Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2018


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

Rank


(rank change vs 2017)

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 (—) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2239 893

Princeton University

Stanford University

Caltech

2 (2) Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2131 1672

Harvard University

Yale University

Princeton University

3 (4) Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2096 923

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

Princeton University

4 (7) Yale University
New Haven, CT
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2077 1299

Princeton University

Harvard University

Stanford University

5 (5) Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2064 1056

Yale University

Stanford University

Harvard University

6 (4) Caltech
Pasadena, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2044 306

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Harvey Mudd College

Carnegie Mellon University

7 (2) Brown University
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2032 1195

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

University of Pennsylvania

8 (2) Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
Nearby: Claremont
2028 731

Brown University

Princeton University

Columbia University in the City of New York

9 (15) Duke University
Durham, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
1995 1420

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Cornell University

10 (1) University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
1973 5710

University of California, Los Angeles

Stanford University

University of California, San Diego

11 (8) University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1955 1561

Northwestern University

Columbia University in the City of New York

University of Pennsylvania

12 (6) University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Nearby: Charlottesville
1951 2394

Virginia Tech

College of William and Mary

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

13 (1) Rice University
Houston, TX
Nearby: Houston, Baytown, Huntsville
1942 844

Washington University in St. Louis

Johns Hopkins University

Duke University

14 (—) University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
Nearby: Detroit, Warren, Flint
1936 12795

Michigan State University

Harvard University

Northwestern University

15 (18) Tufts University
Medford, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1928 575

Boston College

Brown University

Amherst College

16 (4) University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1923 5687

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

University of Southern California

17 (10) University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Nearby: South Bend, Elkhart, Mishakawa
1920 1741

Northwestern University

Vanderbilt University

Boston College

18 (2) Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
1913 880

University of Pennsylvania

Cornell University

Brown University

19 (6) Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1898 1685

Yale University

Stanford University

Princeton University

20 (10) Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA
Nearby: Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Gainesville
1896 1863

University of Georgia

Carnegie Mellon University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

21 (18) University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
1882 1369

Cornell University

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

22 (6) University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1872 3452

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

23 (5) Brigham Young University-Provo
Provo, UT
Nearby: Salt Lake City, Ogden, Clearfield
1854 522

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Brigham Young University-Hawaii

Utah State University

24 (1) Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Nearby: Nashville, Davidson, , Murfreesboro, , Columbia
1851 1249

Duke University

Washington University in St. Louis

Emory University

25 (8) Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Nearby: Ithaca, Cortland
1839 1912

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Columbia University in the City of New York

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