Back to School: Here Are The Top 20 Colleges Where Students are the Most Politically Active

The Princeton Review recently released its 62nd annual college rankings lists “entirely based on what students attending the schools in our Best Colleges book” said about their colleges and experiences at them. 

The list of colleges where the students are most politically active is based on the students’ answers to the survey question: “My level of political awareness is: Very High, High, Average, Low, or Very Low.”

The most politically active students attend:

  1. George Washington University
  2. Macalester College
  3. Vassar College
  4. Reed College
  5. U.S. Military Academy
  6. U.S. Naval Academy
  7. U.S. Air Force Academy
  8. Bennington College
  9. Bard College
  10. Hampden-Sydney College
  11. New College of Florida
  12. Sarah Lawrence College
  13. Gonzaga University
  14. Hillsdale College
  15. Catholic University of America
  16. Ithaca College
  17. Columbia University
  18. Bowdoin College
  19. College of Wooster
  20. University of Richmond

Bethany Blankley

Bethany Blankley is a political analyst for Fox News Radio and has appeared on television and radio programs nationwide. She writes about political, cultural, and religious issues in America from the perspective of an evangelical and former communications staffer. She was a communications strategist for four U.S. Senators, one U.S. Congressman, a former New York governor, and several non-profits. She earned her MA in Theology from The University of Edinburgh, Scotland and her BA in Political Science from the University of Maryland. Follow her @bethanyblankley &

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