Kansas at a glance

Final Four

March 30, 2002

Founded: 1866.

Location: Lawrence, Kan.

Enrollment: 18,995 undergraduates.

Tuition and fees: $2,883 in-state, $9,810 out-of-state.

Famous alumni: Politician Bob Dole; basketball player Wilt Chamberlain; author Sara Paretsky; football player Gale Sayers; astronomer Clyde Tombaugh.

Academic ranking: No. 39 among public national universities, according to U.S. News & World Report (September 2001).

School colors: Crimson and blue.

Nickname: Jayhawks.

Last trip to Final Four: 1993.

NCAA basketball titles (2): 1952, 1988.

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