College Rankings - Friendliest Townies/Locals in New Jersey

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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1
Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ
9.08 / 10
2
Rider University
Lawrenceville, NJ
8.97 / 10
3
Drew University
Madison, NJ
8.85 / 10
4
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
8.80 / 10
5
College of Saint Elizabeth
Morristown, NJ
8.77 / 10
6
Richard Stockton New Jersey
Galloway, NJ
8.77 / 10
7
Saint Peter's University
Jersey City, NJ
8.75 / 10
8
Felician College
Lodi, NJ
8.72 / 10
9
Caldwell University
Caldwell, NJ
8.59 / 10
10
Rutgers University - Camden
Camden, NJ
8.57 / 10
11
Georgian Court University
Lakewood, NJ
8.54 / 10
12
Fairleigh Dickinson - Florham
Madison, NJ
8.54 / 10
13
Bloomfield College
Bloomfield, NJ
8.52 / 10
14
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Teaneck, NJ
8.50 / 10
15
Ramapo College of New Jersey
Mahwah, NJ
8.47 / 10
16
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ
8.45 / 10
17
Centenary College - New Jersey
Hackettstown, NJ
8.44 / 10
18
Thomas Edison State College
Trenton, NJ
8.44 / 10
19
William Paterson New Jersey
Wayne, NJ
8.37 / 10
20
New Jersey City University
Jersey City, NJ
8.29 / 10
21
Rutgers University - Newark
Newark, NJ
8.27 / 10
22
Rowan University
Glassboro, NJ
8.24 / 10
23
Kean University
Union, NJ
8.22 / 10
24
Monmouth University
West Long Branch, NJ
8.10 / 10
25
Seton Hall University
South Orange, NJ
8.07 / 10