Michigan State University, located in East Lansing, was founded in 1855. It is a member of the Big Ten Conference and has had a swimming team since the 1920's. The team has produced numerous All-Americans, Big Ten Conference Champions, and Olympians.
For a more comprehensive history refer to the Spartan Sports Encyclopedia.
Numerous U.S. collegiate swimming programs have been shut down over the past several years, including in the Big 10. If you would like to show your support for keeping the MSU swim team viable, or would like to make a donation to the program, contact: Coach Matt Gianiodis.