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HxA SCORE

SCHOOL

HxA MEMBERS

US News RANK

ENDORSED CHICAGO

FIRE RATING

ISI RATING

RELEVANT EVENTS: STUDENTS

RELEVANT EVENTS: FACULTY

RELEVANT EVENTS: ADMIN

65Claremont McKenna College

Claremont CA

19YesYELLOWGREENREDGREENGREEN
55Harvey Mudd College

Claremont CA

314NoYELLOWGREEN
55Haverford College

Haveford PA

012NoYELLOWGREEN
55Pitzer College

Claremont CA

032NoYELLOWGREEN
55Scripps College

Claremont CA

029NoYELLOWGREEN
55Washington and Lee University

Lexington VA

014NoYELLOWGREEN
53Pomona College

Claremont CA

14NoYELLOWGREENRED
48University of Richmond

Richmond VA

132NoREDGREEN
46Gettysburg College

Gettysburg PA

248NoYELLOWUNRATEDGREEN
39Davidson College

Davidson NC

09NoREDUNRATEDGREEN
38Hamilton College

Clinton NY

014NoYELLOWUNRATEDRED
35Carleton College

Northfield MN

18NoREDUNRATEDGREEN
33Centre College

Danville KY

045NoYELLOWYELLOW
31Colorado College

Colorado Springs CO

025NoREDUNRATEDRED
31Kenyon College

Gambier OH

125NoREDYELLOWGREEN
31Macalester College

St. Paul MN

123NoREDUNRATEDRED
30Bucknell University

Lewisburg PA

632NoYELLOWRED
29Bates College

Lewiston ME

025NoREDYELLOW
29Colby College

Waterville ME

019NoREDYELLOW
29Colgate University

Hamilton NY

119NoREDYELLOW
29Swarthmore College

Swarthmore PA

13NoREDYELLOW
29Whitman College

Walla Walla WA

140NoREDYELLOW
28Middlebury College

Middlebury VT

24NoREDUNRATEDREDYELLOWGREEN
28Bowdoin College

Brunsiwck ME

04NoYELLOWYELLOWREDRED
26Wellesley College

Wellesley MA

24NoREDYELLOWRED
25Oberlin College

Oberlin OH

223NoYELLOWREDRED
23Barnard College

New York NY

029NoREDRED
23Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr PA

225NoREDRED
23College of the Holy Cross

Worcester MA

032NoREDRED
23Grinnell College

Grinnell IA

019NoREDRED
23Mount Holyoke College

South Hadley MA

035NoREDRED
23Vassar College

Poughkeepsie NY

212NoWARNINGRED
21Amherst College

Amherst MA

12NoYELLOWREDREDRED
18Smith College

Northhampton MA

014NoREDREDRED
13Wesleyan University

Middletown CT

114NoREDREDREDYELLOW
11Williams College

Williamstown MA

21NoREDYELLOWREDRED