College Colors & Nicknames: Four-Year Schools – U

UNION COLLEGE
LOCATION: Barbourville, Kentucky
FOUNDED: 1879
ENROLLMENT: 818
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NAIA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Appalachian Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1999 through present – Orange, Black
1879 through 1998 – Orange, Black
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1879 through present – Bulldogs
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1879 through present – Lady Bulldogs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: unionky.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ucbulldogs.com

UNION COLLEGE
LOCATION: Lincoln, Nebraska
FOUNDED: 1891
ENROLLMENT: 821
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Seventh-Day Adventist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: Independent
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2003 through present – Red, Black
1999 through 2002 – Red, Black, Gold
1891 through 1998 – Red, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
2000 through present – Warriors
1891 through 1999 – Witnesses
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ucollege.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ucollege.edu/athletics

UNION COLLEGE
LOCATION: Schenectady, New York
FOUNDED: 1795
ENROLLMENT: 2,246
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Liberty League
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1998 through present – Garnet, White
1795 through 1997 – Garnet, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1795 through present – Dutchmen
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1795 through present – Dutchwomen
INSTITUTIONAL URL: union.edu
ATHLETICS URL: unionathletics.com

UNION PRESBYTERIAN SEMINARY
LOCATION: Richmond, Virginia
FOUNDED: 1812
ENROLLMENT: 0
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Private, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Presbyterian
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1812 through present – unknown
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1812 through present – Squirrels
INSTITUTIONAL URL: upsem.edu

UNION UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Jackson, Tennessee
FOUNDED: 1823
ENROLLMENT: 2,829
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Southern Baptist
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II), NCCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Gulf South Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Cardinal, Cream
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2007 through present – Beige, Light Green, Yellow, Orange, Tan, Brown, Dark Gray, Warm Gray, Purple, Blue, Blue-Gray, Green
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2007 through present – Red, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1998 through 2006 – Cardinal, White
1823 through 1997 – Scarlet, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1823 through present – Bulldogs
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1823 through present – Lady Bulldogs
INSTITUTIONAL URL: uu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: uuathletics.com

UNITED STATES AIR FORCE ACADEMY
LOCATION: USAF Academy, Colorado
FOUNDED: 1954
ENROLLMENT: 3,993
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Federally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mountain West Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Blue, Silver
MISCELLANEOUS INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2000 through present – Royal Blue, Red, Silver, Gold
(Class Colors)
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2000 through present – Air Force Blue, Silver
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1995 through 1999 – Air Force Blue, Silver
1954 through 1994 – Blue, Silver
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1954 through present – Falcons
INSTITUTIONAL URL: usafa.af.mil
ATHLETICS URL: goairforcefalcons.com

UNITED STATES COAST GUARD ACADEMY
LOCATION: New London, Connecticut
FOUNDED: 1876
ENROLLMENT: 902
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Federally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1876 through present – Royal Blue, White, Orange
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1876 through present – Bears
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1876 through present – Cadets
INSTITUTIONAL URL: uscga.edu
ATHLETICS URL: uscgasports.com

# UNITED STATES INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: San Diego, California
FOUNDED: 1952
TRANSITION YEAR: 2001 (Merged)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1998 through 2001 – Sun Gold, Royal Blue
1952 through 1997 – Columbia Blue, Sun Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1998 through 2001 – Globerunners
1952 through 1997 – Soaring Gulls
INSTITUTIONAL URL: usiu.edu

UNITED STATES MERCHANT MARINE ACADEMY
LOCATION: Kings Point, New York
FOUNDED: 1943
ENROLLMENT: 1,011
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Federally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Landmark Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1943 through present – Royal Blue, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1943 through present – Mariners
INSTITUTIONAL URL: usmma.edu
ATHLETICS URL: usmmasports.com

UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY [Army]
LOCATION: West Point, New York
FOUNDED: 1802
ENROLLMENT: 4,591
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Federally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Patriot League
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Black, Gold, Gray
2006 through 2008 – Black, Gold, Gray
2003 through 2005 – Black, Gold, Gray
2000 through 2002 – Black, Gold, Gray
1802 through 1999 – Black, Gold, Gray
INSTITUTIONAL CREST COLORS:
2000 through present – Blue, Gold, Green, Red, Brown, Black, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1802 through present – Black Knights
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1802 through present – Lady Knights
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1802 through present – Cadets
INSTITUTIONAL URL: usma.edu
ATHLETICS URL: goarmysports.com

UNITED STATES NAVAL ACADEMY [Navy]
LOCATION: Annapolis, Maryland
FOUNDED: 1845
ENROLLMENT: 4,526
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Federally-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Patriot League
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2009 through present – Navy, Gold
1984 through 2008 – Navy, Gold
1845 through 1983 – Navy, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1845 through present – Midshipmen
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1845 through present – Mids
INSTITUTIONAL URL: usna.edu
ATHLETICS URL: navysports.com

UNITED STATES SPORTS ACADEMY
LOCATION: Daphne, Alabama
FOUNDED: 1972
ENROLLMENT: 107
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: Independent
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1972 through present – unknown
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1972 through present – unknown
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ussa.edu

+ UNITED WESLEYAN COLLEGE
LOCATION: Allentown, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1921
TRANSITION YEAR: 1990 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1921 through 1990 – Red, White, Blue
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1921 through 1990 – Warriors

UNITY COLLEGE
LOCATION: Unity, Maine
FOUNDED: 1965
ENROLLMENT: 544
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: USCAA
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Yankee Small College Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, White
1965 through 2007 – Gold, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1965 through present – Rams
INSTITUTIONAL URL: unity.edu
ATHLETICS URL: athletics.unity.edu

UPPER IOWA UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Fayette, Iowa
FOUNDED: 1857
ENROLLMENT: 4,632
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Peacock Blue, White
1987 through 2009 – Peacock Blue, White
1978 through 1986 – Blue, White
1857 through 1977 – Royal Blue, White
MEN’S NICKNAME:
1857 through present – Peacocks
WOMEN’S NICKNAME:
1857 through present – Lady Peacocks
INSTITUTIONAL URL: uiu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: upperiowaathletics.com

+ UPSALA COLLEGE
LOCATION: East Orange, New Jersey
FOUNDED: 1893
TRANSITION YEAR: 1995 (Closed)
ENROLLMENT: n/a
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Coeducational
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1893 through 1995 – Blue, Gray
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1893 through 1995 – Vikings
INSTITUTIONAL URL: upsala.org

URBANA UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Urbana, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1850
ENROLLMENT: 1,461
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Swedenborgian
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mountain East Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, White, Gray, Burgundy
2002 through 2012 – Blue, White, Gray, Burgundy
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2002 through present – Royal Blue, Silver
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1850 through 2001 – Blue, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1966 through present – Blue Knights
1927 through 1965 – Blue Streaks
INSTITUTIONAL URL: urbana.edu
ATHLETICS URL: sports.urbana.edu

URSINUS COLLEGE
LOCATION: Collegeville, Pennsylvania
FOUNDED: 1869
ENROLLMENT: 1,596
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Coeducational
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: United Church of Christ
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Centennial Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2005 through present – Red, Black
2001 through 2004 – Red, Black
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2001 through present – Blue, Yellow, Gray, Green, Orange, Cyan
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Red, Old Gold, Black
2001 through 2011 – Red, Old Gold, Black
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1869 through 2000 – Red, Old Gold, Black
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1869 through present – Bears
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1869 through present – Grizzlies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ursinus.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ursinusathletics.com

URSULINE COLLEGE
LOCATION: Pepper Pike, Ohio
FOUNDED: 1871
ENROLLMENT: 805
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent-Religious, Primarily Women
RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Roman Catholic
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division II)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Great Midwest Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Blue, White
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Light Blue, Violet, Red, Orange, Yellow, Beige
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1871 through 2012 – Royal Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1871 through present – Arrows
INSTITUTIONAL URL: ursuline.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ursulinearrows.com

UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Logan, Utah
FOUNDED: 1888
ENROLLMENT: 24,385
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Mountain West Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2012 through present – Aggie Blue, White
2009 through 2011 – Aggie Blue, White
1999 through 2008 – Aggie Blue, White
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
1999 through 2008 – Sandstone, Sunset, Apricot, Forest, Sage, Apple, Turquoise, Spruce, Rose, Lavender, Periwinkle, Blue, Lake, Sky, Ice, Harvest, Sun, Fire
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2012 through present – Navy, White, Pewter Gray
2009 through 2011 – Aggie Blue, White
1999 through 2008 – Aggie Blue, White
MASCOT COLORS:
2009 through 2011 – Blue, Silver, Copper, White
(“Big Blue”)
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1995 through 1998 – Aggie Blue, White
1888 through 1994 – Navy, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1888 through present – Aggies
INSTITUTIONAL URL: usu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: utahstateaggies.com

UTAH VALLEY UNIVERSITY
LOCATION: Orem, Utah
FOUNDED: 1941
ENROLLMENT: 30,370
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Western Athletic Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, Black
SUPPLEMENTAL INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2008 through present – Green 1, Green 2, Green 3, Blue 1, Blue 2, Beige 1, Beige 2, Gray 1, Gray 2, Beige 3, Beige 4, Yellow 1, Yellow 2, Brown 1, Brown 2, Yellow 3, Yellow 4
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2008 through present – Green, Gold
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2000 through 2007 – Forest Green, Gold
1941 through 1999 – Blue, Gold
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1941 through present – Wolverines
INSTITUTIONAL URL: uvu.edu
ATHLETICS URL: wolverinegreen.com

UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
LOCATION: Salt Lake City, Utah
FOUNDED: 1850
ENROLLMENT: 24,492
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, State-Supported, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division I)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Pacific-12 Conference
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2010 through present – Red, Black
2006 through 2009 – Red, Black
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2006 through present – Crimson, White
COLLEGE VAULT GRAPHICS COLORS:
2011 through present – Crimson, White
MASCOT COLORS:
2010 through present – Red, Dark Red, Black, Gray, White
YOUTH MARK COLORS:
2012 through present – Red, Black, Brown, Yellow, White
OFFICIAL COLORS:
1975 through 2005 – Crimson, White
1850 through 1974 – Crimson, White
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1972 through present – Utes
ALTERNATE NICKNAME:
1972 through present – Runnin’ Utes
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1850 through 1971 – Redskins
INSTITUTIONAL URL: utah.edu
ATHLETICS URL: utahutes.com

UTICA COLLEGE
LOCATION: Utica, New York
FOUNDED: 1946
ENROLLMENT: 2,881
SCHOOL TYPE: Four Year, Independent, Coeducational
ATHLETICS AFFILIATION: NCAA (Division III)
ATHLETICS CONFERENCE: Empire 8
INSTITUTIONAL COLORS:
2013 through present – Navy, Orange
ATHLETICS COLORS:
2013 through present – Navy, Orange
OFFICIAL COLORS:
2001 through 2012 – Navy, Burnt Orange
1946 through 2000 – Navy, Orange
OFFICIAL NICKNAME:
1946 through present – Pioneers
INSTITUTIONAL URL: utica.edu
ATHLETICS URL: ucpioneers.com

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