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Top 10 Happiest Colleges in the Country

Top 10 Happiest Colleges in the Country

Where does Yale University rank on the list? Find out!

By Kathryn Knight Randolph

October 14, 2011

1. Yale University

Location: New Haven, Connecticut

Undergraduate students: 5,279

Annual costs: $52,700

Average need-based scholarships and grants from Yale: $34,400

Retention rate: 99%

Students at the happiest college in the country told The Princeton Review that “Work doesn’t keep undergrads from participating in “a huge variety of activities for fun. There are more than 300 student groups, including singing, dancing, juggling fire, theater…the list goes on. Because of all of these groups, there are shows on-campus all the time, which are a lot of fun and usually free or less than five dollars. On top of that, there are parties and events on campus and off campus, as well as many subsidized trips to New York City and Boston.””

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