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A Day in the Life at Every Big Ten School

When you think of Big Ten colleges, many different things might come to mind: sprawling campuses, football Saturdays, packed libraries, wild parties. But are they really all the same? Certainly not. Here, you can take a look at a day in the life of a student at every Big Ten school and see for yourself. (Spoiler alert: There are 14.)

    • Acceptance Rate
      76%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      32,212
    • Student Describe School As
      Having "opportunity"

    • Acceptance Rate
      72%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      35,404
    • Student Describe School As
      "Spartans Will"

    • Acceptance Rate
      9%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      8,205
    • Student Describe School As
      Great academic environment

    • Acceptance Rate
      48%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      42,003
    • Student Describe School As
      Spirited

    • Acceptance Rate
      50%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      39,785
    • Student Describe School As
      Excellent

    • Acceptance Rate
      57%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      30,277
    • Student Describe School As
      Diverse

    • Acceptance Rate
      58%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      33,677
    • Student Describe School As
      Uniquely diverse and large

    • Acceptance Rate
      62%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      32,613
    • Student Describe School As
      Competitive

    • Acceptance Rate
      86%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      21,222
    • Student Describe School As
      Full of "Pride"

    • Acceptance Rate
      45%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      27,708
    • Student Describe School As
      There's a place for everyone

    • Acceptance Rate
      27%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      28,702
    • Student Describe School As
      Leaders and Best

    • Acceptance Rate
      50%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      29,991
    • Student Describe School As
      Vast

    • Acceptance Rate
      64%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      19,534
    • Student Describe School As
      Proud

    • Acceptance Rate
      54%
    • Full-Time Undergrads
      28,977
    • Student Describe School As
      Badger Pride

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Author: Ali Trachta

Ali is the Content Writer/Editor at Niche. She's a content strategist and award-winning writer, as well as a former editor at LA Weekly and NEXTpittsburgh. As a mom of one who's lived and worked all across the country, she's glad to have once again found her niche in her hometown of Pittsburgh.