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Princeton Review Reveals Top 20 Party Schools

The 2013 edition of The Best 377 Colleges, 2013 Edition (College Admissions Guides), contains various ranking lists based on surveys of more than 100,000 students during the last school year. Students answered questions about academics, administration, campus life, student body and themselves. These are their picks for the top 20 party and “stone-cold sober” campuses:


1. West Virginia University, Morgantown

2. University of Iowa, Iowa City

3. Ohio University, Athens

4. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

5. University of Georgia, Athens

6. University of Florida, Gainesville

7. University of California-Santa Barbara

8. Florida State University, Tallahassee

9. Miami University of Ohio, Oxford

10. Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

11. Penn State University, University Park, PA

12. DePauw University, Greencastle, IN

13. University of Wisconsin-Madison

14. University of Mississippi

15. University of Texas-Austin

16. University of Maryland, College Park

17. University of South Carolina, Columbia

18. James Madison University, Harrisonburg VA

19. University of Maine, Orono

20. University of Tennessee, Knoxville


1. Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

2. Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL

3. U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD

4. U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, CT

5. Grove City College, Grove City, PA

6. U.S. Military Academy, West Point, NY

7. City University of New York-Brooklyn College

8. Wesleyan College, Macon, GA

9. Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA

10. Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI

11. City University of New York-City College

12. City University of New York-Queens-Hunter College, Flushing, NY

13. Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering, Needham, MA

14. Agnes Scott College, Atlanta-Decatur, GA

15. Simmons College, Boston, MA

16. U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO

17. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

18. Becker College, Worcester, MA

19. Cooper Union for the Advancement of New York

20. California State University-Stanislaus, Turlock, CA

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