Notable Colleges

Associations and consortia of colleges

Religious Affiliation

Notable colleges-1
California Polytechnic State University, Pomona

Women's Colleges

California
California State college system

Notable colleges-30
University of California at Berkeley
Notable colleges-2
California State University, Chico

University of California System

Private Colleges

Notable colleges-31
Pomona College
Stanford University
Stanford University

Pacific Northwest

Private, Oregon

Public, Oregon

Gonzaga University
Gonzaga University

Private, Washington

Public, Washington

East Coast, private colleges

The first recorded usage of the term “Ivy League,” by a sportswriter in 1933, was a general reference to the older, and therefore “ivy covered,” schools in the Northeast. The Ivy League athletic association was formally established in 1954 and now comprises eight schools:Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, theUniversity of Pennsylvania, Princeton, and Yale.

New England

Connecticut

Yale University
Yale University

Maine

Massachusetts

Wellesley College
Wellesley College

New Hampshire

Dartmouth College
Dartmouth College

Rhode Island

Vermont

Bard College
Bard College

Middle Atlantic

District of Columbia

New Jersey

New York

Barnard College
Barnard College
U.S. Military Academy. West Point
U.S. Military Academy. West Point

Pennsylvania

Selected Honors Colleges

Georgia Tech University
Georgia Tech University
Purdue University
Purdue University

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