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Overall Experience
Most Content Freshmen 1out of 272
Oldest Colleges 4out of 547
Hardest to Get In 7out of 1,669
Highest-Ranked High School Students 12out of 446
Best Social Scene 56out of 1,378
Most Applicants Per Year 57out of 1,681
Best Overall Student Experience 65out of 1,380
If I Could Do It All Over Again 72out of 1,420
Highest Tuition 74out of 1,856
Most Expensive On-Campus Living 96out of 1,710
Most Freshmen 324out of 1,682
Most Transfer Students 366out of 425
Most Full-Time Students 388out of 2,191
Most Part-Time Students 1681out of 2,156
Academics A+
Best Registration Process 8out of 1,394
Smartest Professors 8out of 1,392
Best Course Variety 10out of 1,394
Most Flexible Curriculums 12out of 1,394
Most Available Classes 19out of 1,395
Best Use of Teaching Assistants 53out of 1,381
Professors Most Interested in Classes 112out of 1,391
Best Academic Advisers 227out of 1,391
Best Technology in the Classroom 740out of 1,390
Most Caring Professors 901out of 1,390
Best Online Course Options 1099out of 1,385
Most Manageable Workloads 1188out of 1,394
Athletics B
Best Intramural Sports 34out of 1,367
Most Active Varsity Sports 1303out of 1,368
Campus Dining A
Best Ethnic/Kosher Options 20out of 1,392
Healthiest Dining Options 36out of 1,391
Best Cafeteria Variety 43out of 1,390
Best Quality Food 43out of 1,392
Best Vegetarian/Vegan-Friendly Options 69out of 1,388
Best Late-Night Dining Options 257out of 1,389
Campus Housing A+
Best Dorm Atmosphere 5out of 1,380
Most Spacious Dorms 10out of 1,378
Shortest Walk to Class 82out of 1,380
Cleanest Dorms 84out of 1,382
Campus Strictness A+
Most Lenient Parking 22out of 1,380
Best Campus Police 82out of 1,406
Strictest Honor Code 906out of 1,380
Computers A+
Fastest Internet 5out of 1,414
Best Wireless Availability 15out of 1,414
Best Network Reliability 20out of 1,415
Best Computer Availability 92out of 1,416
Diversity A+
Most Liberal Schools 42out of 1,394
Most Open-Minded Schools 276out of 1,401
Most Conservative Schools 1354out of 1,394
Drug Safety C+
Most Social Drinkers 80out of 1,333
Least Peer-Pressured Students 1034out of 1,307
Most Drug-Free Campuses 1092out of 1,338
Best Schools for Non-Drinkers 1252out of 1,333
Least Underage Drinkers 1278out of 1,339
Facilities A+
Best Performance Venues 4out of 1,368
Best Library 12out of 1,380
Greenest Campuses 31out of 1,366
Best Athletic Facilities 210out of 1,376
Best Student Centers 497out of 1,380
Girls A
Smartest Girls 16out of 1,344
Friendliest Girls 92out of 1,350
Hottest Girls 105out of 1,345
Most Creative/Artsy Girls 111out of 1,345
Party Girls 388out of 1,342
Most Athletic Girls 537out of 1,346
Most Religious Girls 1272out of 1,344
Greek Life C+
Best Greek Housing 14out of 1,253
Where Greek Life Rules 669out of 1,254
Best Greek/Non-Greek Relations 917out of 1,172
Most Selective Greek Organizations 923out of 1,181
Guys A+
Smartest Guys 20out of 1,331
Most Creative/Artsy Guys 37out of 1,328
Hottest Guys 42out of 1,332
Friendliest Guys 75out of 1,334
Party Guys 210out of 1,332
Most Athletic Guys 1044out of 1,334
Most Religious Guys 1223out of 1,329
Health & Safety C+
Most Visible Campus Police 1051out of 1,400
Safest Campuses 1208out of 1,385
Best Student Health Center 1333out of 1,368
Local Atmosphere B-
Best School Dining 22out of 1,417
Most Museums/Cultural Attractions 155out of 1,419
Most Affordable Campus Towns 247out of 1,417
Most Exciting Nightlife 319out of 1,414
Best Schools for City Living 412out of 1,417
Most Scenic Campuses 627out of 1,418
Best Shopping Centers 720out of 1,419
Best Proximity to Other Schools 937out of 1,407
Best Areas to Live In After Graduation 995out of 1,420
Safest Surroundings 1352out of 1,421
Best Pro Sports Teams 1366out of 1,415
Friendliest Townies/Locals 1367out of 1,419
Nightlife A+
Best Drink Prices 38out of 1,323
Biggest Party Schools 144out of 1,372
Tamest Party Scenes 1229out of 1,372
Off-Campus Dining A+
Best Off-Campus Dining Variety 66out of 1,433
Best Off-Campus Dining Cost 148out of 1,393
Off-Campus Housing C
Best Off-Campus Housing Options 1321out of 1,362
Parking C+
Best Parking Availability 780out of 1,392
Most Reasonable Permit Costs 951out of 1,386
Best Off-Campus Parking 1229out of 1,398
Transportation B+
Best Campus Transit 205out of 1,369
Most Easily Accessible Town 272out of 1,392
Best Car Campuses 1346out of 1,390
Weather C
Coldest Winters 128out of 503
Hottest Summers 401out of 503

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