QUICK FACTS
Location: Miami, FL
Founded: 1972
Enrollment: 48,000
Nickname: Panthers
Colors: Gold and Blue
President: Mark B. Rosenberg
Athletics Director: Pete Garcia
Senior Woman Administrator: Julie Berg
Media Relations Director: Paul Dodson
Ticket Office Phone: (305) 348-4263
Alumni Director: Duane Wiles

LINKS
Athletics Website: FIUsports.com
University Website: fiu.edu
Alumni Website: fiualumni.com
Facebook: FIU Athletics
Twitter: @FIUathletics
Convention Bureau: http://www.miamiandbeaches.com/
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ATHLETIC FACILITIES
Football Stadium: Alfonso Field at FIU Stadium (20,000)
Basketball/Volleyball Arena: US Century Bank Arena (5,000)
Baseball: FIU Baseball Stadium (2,000)
Softball: FIU Softball Complex (300)
Soccer: FIU Soccer Stadium (1,500)
Swimming: Biscayne Bay Aquatic Center
Tennis: FIU Tennis Courts

SPONSORED SPORTS (18)
MEN (7) - Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field
WOMEN (11) - Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming & Diving, Tennis, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field, Sand Volleyball, Volleyball

NOTABLE ALUMNI

  • OMAR BAEZ JR. - NASA launch director for Launch Services Program at John F. Kennedy Space Center
  • ANTWAN BARNES - Professional NFL American Football Player
  • DR. STEPHANIE BURNS - President & CEO of Dow Corning
  • ANDY GARCIA - Academy Award nominated actor
  • ADOLFO HENRIQUES - Chairman/CEO of Union Planters Bank-Florida
  • DENNIS LEHANE - Author of Mystic River
  • KIMBERLY LEEMANS - America's Next Top Model contestant
  • MIKE LOWELL - Major League Baseball player
  • KEV MARCUS - Violinist: hip-hop, jazz, classical
  • DAWN OSTROFF - CW Network president of entertainment
  • DANNY PINO - actor on CBS's Cold Case
  • REGYNALD WASHINGTON - Disney Regional Entertainment/ESPN Zone VP & GM

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