The 2017 Most Liberal Colleges ranking is based on student reviews of the political leanings of the campus community.
|Student Surveys on Personal Political Preference – Liberal||Students report their personal political leanings while at the college they currently or recently attend(ed).||Self-reported by Niche users||80.0%|
|Student Surveys on Campus Political Preferences – Liberal||Student opinions about the liberal political leanings of students at the college they currently or recently attend(ed).||Self-reported by Niche users||20.0%|
This ranking assesses 747 4-year colleges and universities. For more details about how we calculate our rankings, click here.