Gonzaga University

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The Gonzaga University is a private university located in Spokane, Washington State. She is a Jesuit high school and one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. Currently, 6,375 students are enrolled.


The Gonzaga University was founded in 1887 by Father Joseph Cataldo, one coming from Italy priest. The university is named after Aloysius Gonzaga.


The sports teams are called the Gonzaga University Bulldogs. The university is a member of the West Coast Conference. Through their basketball team the little college in the country is a term. Thus, the Gonzaga University has also produced several NBA players.

Famous people

  • Sherman Alexie - writer
  • Marion Ashmore - American Football Player
  • Jason Bay - Baseball Player
  • Tony Canadeo - American Football Player
  • Brian Ching - Soccer Player
  • Bing Crosby - Singer
  • Austin Daye - Basketball Player
  • Dan Dickau - Basketball Player
  • Ray Flaherty - American football player and coach
  • Tom Foley - politicians, including many years as chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives and former Ambassador to Japan
  • Richie Frahm - basketball player
  • Christine Gregoire - Governor of Washington
  • Elias Harris - Basketball Player
  • Adam Morrison - Basketball Player
  • Kelly Olynyk - Basketball Player
  • Douglas Spradley - Coach
  • John Stockton - Basketball Player
  • Ronny Turiaf - Basketball Player