Best College Towns in the USA

Sometimes the deciding factor on where to go to school is based on the city where the university or college is located. We have reviewed articles by sports magazines and other sources to come up with this list. It's hard to put them in order but if the city is on this list you can be assured that other students enjoyed going to school there. The list is based on many factors. These cities all have good universities, save environs, good nightlife, good economies, and many things to do in and around city itself.



1. Athens, GA - UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA
2.
Boulder, CO - UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO
3.
Madison, WI - UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
4.
Gainesville, FL - UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
5.
Austin, TX - UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS
6.
Bloomington, IN - INDIANA UNIVERSITY
7.
Eugene, OR - UNIVERSITY OF OREGON
8.
Knoxville, TN - UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE
9.
College Station, TX - TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
10.
Syracuse, NY - SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY

Honorable Mention
Manchester, NH - Saint Anselm College
Boone, NC - Appalachian State University
Normal, IL -
Illinois State University
 
 

    

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This listing of the Top Ten College Towns is always evolving. Next years list for best college town is currently in development. If you would to suggest your favorite town, please email us and let us know!