Arizona at a glance

March 31, 2001

Founded: 1885

Location: Tucson, Ariz.

Enrollment: 26,258 undergraduates

Tuition and fees: $2,348 in-state, $9,804 out-of-state

Famous alumni: Golfers Annika Sorenstam and Jim Furyk; Mattel chief Robert Eckert; former Phillies manager Terry Francona; former senator and cabinet member Mo Udall; actor Craig T. Nelson, astronaut Tom Jones.

Academic ranking: No. 60, based on U.S. News & World Report's academic reputation score.

School colors: Red and white

Nickname: Wildcats. The orginal mascot, Rufus, was the gift of the 1915 freshman football team.

Last trip to Final Four: 1997.

NCAA basketball titles: One, 1997.

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