College Colors & Nicknames: Four-Year Schools – L

LA ROCHE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1963
ENROLLMENT: 1,345
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1963 through present – Red, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1997 through present – Redhawks
1963 through 1996 – Red Hawks
INSTITUTIONAL URL: laroche.edu
ATHLETICS URL: larochesports.com

LA SALLE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1863
ENROLLMENT: 4,543
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic 10 Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2004 through present – Blue, Gold
1997 through 2003 – Blue, Gold
1863 through 1996 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1863 through present – Explorers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lasalle.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goexplorers.com

LA SIERRA UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Riverside, California
FOUNDED: 1922
ENROLLMENT: 2,048
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Seventh-Day Adventist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: California Pacific Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Navy, Gold
1999 through 2010 – Royal Blue, Gold
1922 through 1998 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1922 through present – Golden Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lasierra.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lsugoldeneagles.com

UNIVERSITY OF LA VERNE
LOCATION: La Verne, California
FOUNDED: 1891
ENROLLMENT: 2,172
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Green, Black, Orange
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Dark Green, Orange
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1891 through 2004 – Dark Green, Orange
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Leopards
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Leos
INSTITUTIONAL URL: laverne.edu
ATHLETICS URL: leopardathletics.com

LAFAYETTE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Easton, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1826
ENROLLMENT: 2,478
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Patriot League
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2004 through present – Maroon, White
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Dark Blue, Light Blue
(Cur Non)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2004 through present – Maroon, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through 2003 – Maroon, White
1826 through 1999 – Maroon, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1826 through present – Leopards
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lafayette.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goleopards.com

LAGRANGE COLLEGE
LOCATION: LaGrange, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1831
ENROLLMENT: 834
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: USA South Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Red, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2005 through present – Red, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1831 through 2004 – Red, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1831 through present – Panthers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lagrange.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lagrangepanthers.com

LAKE ERIE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Painesville, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1856
ENROLLMENT: 981
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Green, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Green, White, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through 2006 – Forest Green, White
1856 through 1999 – Kelly Green, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1856 through present – Storm
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1856 through present – Unicorns
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lakeerie.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lakeeriestorm.com

LAKE FOREST COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lake Forest, Illinois
FOUNDED: 1857
ENROLLMENT: 1,497
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Red, Black, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Red, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1857 through 2005 – Red, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1857 through present – Foresters
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lakeforest.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goforesters.com

LAKE SUPERIOR STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1946
ENROLLMENT: 2,728
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II), NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Western Collegiate Hockey Association
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Royal Blue, Yellow Gold
1946 through 2007 – Royal Blue, Yellow Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Lakers
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Soo Lakers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lssu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lssulakers.com

LAKELAND COLLEGE
LOCATION: Sheboygan, Wisconsin
FOUNDED: 1862
ENROLLMENT: 2,964
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northern Athletics Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1862 through present – Navy, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1862 through present – Muskies
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1862 through present – Fighting Muskies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lakeland.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lakelandmuskies.com

+ LAKEWOOD COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lakewood, Ohio
FOUNDED: 0
TRANSITION YEAR: (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
0 through present – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
0 through present – Lakers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lakewoodcollege.edu

LAMAR UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Beaumont, Texas
FOUNDED: 1923
ENROLLMENT: 9,800
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southland Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Red, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Red, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1997 through 2009 – Scarlet, White, Black
1923 through 1996 – Scarlet, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1923 through present – Cardinals
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1923 through present – Lady Cardinals
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lamar.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lamarcardinals.com

# LAMBUTH UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Jackson, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1843
TRANSITION YEAR: 2011 (Merged)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2002 through 2011 – Navy, White
1843 through 2001 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1843 through 2011 – Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lambuth.edu

LANCASTER BIBLE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1933
ENROLLMENT: 786
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: North Eastern Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Cardinal, White
1933 through 1999 – Scarlet, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1933 through present – Chargers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1933 through present – Chargerettes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lbc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lbcchargers.com

LANDER UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Greenwood, South Carolina
FOUNDED: 1872
ENROLLMENT: 2,969
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Peach Belt Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Blue, Gold
2000 through 2007 – Blue, Gold, Black
1872 through 1999 – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2001 through present – Bearcats
1872 through 2000 – Senators
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lander.edu
ATHLETICS URL: landerbearcats.com

LANE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Jackson, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1882
ENROLLMENT: 2,002
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Christian Methodist Episcopal
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1999 through present – Cardinal, Royal Blue
1882 through 1998 – Scarlet, Royal Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1882 through present – Dragons
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1882 through present – Lady Dragons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lanecollege.edu
ATHLETICS URL: golcdragons.com

LANGSTON UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Langston, Oklahoma
FOUNDED: 1897
ENROLLMENT: 2,526
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Red River Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1897 through present – Navy, Orange
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1897 through present – Lions
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1897 through present – Ladies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: langston.edu
ATHLETICS URL: langstonsports.com

LASELL COLLEGE
LOCATION: Newton, Massachusetts
FOUNDED: 1851
ENROLLMENT: 1,537
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Northeast Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Sky Blue, Navy
1851 through 2005 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1851 through present – Lasers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lasell.edu
ATHLETICS URL: laserpride.lasell.edu

LATIN AMERICAN BIBLE INSTITUTE
LOCATION: La Puente, California
FOUNDED: 1926
ENROLLMENT: 92
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1926 through present – Maroon, Gray, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1926 through present – Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: labi.edu

LAUREL UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: High Point, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1932
ENROLLMENT: 95
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: interdenominational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Light Green, Light Blue, Dark Blue, Black
1932 through 2010 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1932 through present – Lancers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: laureluniversity.edu

LAWRENCE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY [Lawrence Tech]
LOCATION: Southfield, Michigan
FOUNDED: 1932
ENROLLMENT: 3,056
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Wolverine–Hoosier Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Blue, White
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple, Red 2, Orange 2, Yellow 2, Green 2, Blue 2, Purple 2
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1932 through 2005 – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1932 through present – Blue Devils
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ltu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ltuathletics.com

LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Appleton, Wisconsin
FOUNDED: 1847
ENROLLMENT: 1,496
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Midwest Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2002 through present – Blue, White
1847 through 2001 – Navy, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1847 through present – Vikings
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lawrence.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lawrence.edu/athletics

LE MOYNE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Syracuse, New York
FOUNDED: 1946
ENROLLMENT: 2,749
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northeast Ten Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1999 through 2007 – Green, Gold
1946 through 1998 – Green, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Dolphins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lemoyne.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lemoynedolphins.com

LEBANON VALLEY COLLEGE
LOCATION: Annville, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1866
ENROLLMENT: 1,785
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: MAC Commonwealth Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Royal Blue, White
2006 through 2010 – Royal Blue, White, Red
2000 through 2005 – Navy, White
1866 through 1999 – Royal Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1866 through present – Flying Dutchmen
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lvc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: godutchmen.com

LEE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Cleveland, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1918
ENROLLMENT: 4,016
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of God
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II), NAIA, NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Gulf South Conference (2014)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1918 through present – Maroon, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1918 through present – Flames
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1918 through present – Lady Flames
INSTITUTIONAL URL: leeuniversity.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goleeflames.com

LEES-MCRAE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Banner Elk, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1900
ENROLLMENT: 837
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Conference Carolinas
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Forest Green, Gold
2005 through 2009 – Forest Green, Gold
1900 through 2004 – Forest Green, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1900 through present – Bobcats
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lmc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lmcbobcats.com

LEHIGH UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1865
ENROLLMENT: 4,869
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Patriot League
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2004 through present – Dark Brown, Yellow, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2004 through present – Dark Brown, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1996 through 2003 – Brown, White
1865 through 1995 – Brown, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1995 through present – Mountain Hawks
1865 through 1994 – Engineers
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1865 through present – Brown & White
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lehigh.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lehighsports.com

LEHMAN COLLEGE OF THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
LOCATION: Bronx, New York
FOUNDED: 1931
ENROLLMENT: 9,577
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State and Locally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: City University of New York Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Blue, Green
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Yellow, Orange, Red, Purple, Green, Brown, Light Warm Gray, Dark Warm Gray, Yellow 2, Blue, Purple 2, Pink, Green 2, Orange 2, Blue 2
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2000 through present – Vegas Gold, Royal Blue
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1931 through 1999 – Royal Blue, Kelly Green
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2000 through present – Lightning
1931 through 1999 – Lancers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lehman.cuny.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lehmanathletics.com

LEMOYNE-OWEN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Memphis, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1862
ENROLLMENT: 592
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1862 through present – Purple, Old Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1862 through present – Magicians
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1862 through present – Lady Magicians
INSTITUTIONAL URL: loc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.loc.edu

LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Hickory, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1891
ENROLLMENT: 1,595
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Lutheran
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: South Atlantic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Red, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Cardinal, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1891 through 2006 – Cardinal, Black
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Bears
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Lady Bears
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lr.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lrbears.com

LESLEY UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Cambridge, Massachusetts
FOUNDED: 1909
ENROLLMENT: 1,568
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Primarily Women
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2002 through present – Forest Green, Gold
1909 through 2001 – Forest Green, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1909 through present – Lynx
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lesley.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.lesley.edu

LETOURNEAU UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Longview, Texas
FOUNDED: 1946
ENROLLMENT: 2,450
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III), NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: American Southwest Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Royal Blue, Gold
1946 through 2002 – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Yellow Jackets
INSTITUTIONAL URL: letu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: letuathletics.com

LEWIS & CLARK COLLEGE
LOCATION: Portland, Oregon
FOUNDED: 1867
ENROLLMENT: 2,150
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northwest Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1998 through present – Black, Orange
1867 through 1997 – Black, Orange
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1867 through present – Pioneers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lclark.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lcpioneers.com

LEWIS UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Romeoville, Illinois
FOUNDED: 1932
ENROLLMENT: 4,474
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Lakes Valley Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Burgundy, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Red, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1932 through 2006 – Red, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1932 through present – Flyers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lewisu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lewisflyers.com

LEWIS-CLARK STATE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lewiston, Idaho
FOUNDED: 1893
ENROLLMENT: 4,525
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Frontier Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Blue, White, Red
2004 through 2007 – Blue, White, Red
1999 through 2003 – Navy, White, Red
1893 through 1998 – Columbia Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1893 through present – Warriors
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lcsc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lcwarriors.com

LIBERTY UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Lynchburg, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1971
ENROLLMENT: 11,581
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Big South Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, Red
2007 through 2012 – Blue, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Red, White, Blue
2007 through 2012 – Red, White, Liberty Blue
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1971 through 2006 – Red, White, Liberty Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1971 through present – Flames
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1971 through present – Lady Flames
INSTITUTIONAL URL: liberty.edu
ATHLETICS URL: libertyflames.com

+ L.I.F.E. BIBLE COLLEGE-EAST
LOCATION: Christianburg, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1957
TRANSITION YEAR: 2003 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: nondenominational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1957 through 2003 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1957 through 2003 – Swordsmen

LIFE PACIFIC COLLEGE
LOCATION: San Dimas, California
FOUNDED: 1923
ENROLLMENT: 514
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: International Church of the Foursquare Gospel
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1997 through present – Blue, Gold
1923 through 1996 – Cardinal, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1997 through present – Warriors
1923 through 1996 – Vikings
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lifepacific.edu

LIFE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Marietta, Georgia
FOUNDED: 1974
ENROLLMENT: 862
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Association of Independent Institutions
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, Gold
1974 through 2007 – Green, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1974 through present – Running Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: life.edu
ATHLETICS URL: liferunningeagles.com

LIMESTONE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Gaffney, South Carolina
FOUNDED: 1845
ENROLLMENT: 858
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Conference Carolinas
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Royal Blue, Gold
1845 through 1999 – Royal Blue, Old Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1845 through present – Saints
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1845 through present – Lady Saints
INSTITUTIONAL URL: limestone.edu
ATHLETICS URL: golimestonesaints.com

LINCOLN CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Lincoln, Illinois
FOUNDED: 1944
ENROLLMENT: 679
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Christian Churches and Churches of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Independent
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1944 through present – Red, White, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2010 through present – Red Lions
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1944 through 2009 – Preachers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1944 through 2009 – Angels
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lincolnchristian.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lincolnchristian.edu/athletics

LINCOLN MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Harrogate, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1897
ENROLLMENT: 1,851
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: South Atlantic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1897 through present – Blue, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1897 through present – Railsplitters
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lmunet.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lmurailsplitters.com

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Jefferson City, Missouri
FOUNDED: 1866
ENROLLMENT: 3,192
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Navy, Gray
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2003 through present – Navy, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1866 through 2002 – Navy, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1866 through present – Blue Tigers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1866 through present – Tigerettes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lincolnu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lubluetigers.com

LINCOLN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Lincoln University, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1854
ENROLLMENT: 1,680
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Related, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1854 through present – Orange, Royal Blue
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1854 through present – Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lincoln.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lulions.com

LINDENWOOD UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: St. Charles, Missouri
FOUNDED: 1827
ENROLLMENT: 7,811
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletic Association
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1827 through present – Black, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1827 through present – Lions
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1827 through present – Lady Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lindenwood.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lindenwoodlions.com

LINDENWOOD UNIVERSITY-BELLEVILLE
LOCATION: Belleville, Illinois
FOUNDED: 2003
ENROLLMENT: 2,600
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA, USCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Association of Independent Institutions
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Maroon, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2003 through present – Lynx
INSTITUTIONAL URL: belleville.lindenwood.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lindenwoodlynx.com

LINDSEY WILSON COLLEGE
LOCATION: Columbia, Kentucky
FOUNDED: 1903
ENROLLMENT: 2,187
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mid-South Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Blue, White
1903 through 2006 – Blue, White, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1903 through present – Blue Raiders
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lindsey.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lindseyathletics.com

LINFIELD COLLEGE
LOCATION: McMinnville, Oregon
FOUNDED: 1849
ENROLLMENT: 1,663
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: American Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northwest Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Red, Purple
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Cardinal, Purple
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2003 through 2010 – Cardinal, Purple
1849 through 2002 – Cardinal, Purple
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1849 through present – Wildcats
INSTITUTIONAL URL: linfield.edu
ATHLETICS URL: linfield.edu/sports

LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Nashville, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1891
ENROLLMENT: 2,675
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Atlantic Sun Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Purple, Gold
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2004 through 2011 – Purple, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2004 through 2011 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1891 through 2003 – Purple, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Bisons
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1891 through present – Lady Bisons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lipscomb.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lipscombsports.com

LIVINGSTONE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Salisbury, North Carolina
FOUNDED: 1879
ENROLLMENT: 960
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: African Methodist Episcopal
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Columbia Blue, Black
1879 through 2006 – Columbia Blue, Black
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1879 through present – Blue Bears
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1879 through present – Lady Blue Bears
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1879 through present – Fighting Blue Bears
INSTITUTIONAL URL: livingstone.edu
ATHLETICS URL: bluebearathletics.com

LOCK HAVEN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
LOCATION: Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1870
ENROLLMENT: 5,029
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1999 through present – Crimson, White
1870 through 1998 – Crimson, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1870 through present – Bald Eagles
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1870 through present – Lady Eagles
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lhup.edu
ATHLETICS URL: golhu.com

LOMA LINDA UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Loma Linda, California
FOUNDED: 1905
ENROLLMENT: 1,232
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Seventh-Day Adventist
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Regent Red, Platinum Gray
1905 through 2007 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1905 through present – none
INSTITUTIONAL URL: llu.edu

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY-BROOKLYN CAMPUS [LIU Brooklyn]
LOCATION: Brooklyn, New York
FOUNDED: 1926
ENROLLMENT: 5,109
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northeast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Black, Blue
1998 through 2011 – Black, Blue, Green, Gold, Red
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through 2011 – Ultramarine Blue, Gold, Green, Purple, Burgundy, Midnight Blue, Gray, Metallic Silver
(Standard Color Palette)
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through 2011 – Miscellaneous Colors
(Campus Color Palettes)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Black, Silver, Gold
1998 through 2007 – Black, Silver, Royal Blue
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1926 through 1997 – Columbia Blue, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1926 through present – Blackbirds
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1926 through present – Lady Blackbirds
INSTITUTIONAL URL: liu.edu/Brooklyn
ATHLETICS URL: liuathletics.com

LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY-C.W. POST CAMPUS [LIU Post]
LOCATION: Brookville, New York
FOUNDED: 1954
ENROLLMENT: 8,315
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: East Coast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Black, Yellow
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Green, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1998 through 2011 – Green, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through 2011 – Medium Green, Gold, Olive Green, Brown, Burgundy, Midnight Blue, Warm Gray, Metallic Gold
(Standard Color Palette)
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through 2011 – Green, Gold, Red, Warm Gray
(Brentwood Campus (alternate colors))
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1954 through 1997 – Green, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1954 through present – Pioneers
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1954 through present – Lady Pioneers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: liu.edu/CWPost
ATHLETICS URL: liupostpioneers.com

# LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY, SOUTHAMPTON COLLEGE
LOCATION: Southampton, New York
FOUNDED: 1963
TRANSITION YEAR: 2006 (Merged)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1998 through 2006 – Blue, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1998 through 2006 – Bright Teal, Gold, Earthy Green, Earthy Brown, Midnight Blue, Periwinkle, Warm Gray, Metallic Bronze
(Standard Color Palette)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1963 through 1997 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1963 through present – Colonials
INSTITUTIONAL URL: southampton.liu.edu

LONGWOOD UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Farmville, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1839
ENROLLMENT: 4,355
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Big South Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2014 through present – Blue, Gray
2006 through 2013 – Blue, Gray
2002 through 2005 – Lancer Blue, White, Gray
1839 through 2001 – Blue, White
YOUTH MARK COLORS:
2014 through present – Gray, Blue, Black, Red, Green, White
(“Elwood”)
2006 through 2013 – Gray, Blue, Black, Red, Green, White
(“Elwood”)
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1839 through present – Lancers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: longwood.edu
ATHLETICS URL: longwoodlancers.com

LORAS COLLEGE
LOCATION: Dubuque, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1839
ENROLLMENT: 1,514
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Purple, Gold
1839 through 2007 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1839 through present – Duhawks
INSTITUTIONAL URL: loras.edu
ATHLETICS URL: duhawks.com

LOUISIANA BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Shreveport, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1973
ENROLLMENT: 650
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Private, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Baptist
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1973 through present – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1973 through present – Warriors
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lbu.edu

+ LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Sunset, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 0
TRANSITION YEAR: (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Christian
OFFICIAL COLORS:
0 through present – Maroon, Silver
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
0 through present – Runnin’ Royals

LOUISIANA COLLEGE
LOCATION: Pineville, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1906
ENROLLMENT: 1,153
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Southern Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: American Southwest Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Rust Orange, Navy
1906 through 2011 – Orange, Royal Blue
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1906 through present – Wildcats
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1906 through present – Lady Wildcats
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lacollege.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lcwildcats.net

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AND AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL COLLEGE [LSU]
LOCATION: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1860
ENROLLMENT: 23,977
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southeastern Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Purple, Gold
2006 through 2008 – Royal Purple, Gold
2002 through 2005 – Royal Purple, Gold
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Purple 1, Purple 2, Yellow 1, Beige 1, Tan 1, Brown 1, Orange 1, Pink 1, Orange 2, Pink 2, Purple 3, Blue 1, Purple 4, Green 1, Green 2, Green 3, Cyan 1, Cyan 2, Black 1, Gray 1, Gray 2, Gray 3
(Expanded Color Palette)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Purple, Gold
2002 through 2005 – Purple, Gold
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Purple, Gold 1, Gold 2, Gold 3, Gold 4, Black, Pink, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1977 through 2001 – Purple, Gold
1860 through 1976 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1860 through present – Fighting Tigers
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1860 through present – Bayou Bengals
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lsu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lsusports.net

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AT ALEXANDRIA
LOCATION: Alexandria, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1960
ENROLLMENT: 2,407
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Association of Independent Institutions
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Royal Blue, Gold
1960 through 2007 – Purple, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2008 through present – Generals
1960 through 2007 – Tigers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lsua.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lsuagenerals.com

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY IN SHREVEPORT
LOCATION: Shreveport, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1965
ENROLLMENT: 4,134
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Red River Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Navy, Gold
2001 through 2010 – Blue, Gold
1997 through 2000 – Navy, Gold
1965 through 1996 – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1965 through present – Pilots
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lsus.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lsusathletics.com

LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Ruston, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1894
ENROLLMENT: 8,958
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Conference USA
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2011 through present – Blue, Red
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Reflex Blue, Red
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through 2010 – Reflex Blue, Red
2000 through 2007 – Reflex Blue, Red
1894 through 1999 – Columbia Blue, Red
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1894 through present – Bulldogs
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1894 through present – Lady Techsters
INSTITUTIONAL URL: latech.edu
ATHLETICS URL: latechsports.com

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE
LOCATION: Lafayette, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1898
ENROLLMENT: 15,143
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sun Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Red, Black
1999 through 2011 – Red, Black
INSTITUTIONAL SEAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Red, Black, Blue, Green, Gold, White
1898 through 2011 – Red, Black, Blue, Green, Gold, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Vermillion, White
1999 through 2011 – Vermillion, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1898 through 1998 – Vermillion, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1898 through present – Ragin’ Cajuns
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1898 through present – Lady Cajuns
INSTITUTIONAL URL: louisiana.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ragincajuns.com

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE
LOCATION: Monroe, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1931
ENROLLMENT: 7,243
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sun Belt Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Maroon, Gold
2006 through 2009 – Maroon, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2010 through present – Maroon, Gold
2006 through 2009 – Maroon, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2004 through 2005 – Maroon, Gold
1998 through 2003 – Cardinal, Gold
1931 through 1997 – Cardinal, Gold
COMMEMORATIVE MARK COLORS:
2006 – Maroon, Metallic Gold, White
(75th Anniversary)
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2006 through present – Warhawks
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1931 through 2005 – Indians
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1931 through 2005 – Lady Indians
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ulm.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ulmwarhawks.com

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE
LOCATION: Louisville, Kentucky
FOUNDED: 1798
ENROLLMENT: 15,727
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: American Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Red, Black
2009 through 2012 – Red, Black
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Purple, Maroon, Deep Orange, Orange, Brown, Tan, Cream, Goldenrod, Mustard, Moss, Olive, Green, Deep Aqua, Aqua, Slate, Light Slate
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Red, Black
2009 through 2012 – Red, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1980 through 2008 – Red, Black
1798 through 1979 – Cardinal, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1798 through present – Cardinals
INSTITUTIONAL URL: louisville.edu
ATHLETICS URL: gocards.com

LOURDES UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Sylvania, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1958
ENROLLMENT: 2,208
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Wolverine–Hoosier Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Terracotta, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Terracotta, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1958 through 2007 – unknown
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2008 through present – Gray Wolves
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lourdes.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lourdesathletics.com

LOYOLA MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Los Angeles, California
FOUNDED: 1911
ENROLLMENT: 6,069
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: West Coast Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Red, Gray
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Navy, Crimson
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2001 through 2007 – Navy, Crimson
1980 through 2000 – Crimson, Gray, Columbia Blue
1911 through 1979 – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1911 through present – Lions
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lmu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lmulions.com

LOYOLA UNIVERSITY CHICAGO
LOCATION: Chicago, Illinois
FOUNDED: 1870
ENROLLMENT: 9,723
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Missouri Valley Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Maroon, Gold
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Maroon, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through 2011 – Maroon, Gold
1990 through 1999 – Maroon, Gold
1870 through 1989 – Maroon, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1870 through present – Ramblers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: luc.edu
ATHLETICS URL: loyolaramblers.com

LOYOLA UNIVERSITY MARYLAND
LOCATION: Baltimore, Maryland
FOUNDED: 1852
ENROLLMENT: 3,863
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Patriot League
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Green, Black, Gold, Red, Gray, Light Gray
2002 through 2008 – Green, Black, Gold, Red, Gray, Light Gray
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Dark Green, Gray
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1852 through 2001 – Dark Green, Gray
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1852 through present – Greyhounds
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1852 through present – Lady Greyhounds
INSTITUTIONAL URL: loyola.edu
ATHLETICS URL: loyolagreyhounds.com

LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS
LOCATION: New Orleans, Louisiana
FOUNDED: 1912
ENROLLMENT: 3,165
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Southern States Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Maroon, Yellow-Gold
1912 through 1999 – Maroon, Yellow-Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1912 through present – Wolfpack
INSTITUTIONAL URL: loyno.edu
ATHLETICS URL: wolfpack.loyno.edu

LUBBOCK CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Lubbock, Texas
FOUNDED: 1957
ENROLLMENT: 1,640
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Heartland Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Blue, White
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Blue, White, Red
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1957 through 2006 – Blue, White, Red
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1957 through present – Chaparrals
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1957 through present – Lady Chaps
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lcu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lcuchaps.com

LUTHER COLLEGE
LOCATION: Decorah, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1861
ENROLLMENT: 2,473
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1861 through present – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1861 through present – Norse
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1861 through present – Norsemen
INSTITUTIONAL URL: luther.edu
ATHLETICS URL: luther.edu/sports

LYCOMING COLLEGE
LOCATION: Williamsport, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1812
ENROLLMENT: 1,365
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Methodist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: MAC Commonwealth Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1812 through present – Blue, Goldenrod
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1812 through present – Warriors
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lycoming.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.lycoming.edu

LYNCHBURG COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lynchburg, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1903
ENROLLMENT: 2,211
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Old Dominion Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2002 through present – Crimson, Gray
1903 through 2001 – Crimson, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1903 through present – Hornets
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lynchburg.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.lynchburg.edu

LYNDON STATE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lyndonville, Vermont
FOUNDED: 1911
ENROLLMENT: 1,323
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: North Atlantic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Green, Green 2, Yellow
2008 through 2011 – Green, Green 2, Green 3, Yellow
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Forest Green, Gold
2008 through 2010 – Green, White, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1911 through 2007 – Green, White, Gold
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1911 through present – Hornets
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1911 through present – Hornettes
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lyndonstate.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lyndonhornets.com

LYNN UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Boca Raton, Florida
FOUNDED: 1962
ENROLLMENT: 1,619
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Sunshine State Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2006 through present – Royal Blue, White
1962 through 2005 – Royal Blue, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1962 through present – Knights
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1962 through present – Lady Knights
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1962 through present – Fighting Knights
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lynn.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lynnfightingknights.com

LYON COLLEGE
LOCATION: Batesville, Arkansas
FOUNDED: 1872
ENROLLMENT: 600
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: American Midwest Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Navy, Crimson, Golden Yellow
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Medium Blue, Gold, Taupe
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1872 through 2006 – Red, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1872 through present – Scots
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1872 through present – Pipers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: lyon.edu
ATHLETICS URL: lyonscots.com

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