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The Best College in Every City in the U.S.

You like the idea of going to college in a city, but which city? We’re helping you figure that out by showing you the best college in every major city in America. Does one of these urban colleges catch your eye? Click on the name of the school to find out more info.

This list is based on our 2019 Best Colleges ranking, which features tons of filters to help you find the right college for you.

 

City College Population Niche Student Life Grade Full-Time Enrollment Net Price
Population 346,776
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 1,636
Net Price $47,233
Population 383,899
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 16,679
Net Price $11,952
Population 456,378
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 13,815
Net Price $13,340
City Aurora, CO
Population 351,131
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 8,530
Net Price $13,751
City Austin, TX
Population 907,779
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 37,234
Net Price $16,010
Population 621,000
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 5,621
Net Price $27,352
City Boston, MA
Population 658,279
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 16,628
Net Price $31,539
Population 258,989
Niche Student Life Grade B-
Full-Time Enrollment 7,598
Net Price $12,046
Population 808,834
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 20,263
Net Price $12,084
Population 2,714,017
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 5,978
Net Price $31,068
Population 298,011
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 21,558
Net Price $19,978
Population 389,165
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 4,990
Net Price $33,124
Population 837,038
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 41,862
Net Price $17,971
City Dallas, TX
Population 1,278,433
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 2,408
Net Price $24,669
City Denver, CO
Population 663,303
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 5,491
Net Price $32,940
Population 683,443
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 12,003
Net Price $11,910
City Durham, NC
College Duke University
Population 251,761
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 6,577
Net Price $19,950
Population 815,930
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 8,608
Net Price $33,362
College Rice University
Population 2,240,582
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 3,836
Net Price $22,061
Population 846,674
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 4,199
Net Price $33,290
Population 261,666
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 184
Net Price $19,289
Population 471,767
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 1,409
Net Price $23,753
Population 469,793
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 27,953
Net Price $9,867
Population 3,918,872
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 30,343
Net Price $14,236
Population 611,573
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 12,434
Net Price $16,249
College Rhodes College
Population 655,857
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 1,984
Net Price $29,839
City Mesa, AZ
Population 470,456
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 3,354
Net Price $12,370
City Miami, FL
Population 432,622
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 21,075
Net Price $7,675
Population 598,672
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 7,974
Net Price $33,502
Population 404,670
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 29,566
Net Price $16,242
Population 643,771
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 6,817
Net Price $23,150
Population 382,922
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 6,487
Net Price $32,515
Population 8,461,961
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 7,552
Net Price $22,973
City Newark, NJ
Population 280,139
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 6,680
Net Price $10,771
College Mills College
Population 412,040
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 775
Net Price $27,647
Population 620,015
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 1,624
Net Price $26,002
City Omaha, NE
Population 443,072
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 485
Net Price $18,374
Population 263,306
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 565
Net Price $18,603
Population 1,559,938
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 10,468
Net Price $22,944
Population 1,555,324
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 244
Net Price $30,873
Population 305,305
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 6,069
Net Price $35,250
College Reed College
Population 620,589
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 1,379
Net Price $27,805
Population 441,326
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 20,951
Net Price $13,066
Population 318,678
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 5,885
Net Price $25,875
Population 484,530
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 23,234
Net Price $9,127
Population 1,439,358
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 2,250
Net Price $28,569
Population 1,374,812
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 27,386
Net Price $14,770
Population 850,282
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 6,450
Net Price $35,054
Population 1,009,363
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 21,613
Net Price $13,777
Population 333,605
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 5,147
Net Price $5,912
Population 668,849
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 28,380
Net Price $10,068
Population 316,030
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 6,915
Net Price $28,824
Population 297,160
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 2,108
Net Price $28,528
Population 253,585
Niche Student Life Grade B
Full-Time Enrollment 2,739
Net Price $11,150
City Tampa, FL
Population 361,477
Niche Student Life Grade A
Full-Time Enrollment 24,013
Net Price $11,398
City Tulsa, OK
Population 399,906
Niche Student Life Grade A-
Full-Time Enrollment 3,478
Net Price $27,264
Population 659,009
Niche Student Life Grade A+
Full-Time Enrollment 7,056
Net Price $26,625
Population 388,033
Niche Student Life Grade B+
Full-Time Enrollment 1,001
Net Price $14,218
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Author: Ali Trachta

Ali is the Content Writer/Editor at Niche.