Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2014


2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012

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

Rank


(rank change vs 2013)

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 (1) Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2493 650

Harvard University

Yale University

University of California, Berkeley

2 (2) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2457 316

Princeton University

Stanford University

Caltech

3 (2) Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2408 793

Yale University

Stanford University

Princeton University

4 (1) Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2400 495

Yale University

Harvard University

Stanford University

5 (7) Duke University
Durham, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
2395 618

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Cornell University

6 (3) Yale University
New Haven, CT
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2389 613

Princeton University

Harvard University

Stanford University

7 (1) Caltech
Pasadena, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2342 116

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Harvey Mudd College

Carnegie Mellon University

8 (10) Pomona College
Claremont, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2274 233

Claremont McKenna College

Williams College

Amherst College

8 (16) Harvey Mudd College
Claremont, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2274 103

Caltech

Pomona College

Carnegie Mellon University

10 (3) Brown University
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2213 560

Yale University

Columbia University

Dartmouth College

11 (9) Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
2205 406

Boston College

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

12 (5) University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2196 651

Columbia University

Cornell University

Princeton University

13 (8) Columbia University
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2181 406

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Yale University

14 (8) University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
2165 719

Northwestern University

Columbia University

University of Pennsylvania

15 (227) Haverford College
Haverford, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2130 69

Swarthmore College

Wesleyan University

Vassar College

16 (5) Swarthmore College
Swarthmore, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2112 139

Williams College

Amherst College

Haverford College

17 (6) Tufts University
Medford, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2110 347

Brown University

Boston College

Georgetown University

18 (9) Amherst College
Amherst, MA
2105 161

Williams College

Swarthmore College

Middlebury College

19 (7) University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2104 1720

University of California, Los Angeles

Stanford University

University of California, San Diego

20 (6) Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT
Nearby: Not applicable
2096 160

Bowdoin College

Williams College

Amherst College

21 (19) Bates College
Lewiston, ME
Nearby: Portland, Lewiston, South Portland
2087 81

Colby College

Bowdoin College

Hamilton College

22 (23) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
2076 472

University of Virginia

Duke University

Wake Forest University

23 (6) Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Nearby: Nashville, Davidson, , Murfreesboro, , Columbia
2075 493

Duke University

Emory University

Washington University in St. Louis

24 (24) Wellesley College
Wellesley, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2071 163

Smith College

Bryn Mawr College

Barnard College

25 (—) Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
Nearby: Claremont
2068 361

Brown University

Princeton University

Yale University

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