Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2015


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Rank


(rank change vs 2014)

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 (—) Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2419 927

Harvard University

Yale University

Princeton University

2 (—) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2370 456

Princeton University

Stanford University

Caltech

3 (—) Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2363 1023

Yale University

Stanford University

Princeton University

4 (2) Yale University
New Haven, CT
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2307 781

Princeton University

Harvard University

Stanford University

5 (1) Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2306 654

Yale University

Stanford University

Harvard University

6 (1) Caltech
Pasadena, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2255 174

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Harvey Mudd College

Carnegie Mellon University

7 (3) University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2227 839

Cornell University

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

8 (3) Duke University
Durham, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
2138 832

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Cornell University

9 (3) University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
2128 987

Northwestern University

Columbia University in the City of New York

University of Pennsylvania

9 (2) Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2128 583

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

Princeton University

11 (3) Brown University
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2110 751

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

University of Pennsylvania

12 (5) Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
Nearby: Claremont
2107 450

Brown University

Princeton University

Columbia University in the City of New York

13 (1) University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2081 2783

University of California, Los Angeles

Stanford University

University of California, San Diego

14 (11) Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
2045 545

University of Pennsylvania

Cornell University

Brown University

15 (4) University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2043 2635

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

University of Southern California

16 (6) University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2027 1952

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

17 (3) Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO
Nearby: St. Louis, St. Charles, Farmington
2017 791

Northwestern University

Vanderbilt University

Johns Hopkins University

18 (5) Tufts University
Medford, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2005 426

Boston College

Brown University

Amherst College

19 (4) University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Nearby: South Bend, Elkhart, Mishakawa
1991 930

Northwestern University

Vanderbilt University

Boston College

20 (4) Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1987 1123

University of Chicago

University of Pennsylvania

Cornell University

21 (—) Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Nearby: Ithaca, Cortland
1971 1149

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Columbia University in the City of New York

21 (5) Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Nearby: Nashville, Davidson, , Murfreesboro, , Columbia
1971 751

Duke University

Washington University in St. Louis

Emory University

23 (5) Brigham Young University-Provo
Provo, UT
Nearby: Salt Lake City, Ogden, Clearfield
1969 181

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Brigham Young University-Hawaii

Utah State University

24 (4) University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
Nearby: Detroit, Warren, Flint
1952 6316

Michigan State University

Harvard University

Northwestern University

25 (16) Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
1950 561

Boston College

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

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