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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University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA
9.12 / 10
177
University of Portland
Portland, OR
9.12 / 10
178
George Fox University
Newberg, OR
9.12 / 10
179
Our Lady of the Lake University
San Antonio, TX
9.12 / 10
180
Texas State University
San Marcos, TX
9.12 / 10
181
Southern Utah University
Cedar City, UT
9.12 / 10
182
Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, IL
9.12 / 10
183
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
9.10 / 10
184
Seattle Pacific University
Seattle, WA
9.10 / 10
185
Palm Beach Atlantic University
West Palm Beach, FL
9.10 / 10
186
Colorado School of Mines
Golden, CO
9.10 / 10
187
Amherst College
Amherst, MA
9.10 / 10
188
University of Saint Joseph
West Hartford, CT
9.10 / 10
189
Central Baptist College
Conway, AR
9.10 / 10
190
Oklahoma Baptist University
Shawnee, OK
9.10 / 10
191
Nicholls State University
Thibodaux, LA
9.10 / 10
192
Saint Francis - Indiana
Fort Wayne, IN
9.10 / 10
193
Wesleyan College
Macon, GA
9.10 / 10
194
University of Great Falls
Great Falls, MT
9.08 / 10
195
Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI
9.08 / 10
196
University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, MS
9.08 / 10
197
Adventist University
Orlando, FL
9.08 / 10
198
Cal State Channel Islands
Camarillo, CA
9.08 / 10
199
Bethel College - Indiana
Mishawaka, IN
9.08 / 10
200
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, MO
9.08 / 10