College Rankings - Most Scenic Campuses in California

When you're especially stressed out with schoolwork, sometimes the beauty of your collegiate atmosphere can bring you peace. Whether you're looking for Gothic-style buildings, shady trees, or open parks, one of these campuses is sure to fit the bill.

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Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
9.04 / 10
27
University of California - Davis
Davis, CA
9.02 / 10
28
Westmont College
Santa Barbara, CA
9.02 / 10
29
Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA
9.02 / 10
30
Simpson University
Redding, CA
8.99 / 10
31
Scripps College
Claremont, CA
8.96 / 10
32
Cal State Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
8.95 / 10
33
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
8.95 / 10
34
University of Redlands
Redlands, CA
8.92 / 10
35
California Institute of the Arts
Valencia, CA
8.82 / 10
36
Claremont McKenna College
Claremont, CA
8.82 / 10
37
Laguna College of Art & Design
Laguna Beach, CA
8.79 / 10
38
Chapman University
Orange, CA
8.76 / 10
39
University of California - Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
8.76 / 10
40
Whittier College
Whittier, CA
8.75 / 10
41
Claremont Graduate University
Claremont, CA
8.75 / 10
42
San Francisco Art Institute
San Francisco, CA
8.70 / 10
43
Alliant International University
San Diego, CA
8.70 / 10
44
University of La Verne
La Verne, CA
8.70 / 10
45
Holy Names University
Oakland, CA
8.67 / 10
46
Cal State San Marcos
San Marcos, CA
8.67 / 10
47
Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA
8.67 / 10
48
The Master's College & Seminary
Santa Clarita, CA
8.65 / 10
49
California Baptist University
Riverside, CA
8.62 / 10
50
California College of the Arts
San Francisco, CA
8.62 / 10