UVA named number 7 for overall student life

UVA demonstrates its prestige yet again

The  2017 rankings for Colleges with the Best Student Life  have come out, and (even though no one is surprised) University of Virginia is at the top of the list! Ranked number 7 out of the top 25, there are Wahoos all across the globe jumping for joy right now.


The colleges were judged on many factors contributing to overall student life, including campus quality, diversity, party scene and safety being just a few. UVA received a 4.3 out of 5, beating out Stanford and Ivy League schools like UPenn. But wait, that’s not even the best part— UVA was ranked higher than Virginia Tech, which was number 10 with a score of 4.2 out of 5.

The college ranked number one was the University of Southern California, followed closely behind by The University of Michigan and the University of Georgia.


Here are the top 10:

  1. University of Southern California
  2. University of Michigan- Ann Arbor
  3. University of Georgia
  4. University of Texas- Austin
  5. University of Wisconsin
  6. University of California- Los Angeles
  7. University of Virginia (YAY)
  8. Rice University
  9. Stanford University
  10. Virginia Tech


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