Arizona State University

Arizona State University is a public research university in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Founded in 1885 by the 13th Arizona Territorial Legislature, ASU is one of the largest public... Wikipedia

  • Former names:  Territorial Normal School (1885–1889), Tempe Normal School of Arizona (1889–1903), Tempe Normal School (1903–1925), Tempe State Teachers College (1925–1929), Arizona State Teachers College (1929–1945), Arizona State College (1945–1958)
  • Type:  Public research university
  • Established:  March 12, 1885
  • Parent institution:  Arizona Board of Regents
  • Academic affiliation:  URA, Space-grant
  • Endowment:  $1.3 billion (2021)
  • Budget:  $4.0 billion (2023)
  • President:  Michael M. Crow
  • Provost:  Nancy Gonzales
  • Academic staff:  4,704
  • Students:  52,386, Tempe, 11,360, Downtown Phoenix, 5,168, Polytechnic, 5,390, West, 53,993, online
  • Undergraduates:  103,609
  • Postgraduates:  25,179
  • Campus:  Midsize City, Tempe: 661.6 acres, Polytechnic: 574.55 acres, West: 277.92 acres, Downtown Phoenix: 17.97 acres
  • Colors:  ASU Maroon and ASU Gold
  • Mascot:  Sparky
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS – Pac-12, MPSF
  • Website:  www.asu.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo