Y Facts

About BYU

BYU Overview

BYU Overview

A brief description of BYU's unique mission and rigorous education system.

Historical Overview

History of BYU

Brief history on BYU's founding and progress through the years.

Quick Facts

Quick Facts 2014

Includes Alumni statistics, undergraduate enrollment snapshots, freshman profile, graduation statistics and tuition information.

School Spirit

Cosmo the Cougar

Brief history of Cosmo, BYU's Cougar mascot.

School Songs

BYU's two school songs: The Cougar Song (also known as the Cougar Fight Song), and the College Song for Brigham Young University.

Y Mountain

The Y

History of the giant "Y" that stands above Brigham Young University.

Painting the Y

History of whitewashing the block Y.

Lighting the Y

History of the lighting of the Y.