Michigan State University

Location: East Lansing, MI
Founded: 1855
Primary Athletic Conference: Big Ten Conference
Nickname: Spartans
Colors: Green, White
Mascot Name: Sparty
Institution Website: www.msu.edu
Alumni Association: www.alumni.msu.edu
Athletics Website: www.msuspartans.com
Bookstore: www.spartanbook.com
Famous Alumni: Magic Johnson (Former NBA) James Caan (Actor) Plaxico Burress (Former NFL) Tom Sizemore (Actor/Producer) Kirk Gibson (Former MLB)
Fun Fact: *First institution of higher learning in the United States to teach scientific agriculture. *Notable discoveries include homogenization of milk and the anticancer drug cisplatin.