Princeton Review Party School Ranking 2012

Ohio University in Athens is ranked as the No. 1 party school in the nation, according to The Princeton Review, followed by University of Georgia (No. 2) and University of Mississippi (No. 3).

Penn State University dropped to No. 7, four spots lower from its 2010 position (No. 3). The only Big Ten school in front of Penn State is University of Iowa, which is rated No. 4 on the list.

DePauw University dropped out of the top 10 in the ranking (from No. 10 to No. 15).

Florida State University made it to the top 10 this year (moved up three places to No. 8).

Party School Rankings 2012 (Top 10 list):
1. Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
2. University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
3. University of Mississippi, Oxford, Mississippi
4. University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
5. University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California
6. West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
7. Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
8. Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida
9. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
10. University of Texas, Austin, Texas
Source: The Princeton Review

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