The Princeton Review's 2015 "The Best 379 Colleges," released Monday, contains a list of the Top 20 party schools and the Top 20 sober schools.


  1. Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
  2. University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  3. University of California-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
  4. West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
  5. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois
  6. Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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  7. Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
  8. University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
  9. Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
  10. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
  11. Miami University (Ohio), Oxford, Ohio
  12. Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
  13. Ohio University-Athens, Athens, Ohio
  14. DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana

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  15. University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
  16. University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi
  17. Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
  18. University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
  19. University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
  20. University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware


  1. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  2. Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois
  3. U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York
  4. Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  5. Thomas Aquinas College, Santa Paula, California
  6. College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout, Missouri
  7. Gordon College, Wenham, Massachusetts
  8. Grove City College, Grove City, Pennsylvania
  9. U.S. Coast Guard Academy, New London, Connecticut
  10. City University of New York-Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York
  11. City University of New York-City College, New York, New York
  12. Wesleyan College (Georgia), Macon, Georgia
  13. U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland
  14. Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering, Needham, Massachusetts
  15. City University of New York-Queens College, Flushing, New York
  16. Mills College, Oakland, California
  17. St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota
  18. University of Houston, Houston, Texas
  19. Nazareth College, Rochester, New York
  20. University of Dallas, Irving, Texas
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