Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2012


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Rank

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2542 468

Yale University

Stanford University

Princeton University

2 Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2494 282

Yale University

Stanford University

Columbia University in the City of New York

3 Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2480 294

Yale University

Harvard University

Princeton University

4 Yale University
New Haven, CT
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2462 408

Princeton University

Harvard University

Stanford University

5 University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
2444 427

Columbia University in the City of New York

Cornell University

Princeton University

6 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2421 153

Princeton University

Stanford University

Caltech

7 Caltech
Pasadena, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2274 48

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Harvey Mudd College

Carnegie Mellon University

8 Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
2258 261

Brown University

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

9 Brown University
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2145 300

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

University of Pennsylvania

9 Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
Nearby: Claremont
2145 235

Brown University

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

11 Duke University
Durham, NC
Nearby: Raleigh, Durham, Cary
2041 290

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Brown University

12 Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
2035 232

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

Duke University

13 University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Nearby: South Bend, Elkhart, Mishakawa
2022 344

Vanderbilt University

Northwestern University

Duke University

14 University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
2018 297

Northwestern University

Columbia University in the City of New York

University of Pennsylvania

15 Rice University
Houston, TX
Nearby: Houston, Baytown, Huntsville
2003 201

Washington University in St. Louis

Johns Hopkins University

Vanderbilt University

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

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

Brown University

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

Virginia Tech

College of William and Mary

James Madison University

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

Duke University

Washington University in St. Louis

Northwestern University

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

Boston College

Dartmouth College

Brown University

20 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

21 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

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

University of Chicago

University of Pennsylvania

Duke University

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

Boston College

Amherst College

Dartmouth College

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

Duke University

University of Virginia

Vanderbilt University

25 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

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