Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2022


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Rank


(rank change vs 2021)

College


Score


(Elo points)

Matchups


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 (—) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
2156 1567

Princeton University

Stanford University

Caltech

2 (14) Caltech
Pasadena, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
2073 435

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Harvey Mudd College

Carnegie Mellon University

3 (1) Stanford University
Stanford, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
2026 2606

Yale University

Harvard University

Princeton University

4 (8) Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
1996 1380

University of Pennsylvania

Brown University

Duke University

5 (1) University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
Nearby: Detroit, Warren, Flint
1960 28304

Michigan State University

Harvard University

Grand Valley State University

6 (—) University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1956 6358

University of California, Los Angeles

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

7 (4) University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1953 10749

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, San Diego

University of Southern California

8 (6) University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
1947 9522

University of California, Los Angeles

Stanford University

University of California, San Diego

9 (1) University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1915 2252

Northwestern University

Columbia University in the City of New York

University of Pennsylvania

10 (3) University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
Nearby: South Bend, Elkhart, Mishakawa
1909 2787

Vanderbilt University

Northwestern University

Duke University

11 (2) Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
1900 1494

Yale University

Stanford University

Columbia University in the City of New York

12 (11) University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
1899 1897

Columbia University in the City of New York

Cornell University

Princeton University

13 (8) Brown University
Providence, RI
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1895 1661

Columbia University in the City of New York

Princeton University

University of Pennsylvania

14 (7) Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
1874 1387

Brown University

University of Pennsylvania

Princeton University

15 (26) Rice University
Houston, TX
Nearby: Houston, Baytown, Huntsville
1871 1259

Washington University in St. Louis

Johns Hopkins University

Vanderbilt University

16 Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio
San Antonio, TX
Nearby: San Antonio
1865 107

Our Lady of the Lake College

Aquinas College

University of the Incarnate Word

17 (14) Yale University
New Haven, CT
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
1856 1836

Princeton University

Harvard University

Stanford University

18 (4) Brigham Young University-Provo
Provo, UT
Nearby: Salt Lake City, Ogden, Clearfield
1855 1637

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Utah State University

Utah Valley University

19 (16) Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1851 2935

University of Chicago

University of Pennsylvania

Duke University

20 (3) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL
Nearby: Champaign, Urbana
1847 15998

University of Illinois at Chicago

Illinois State University

Purdue University-Main Campus

21 (1) Washington University in St. Louis
Saint Louis, MO
Nearby: St. Louis, St. Charles, Farmington
1841 2062

Northwestern University

Vanderbilt University

Johns Hopkins University

22 (4) Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA
Nearby: Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Gainesville
1835 4013

University of Georgia

Carnegie Mellon University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

23 (18) Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
Nearby: Nashville, Davidson, , Murfreesboro, , Columbia
1832 1810

Duke University

Washington University in St. Louis

Northwestern University

24 (3) University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
Nearby: Charlottesville
1828 5817

Virginia Tech

College of William and Mary

James Madison University

25 (5) University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX
Nearby: Austin, Round Rock
1812 6466

Texas A & M University-College Station

Baylor University

Texas Tech University

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