Auburn is located in Lee County and can be found on the eastern side of the state, roughly 100 miles southeast of Birmingham.
Academically, Auburn is well-known for its agriculture and architectural programs.
The university is also noted for its sports team, the Auburn Tigers. Auburn's athletics program run the gauntlet from men's football, the most well-identified with the university, to equestrian sport.
"Auburn University is a good pick. You are planning on going into building design, after all."
Yeah, but they still finished number 2.