple, White
2007 through 2012 – Purple, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Purple, White
2007 through 2012 – Purple, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1894 through 2006 – Purple, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1894 through present – Maple Leafs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: goshen.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goleafs.net

GOUCHER COLLEGE
LOCATION: Baltimore, Maryland
FOUNDED: 1885
ENROLLMENT: 1,446
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Landmark Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, Gold
2009 through 2015 – Blue, Gray
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, Gold
2009 through 2015 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1885 through 2008 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1885 through present – Gophers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: goucher.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.goucher.edu

GRACE BIBLE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Grand Rapids, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1945
ENROLLMENT: 207
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Grace Gospel Fellowship
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCCAA
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1945 through present – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1945 through present – Tigers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gbcol.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gracetigers.com

GRACE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Winona Lake, Indiana
FOUNDED: 1948
ENROLLMENT: 1,310
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA, NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Crossroads League
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1948 through present – Red, White
1948 through present – Lancers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: grace.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gclancers.com

GRACE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Omaha, Nebraska
FOUNDED: 1943
ENROLLMENT: 366
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: ACCA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Christian College Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1943 through present – Royal Blue, White, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1943 through present – Royals
INSTITUTIONAL URL: graceuniversity.edu
ATHLETICS URL: graceroyals.com

+ GRACELAND UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: New Albany, Indiana
FOUNDED: 0
TRANSITION YEAR: 1997 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
0 through 1997 – Red, Blue
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
0 through 1997 – Eagles

GRACELAND UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Lamoni, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1895
ENROLLMENT: 1,515
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Heart of America Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Blue, Gold
2002 through 2015 – Blue, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Beige, Warm Gray, Cool Gray, Pink, Purple, Light Blue, Green, Tan
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1895 through 2001 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1895 through present – Yellowjackets
INSTITUTIONAL URL: graceland.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gujackets.com

GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Grambling, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1901
ENROLLMENT: 4,435
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southwestern Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Black, Gold
2006 through 2008 – Black, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Black, Gold
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2015 through present – Black, Gold, Red, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1901 through 2005 – Black, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1901 through present – Tigers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1901 through present – Lady Tigers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gram.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gsutigers.com

GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Phoenix, Arizona
FOUNDED: 1949
ENROLLMENT: 2,245
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Southern Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Western Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1996 through present – Purple, Black
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2016 through present – Yellow, Teal, Brown, Orange, Green, Dark Purple
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Navy, Light Navy, Light Gray, Purple, Yellow, Light Blue, White
(The Ken Blanchard Executive MBA)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
1996 through present – Purple, Black
VENUE MARK COLORS:
2013 through present – Purple, Black, Gray, Light Gray, White
(Grand Canyon University Arena)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1949 through 1995 – Purple, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1949 through present – Antelopes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gcu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gculopes.com

+ GRAND RAPIDS SCHOOL OF THE BIBLE AND MUSIC
LOCATION: Grand Rapids, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1946
TRANSITION YEAR: 1992 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1946 through 1992 – Green, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1946 through 1992 – Victors
INSTITUTIONAL URL: grsbm.com

GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Allendale, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1960
ENROLLMENT: 21,236
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through present – Blue, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, Black
2011 through 2013 – Blue, Black
2008 through 2010 – Blue, Black
1998 through 2007 – Blue, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1960 through 1997 – Blue, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1960 through present – Lakers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gvsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gvsulakers.com

GRAND VIEW UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Des Moines, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1896
ENROLLMENT: 2,195
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Collegiate Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Red, Black, Gray
2005 through 2007 – Burgundy, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Red, White
2005 through 2007 – Red, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1896 through 2004 – Red, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1896 through present – Vikings
INSTITUTIONAL URL: grandview.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gvvikings.com

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Kansas City, Missouri
FOUNDED: 1951
ENROLLMENT: 7,898
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Proprietary, Coeducational
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Navy, Grantham Gold
2002 through 2010 – Navy, Grantham Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1951 through 2001 – Navy, Grantham Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1951 through present – Fighting Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: grantham.edu

UNIVERSITY OF GREAT FALLS
LOCATION: Great Falls, Montana
FOUNDED: 1932
ENROLLMENT: 1,005
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Frontier Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Columbia Blue, Harvest Gold
1932 through 2005 – Air Force Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1932 through present – Argonauts
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1932 through present – Argos
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ugf.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ugfargos.com

GREAT LAKES CHRISTIAN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lansing, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1949
ENROLLMENT: 225
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: ACCA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Christian College Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1949 through present – Royal Blue, White, Red
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1949 through present – Crusaders
INSTITUTIONAL URL: glcc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: glcc.edu/athletics

GREEN MOUNTAIN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Poultney, Vermont
FOUNDED: 1834
ENROLLMENT: 761
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: North Atlantic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1834 through present – Green, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1834 through present – Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: greenmtn.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.greenmtn.edu

GREENSBORO COLLEGE
LOCATION: Greensboro, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1838
ENROLLMENT: 1,117
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: USA South Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Green, White
1998 through 2010 – Green, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Green, White, Silver
1998 through 2010 – Green, White, Silver
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1838 through 1997 – Green, White, Silver
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1838 through present – Pride
INSTITUTIONAL URL: greensboro.edu
ATHLETICS URL: greensborocollegesports.com

GREENVILLE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Greenville, Illinois
FOUNDED: 1892
ENROLLMENT: 1,224
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Free Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III), NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Orange, Black
2001 through 2009 – Green, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Brown, Beige, Green, Gray, Yellow, Blue
(Accent Colors)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2001 through present – Orange, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1892 through 2000 – Orange, Black
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1892 through present – Panthers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1892 through present – Lady Panthers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: greenville.edu
ATHLETICS URL: greenville.edu/athletics

GRINNELL COLLEGE
LOCATION: Grinnell, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1846
ENROLLMENT: 1,693
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I), NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Scarlet, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Scarlet, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1846 through 2004 – Scarlet, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1846 through present – Pioneers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: grinnell.edu
ATHLETICS URL: pioneers.grinnell.edu

GROVE CITY COLLEGE
LOCATION: Grove City, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1876
ENROLLMENT: 2,461
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Presidents’ Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through present – Crimson, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Crimson, White
1998 through 2010 – Crimson, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1876 through 1997 – Crimson, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1876 through present – Wolverines
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gcc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.gcc.edu

GUILFORD COLLEGE
LOCATION: Greensboro, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1837
ENROLLMENT: 2,462
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Society of Friends
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Old Dominion Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Maroon, Gold, Dark Gray
2002 through 2012 – Burgundy, Gray
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Red, Gray, Light Blue, Purple, Green, Yellow
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Burgundy, Gray
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1837 through 2001 – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1837 through present – Quakers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: guilford.edu
ATHLETICS URL: guilfordquakers.com

GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS COLLEGE
LOCATION: St. Peter, Minnesota
FOUNDED: 1862
ENROLLMENT: 2,524
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Black, Gold
1998 through 2009 – Ebony, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Miscellaneous Colors
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Black, Gold
1998 through 2009 – Ebony, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1862 through 1997 – Ebony, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1862 through present – Gusties
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1862 through present – Golden Gusties
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gustavus.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gustavus.edu/athletics

GWYNEDD-MERCY UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1948
ENROLLMENT: 2,347
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Colonial States Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1948 through present – Cardinal, White, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1948 through present – Griffins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: gmercyu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gwyneddathletics.com


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