U.S. News 2008: Best Colleges - National Universities

1. Princeton University
2. Harvard University
3. Yale University
4. Stanford Univ
5. Univ of Pennsylvania
5. California Institute of Technology
7. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
8. Duke Uni
9. Columbia Uni
9. Uni of Chicago
11. Dartmouth College
12. Washington U in St. Louis
12. Cornell U
14. Brown U
14. Northwestern U
14. Johns Hopkins U
17. Rice U
17. Emory U
19. Vanderbilt U
19. U of Notre Dame
21. U of California, Berkeley
22. Carnegie Mellon U
23. U of Virginia
23. Georgetown U
25. U of California, Los Angeles
25. U of Michigan, Ann Arbor
27. U of Southern California
28. U of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
28. Tufts U
30. Wake Forest U
31. Lehigh U
31. Brandeis U
33. College of William and Mary
34. New York U
35. U of Rochester
35. Georgia Institute of Technology
35. Boston College
38. U of Wisconsin, Madison
38. U of California, San Diego
38. U of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
41. Case Western Reserve U
42. U of Washington
42. U of California, Davis
44. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
44. U of Texas, Austin
44. U of California, Santa Barbara
44. U of California, Irvine
48. Pennsylvania State U, University Park
49. U of Florida
50. Syracuse U
50. Tulane U
52. Yeshiva U
52. U of Miami
54. Pepperdine U
54. George Washington U
54. U of Maryland, College Park
57. Ohio State U, Columbus
57. Boston U
59. Rutgers, the State U of New Jersey—New Brunswick
59. U of Pittsburgh
59. U of Georgia
62. Texas A&M Uni, College Station
62. Worcester Polytechnic Institute
64. Uni of Connecticut
64. Purdue Uni, West Lafayette
64. Uni of Iowa
67. Fordham Uni
67. Miami Uni, Oxford
67. Clemson Univ
67. Southern Methodist Univ
71. U of Minnesota, Twin Cities
71. Virginia Tech
71. U of Delaware
71. Michigan State U
75. Stevens Institute of Technology
75. Baylor U
75. Colorado School of Mines
75. Indiana U, Bloomington
79. Brigham Young U, Provo
79. U of California, Santa Cruz
79. U of Colorado, Boulder
82. St. Louis U
82. SUNY Binghamton
82. Marquette U
85. SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
85. North Carolina State U, Raleigh
85. U of Denver
85. American U
85. Iowa State U
85. U of Kansas
91. U of Alabama
91. U of Missouri, Columbia
91. U of Nebraska, Lincoln
91. U of Tulsa
91. Clark U
96. Auburn U
96. SUNY, Stony Brook
96. U of Tennessee
96. U of Vermont
96. U of Arizona
96. U of the Pacific
96. U of California, Riverside
96. Howard U
96. Illinois Institute of Technology
96. Northeastern U
96. U of Massachusetts, Amherst
107. U of San Diego
108. U of New Hampshire
108. Texas Christian U
108. Drexel U
108. U of Oklahoma
112. U of South Carolina, Columbia
112. U of Oregon
112. Loyola U Chicago
112. U of Dayton
112. Florida State U
112. Ohio U
118. U of Missouri, Rolla
118. Samford U
118. Washington State U
118. U at Buffalo, SUNY
122. U of Kentucky
122. Catholic U of America
124. New Jersey Institute of Technology
124. Clarkson U
124. Colorado State U
124. U of Arkansas
124. Michigan Technological U
124. Kansas State U
124. Arizona State U

Source: US News