Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2018

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(rank change vs 2017)



(Elo points)


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

50 Spring Hill College
Mobile, AL
Nearby: Mobile, Daphne, Fairhope
1612 58

University of Mobile

University of West Alabama

University of Montevallo

50 (197) Concordia University - Saint Paul
Saint Paul, MN
Nearby: Minneapolis, St. Paul, St. Cloud
1612 141

Hamline University

Augsburg College

Metropolitan State University

50 University of New England
Biddeford, ME
Nearby: Portland, Lewiston, South Portland
1612 61

University of Southern Maine

Colby-Sawyer College

University of Maine

54 (10) Indiana University - Southeast
New Albany, IN
Nearby: Louisville, Jefferson County, , Elizabethtown, Scottsburg
1610 572

University of Southern Indiana

University of Louisville

Bellarmine University

55 (49) Virginia State University
Petersburg, VA
Nearby: Richmond
1608 277

Norfolk State University

Virginia Union University

Hampton University

56 (2) Cal Poly Pomona
Pomona, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1607 2715

California State University, Fullerton

University of California, Riverside

California State University, Long Beach

56 (129) Albany State University
Albany, GA
Nearby: Albany
1607 120

Savannah State University

Fort Valley State University

University of West Georgia

56 (24) University of Dubuque
Dubuque, IA
Nearby: Dubuque
1607 138

Loras College

Clarke University

Saint Ambrose University

59 (16) University of Redlands
Redlands, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1605 525

Whittier College

University of La Verne

Chapman University

59 (51) University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO
Nearby: Kansas City, Overland Park, Kansas City
1605 149

Northwest Missouri State University

Missouri Western State University

Missouri State University

61 (120) Union College
Barbourville, KY
Nearby: London
1601 143

University of the Cumberlands

Union College

Lincoln Memorial University

62 (183) Whitworth University
Spokane, WA
1599 148

Pacific Lutheran University

Seattle Pacific University

Gonzaga University

63 (16) University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
La Crosse, WI
Nearby: La Crosse
1598 3117

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

University of Wisconsin - Madison

63 (49) Newman University
Wichita, KS
Nearby: Wichita, Winfield
1598 108

Friends University

Butler Community College

Wichita State University

65 (7) University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Eau Claire, WI
Nearby: Eau Claire, Menomonie
1597 2496

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Winona State University

66 Dallas Baptist University
Dallas, TX
Nearby: Dallas, Fort Worth
1595 50

Abilene Christian University

Houston Baptist University

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

67 (17) Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA
Nearby: Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Gainesville
1594 775

Georgia State University

Georgia Southern University

University of West Georgia

68 (35) Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
Nearby: Cincinnati, Middletown, Wilmington
1593 1377

Eastern Kentucky University

Morehead State University

Western Kentucky University

69 (48) Purdue University-Calumet Campus
Hammond, IN
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1589 550

Indiana University - Northwest

Purdue University-North Central Campus

Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest

70 Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Clarion, PA
Nearby: Not applicable
1588 62

Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

71 Fairmont State University
Fairmont, WV
1587 87

West Virginia Wesleyan College

Marshall University

Glenville State College

72 (39) Georgia College and State University
Milledgeville, GA
Nearby: Milledgeville
1586 326

North Georgia College & State University

Georgia Southern University

Kennesaw State University

73 (11) Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY
Nearby: Lexington, Fayette, , Frankfort, , Richmond
1583 1947

Western Kentucky University

Morehead State University

University of Kentucky

74 (2) University of Tampa
Tampa, FL
Nearby: Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater
1580 694

University of South Florida

Florida Gulf Coast University

University of North Florida

75 (16) University of Michigan - Dearborn
Dearborn, MI
Nearby: Detroit, Warren, Flint
1578 2550

Wayne State University

Eastern Michigan University

University of Detroit Mercy

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