Vault's Rating 5 out of 5


  • The first university in the United States
  • Located in two lively cities, Boston and Cambridge
  • Small class size, small student-teacher ratio, highly accessible faculty


  • Extremely selective
  • Very expensive

The Bottom Line

  • Harvard College is a well-respected and diverse 376-year-old institution based in the exciting Massachusetts cities of Boston and Cambridge, with a mission to create knowledge and encourage students to explore new ways of thinking and expressing their ideas.

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