The Oldest Colleges aren’t the colleges with the most old people.
Nope, the College Prowler ranking of Oldest Colleges highlights the schools that were founded long ago.
There are many cool things about going to “older” colleges, including the history that goes with the institution. For example, the University of Delaware has had many name changes, including monikers like Academy of Newark and Delaware College. Often, “old” colleges have stories that go along with them, so when you become a student there, you become a part of an epic journey dating back hundreds of years.
Check them out below:
Do you go to an “Oldest College”? What’s your favorite thing about your old school?