Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2012


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Rank

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

26 Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Nearby: Ithaca, Cortland
2001 464

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Columbia University in the City of New York

27 Scripps College
Claremont, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2000 48

Pitzer College

Claremont McKenna College

Pomona College

28 Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
Nearby: Not applicable
1996 62

Davidson College

University of Richmond

College of William and Mary

29 Colorado College
Colorado Springs, CO
Nearby: Colorado Springs
1981 103

Whitman College

Colby College

Grinnell College

30 University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Nearby: Charlottesville
1974 310

Virginia Tech

College of William and Mary

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

31 Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Nearby: Nashville, Davidson, , Murfreesboro, , Columbia
1971 259

Duke University

Washington University in St. Louis

Emory University

32 Haverford College
Haverford, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
1961 46

Swarthmore College

Vassar College

Bowdoin College

33 Georgetown University
Washington, DC
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
1959 218

Boston College

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

34 Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT
Nearby: Hartford, West Hartford, Willimantic
1952 102

Vassar College

Middlebury College

Bowdoin College

35 University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1950 635

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

University of Southern California

36 University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
1946 674

University of California, Los Angeles

Stanford University

University of California, San Diego

37 Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT
Nearby: Not applicable
1941 73

Bowdoin College

Williams College

Amherst College

38 Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1925 433

University of Chicago

University of Pennsylvania

Duke University

39 Tufts University
Medford, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1921 188

Boston College

Brown University

Amherst College

40 Smith College
Northampton, MA
1898 71

Mount Holyoke College

Wellesley College

Bryn Mawr College

41 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
1895 228

University of Virginia

Duke University

Vanderbilt University

42 University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1885 599

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

43 Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA
Nearby: Pittsburgh, New Castle
1880 291

Cornell University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Johns Hopkins University

44 Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1874 62

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rochester Institute of Technology

Stevens Institute of Technology

45 Carleton College
Northfield, MN
Nearby: Minneapolis, St. Paul, St. Cloud
1860 116

Macalester College

Grinnell College

Bowdoin College

46 University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX
Nearby: Dallas, Fort Worth
1859 31

University of North Texas

University of Texas at Arlington

University of Texas at Austin

47 Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO
Nearby: St. Louis, St. Charles, Farmington
1857 246

Northwestern University

Vanderbilt University

Johns Hopkins University

48 Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1848 49

Pratt Institute

Maryland Institute College of Art

School of Visual Arts

49 University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
Nearby: Detroit, Warren, Flint
1840 1258

Michigan State University

Harvard University

Northwestern University

50 Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
1837 79

Wesleyan University

Swarthmore College

Amherst College

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