College Rankings - Friendliest Townies/Locals

Sometimes, "townies," or residents who live in a college town, get a bad rap. But these colleges and universities have affable townsfolk who embrace students for their youth, willingness to learn, and—more importantly—their business.

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1201
University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI
8.34 / 10
1202
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
8.34 / 10
1203
SUNY Purchase College
Purchase, NY
8.34 / 10
1204
University of Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
8.34 / 10
1205
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL
8.34 / 10
1206
University of Detroit Mercy
Detroit, MI
8.32 / 10
1207
CUNY John Jay Criminal Justice
New York, NY
8.32 / 10
1208
Frostburg State University
Frostburg, MD
8.32 / 10
1209
St. Lawrence University
Canton, NY
8.32 / 10
1210
Saint Paul's College - Virginia
Lawrenceville, VA
8.32 / 10
1211
Ringling College of Art & Design
Sarasota, FL
8.32 / 10
1212
Keene State College
Keene, NH
8.32 / 10
1213
Chowan University
Murfreesboro, NC
8.32 / 10
1214
Connecticut College
New London, CT
8.32 / 10
1215
Washington & Lee University
Lexington, VA
8.32 / 10
1216
Suffolk University
Boston, MA
8.32 / 10
1217
Mercyhurst University
Erie, PA
8.32 / 10
1218
Salve Regina University
Newport, RI
8.30 / 10
1219
Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL
8.30 / 10
1220
Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA
8.30 / 10
1221
Lafayette College
Easton, PA
8.30 / 10
1222
Indiana Wesleyan University
Marion, IN
8.30 / 10
1223
SUNY Oswego
Oswego, NY
8.30 / 10
1224
University of Maryland - Baltimore
Baltimore, MD
8.30 / 10
1225
UMass - Boston
Boston, MA
8.30 / 10