Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2013


2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012

All Colleges | National Universities | Liberal Arts Colleges | Masters Colleges

Rank


(rank change vs 2012)

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 (—) Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2516 661

Yale University

Stanford University

Princeton University

2 (1) Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2483 488

Harvard University

Yale University

University of California, Berkeley

3 (1) Yale University
New Haven, CT
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2404 501

Princeton University

Harvard University

Stanford University

4 (2) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2384 252

Princeton University

Stanford University

Caltech

5 (3) Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2356 389

Yale University

Harvard University

Stanford University

6 (18) University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
2339 580

Northwestern University

Columbia University in the City of New York

University of Pennsylvania

7 (6) Brown University
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2326 463

Yale University

Columbia University in the City of New York

Dartmouth College

8 (1) Caltech
Pasadena, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2324 92

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Harvey Mudd College

Carnegie Mellon University

9 (11) Amherst College
Amherst, MA
2312 135

Williams College

Swarthmore College

Middlebury College

10 (3) United States Air Force Academy
USAF Academy, CO
Nearby: Colorado Springs
2303 59

United States Naval Academy

United States Military Academy

United States Coast Guard Academy

11 (—) Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2278 120

Williams College

Amherst College

Haverford College

12 (9) Duke University
Durham, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
2265 463

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Cornell University

13 (1) Williams College
Williamstown, MA
Nearby: Pittsfield
2263 143

Amherst College

Swarthmore College

Middlebury College

14 (23) Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT
Nearby: Not applicable
2262 124

Bowdoin College

Williams College

Amherst College

15 (2) United States Military Academy
West Point, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2241 47

United States Naval Academy

United States Air Force Academy

United States Coast Guard Academy

16 (—) United States Naval Academy
Annapolis, MD
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
2219 59

United States Air Force Academy

United States Military Academy

United States Coast Guard Academy

17 (12) University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2211 552

Columbia University in the City of New York

Cornell University

Princeton University

18 (10) Pomona College
Claremont, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2184 194

Claremont McKenna College

Williams College

Amherst College

19 (26) Carleton College
Northfield, MN
Nearby: Minneapolis, St. Paul, St. Cloud
2183 192

Macalester College

Grinnell College

Bowdoin College

20 (13) Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
2165 319

Boston College

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

21 (11) Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2163 325

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Brown University

22 (4) Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Nearby: Ithaca, Cortland
2118 715

University of Pennsylvania

Columbia University in the City of New York

Brown University

23 (16) Tufts University
Medford, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2110 289

Boston College

Brown University

Georgetown University

24 Harvey Mudd College
Claremont, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2100 77

Caltech

Pomona College

Carnegie Mellon University

25 (12) Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
Nearby: Claremont
2098 303

Brown University

Princeton University

University of Pennsylvania

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