Princeton Review Again Ranks ASC Top School for Best Quality of Life

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Agnes Scott College has one of the best qualities of life in the nation, according The Princeton Review’s 2013 Best 377 Colleges rankings, based on student surveys.

The college was ranked No. 8 nationally on Princeton Review’s “Best Quality of Life” ranking.

“Great location. Gorgeous campus. Superb academics—That’s how a typical Scottie sums up the argument for Agnes Scott College, a small all-women’s school located a stone’s throw from Atlanta,” according to the guide.

Agnes Scott was also ranked No. 12 in the country for “Town and Gown Relations Are Great” and No. 18 in “Lots of Race/Class Interaction.”

The book's 62 ranking lists are based on surveys of 122,000 students (average 324 per campus) at the schools in the book during the 2011-12 and/or previous two school years.

Agnes Scott has also been ranked by Princeton Review as a “Best Southeastern College” and a “Best Value Private College for 2012.”

Agnes Scott College educates women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times. Students are drawn to Agnes Scott by its excellent academic reputation, exceptional faculty and metropolitan Atlanta location—offering myriad social, cultural and experiential learning opportunities. This highly selective liberal arts college is known for its diverse and dynamic intellectual community. Through SUMMIT, it provides every student, regardless of major, with an individualized course of study and co-curricular experiences that develop leadership abilities and understanding of complex global dynamics.