College Rankings - Friendliest Townies/Locals in Texas

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
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
10.00 / 10
2
University of Texas - Austin
Austin, TX
9.78 / 10
3
Rice University
Houston, TX
9.68 / 10
4
Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX
9.63 / 10
5
St. Edward's University
Austin, TX
9.50 / 10
6
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
9.47 / 10
7
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, TX
9.35 / 10
8
Lubbock Christian University
Lubbock, TX
9.32 / 10
9
Abilene Christian University
Abilene, TX
9.32 / 10
10
University of North Texas
Denton, TX
9.18 / 10
11
University of Texas - El Paso
El Paso, TX
9.15 / 10
12
Our Lady of the Lake University
San Antonio, TX
9.12 / 10
13
Texas State University
San Marcos, TX
9.12 / 10
14
Wayland Baptist University
Plainview, TX
9.03 / 10
15
Texas Woman's University
Denton, TX
9.03 / 10
16
Southwestern Adventist University
Keene, TX
9.00 / 10
17
Dallas Baptist University
Dallas, TX
9.00 / 10
18
University of Texas - Tyler
Tyler, TX
8.99 / 10
19
University of Texas - Permian Basin
Odessa, TX
8.99 / 10
20
North Texas Health Science
Fort Worth, TX
8.99 / 10
21
University of Houston - Victoria
Victoria, TX
8.99 / 10
22
Tarleton State University
Stephenville, TX
8.99 / 10
23
St. Philip's College
San Antonio, TX
8.99 / 10
24
Southwestern Assemblies of God
Waxahachie, TX
8.97 / 10
25
Howard Payne University
Brownwood, TX
8.97 / 10