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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
FIU Links
Athletics Website:
University Website:
Alumni Website:
Facebook: FIU Athletics
Twitter: @FIUathletics
Convention Bureau:
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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