Yale University

REPUTATION RANK

2012
10

New Haven, United States

Region: North America

  • Overall reputation score
    32.4
  • Reputation (teaching)
    32.8
  • Reputation (research)
    32.3

America's third-oldest university has nurtured five US presidents and 17 Supreme Court justices. Its endowment is worth more than $16 billion and it has around 12.5 million books in its 24 libraries. Residential colleges and mascots started here. Its Class of 2014 will contain 1,940 students, a record low three-in-40 acceptance rate.