The Top 25 Universities For Skiers And Riders [College Consensus]

The Top 25 Universities For Skiers And Riders [College Consensus]


The Top 25 Universities For Skiers And Riders [College Consensus]


Snow on the brain | Photo: Colorado College | Cover: Montana State

A school ranking aggregator, College Consensus recently set out to rank the best colleges and universities for skiers & riders. While we’re sure people are going to have their opinion about Virginia Tech being on the list, this is a surprisingly concise and comprehensive ranking.

The 25 Best Colleges For Skiing & Riding:

25) Western Colorado University – Gunnison, CO

24) University of Nevada – Reno – Reno, NV

23) University of Alaska Fairbanks – Fairbanks, AK

22) Colorado Mesa University – Grand Junction, CO

21) Montana State University – Bozeman, MT

20) University of Minnesota Duluth – Duluth, MN

Duluth, MN | Photo: University of Minnesota Duluth

19) University at Buffalo – Buffalo, NY

18) University of Wyoming – Laramie, WY

17) Westminster College – Salt Lake City, UT 

16) University of Utah – Salt Lake City, UT

15) University of New Hampshire – Durham, NH

14) University of Vermont – Burlington, VT

13) Michigan Technological University – Houghton, MI

12) Western Washington University – Bellingham, WA

11) University of Colorado Boulder – Boulder, CO

10) University of Denver – Denver, CO

Obviously CU is on this list | Photo: Patrick Campbell/University of Colorado

9) Syracuse University – Syracuse, NY

8) University of Rochester – Rochester, NY

7) Virginia Tech – Blacksburg, VA

6) St. Lawrence University – Canton, NY

5) Babson College – Wellesley, MA

4) Reed College – Portland, OR

3) Colorado College – Colorado Springs, CO

2) Dartmouth College – Dartmouth, MA

1)  Middlebury College – Middlebury, VT

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About College Consensus

A college education is a crucial step in reaching a professional career and financial opportunity, but the community, camaraderie, and fun of the college years is just as important to character development and future success. For students looking for fun in the snow, College Consensus is featuring the 25 Best Colleges for Skiing & Snowboarding, a ranking that brings focus to the universities and colleges that are the perfect setting for winter activities.

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