National Autonomous University of Mexico facts

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
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Official seal
Motto Por mi raza hablará el espíritu
Motto in English For my race the spirit shall speak
Established 22 September 1910
Type Public university
Endowment US$2.4 billion (2012)
Academic staff 36,750 (As of 2012)
Students 324,413 (2011–2012 academic year)
Undergraduates 187,195 (As of 2012)
Postgraduates 26,169 (As of 2012)
Location Mexico City, Mexico
Campus Urban, 7.3 km2 (2.8 sq mi), main campus only
Colors Blue and gold           
Athletics 41 varsity teams
Mascot Cougar
Website www.unam.mx/index/en

The National Autonomous University of México (UNAM) a university in Mexico City. It is one of the biggest universities in Mexico and Latin America. UNAM was started on 22 September 1910 by Justo Sierra.

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