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Best 379 Colleges

College City Gets High Marks
20 Schools
Boston, MA
School Says: "Is Boston University the right place for you? At BU, you'll be taught by Pulitzer Prize winners, Nobel Laureates, Fulbright Scholars, and MacArthur Fellows. With an average class size of 28 students ..." More>>
New Orleans, LA
School Says: "Founded in 1834 in New Orleans, Tulane is one of the most respected universities in the country, known worldwide for its teaching and research. It is consistently ranked among the top 50 universities ..." More>>
Chicago, IL
Students Say: "DePaul University’s urban setting means this Chicago school is “all about inte- grating the opportunities of the city into the classroom,” offering students “the essentials in order for a student to s..." More>>
New York, NY
School Says: "NYU is the largest private research university in America, yet retains a close-knit community that combines the intellectual atmosphere of a small- to medium-sized college with the myriad cultural off..." More>>
Washington, DC
Students Say: "Get ready for “hands-on learning in an environment unlike any other” at George Washington University, where a location “four blocks away from the White House, down the street from the State Department..." More>>
Dallas, TX
Students Say: "Located on a tree-lined, “beautiful campus” in the heart of Dallas, Southern Methodist University is a mid-size private university with a lot going on. The school has a “unique culture” that relies on..." More>>
New York, NY
School Says: "Hunter College is a liberal arts college serving over 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students of all racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds. Wide offerings in the liberal arts and sciences and th..." More>>
New York, NY
Students Say: "At Columbia, you are in a “fantastic city” where “everyone loves learning.” “Columbia should be considered by students who are willing to develop a breadth of knowledge before specializing, as it acti..." More>>
Charleston, SC
School Says: "The College of Charleston is a highly respected student-centered public liberal arts and sciences university located in historic Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 1770, the College prepares nearl..." More>>
Boston, MA
School Says: "Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdiscip..." More>>
San Diego, CA
Students Say: "This “academically challenging, Roman Catholic” institution couples “amazing academics” and “wonderful teachers and programs” with “great weather and a beautiful campus.” As one liberal studies major ..." More>>
Boston, MA
School Says: "Suffolk University is a comprehensive private university located on Boston's historic Beacon Hill. This global university offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degrees in over 70 areas of ..." More>>
Washington, DC
Students Say: "This moderately sized elite academic establishment stays true to its Jesuit foundations by educating its students with the idea of “cura personalis,” or “care for the whole person.” The “well-informed..." More>>
Hoboken, NJ
School Says: "A strong commitment to discovery, collaboration and mentorship drive the academic culture at Stevens Institute of Technology, known as The Innovation University. Stevens has built upon a legacy of tec..." More>>
Lawrence, KS
Students Say: "Located in the heartland’s quintessential college town, University of Kansas’s flagship campus is a “place of tradition” as well as opportunity, combining “stimulating academics with a community that ..." More>>
San Francisco, CA
School Says: "When the Jesuits founded the University of San Francisco in 1855, it was a one-room schoolhouse. Now, it is one of the West Coast's largest Catholic universities. Some things haven't changed: class si..." More>>
New York, NY
School Says: "Founded in 1889, Barnard College was one of the first colleges to offer young women the chance to earn a college degree. Today, Barnard College remains committed to the education of over 2,390 underg..." More>>
New York, NY
Students Say: "Gifted students clamor for a spot at The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. The universal “half-tuition scholarships” have been one of the school’s major selling points. However, the..." More>>
Burlington, VT
Students Say: "Both Champlain students and the studies they pursue are “professional” and “career minded,” and name Champlain’s “high job placement rate” as a primary reason for choosing the college. “Networking and..." More>>
Chicago, IL
Students Say: "Those looking for an easy academic experience will want to look elsewhere, as the Illinois Institute of Technology will “challenge you beyond what you think are your limits, and settle only for excell..." More>>