University of Utah
|University of Utah|
|City:||Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Sports:||baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, gymnastics, skiing, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball|
|Mascot:||"Swoop" A red tailed hawk (Utes)|
The University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, and was founded February 28, 1850. The school was originally named the University of Deseret, but in 1894 was renamed The University of Utah. The school is home to over 28,000 students and 13,760 faculty members.