Most Students Living in University Housing

College dorms often serve as the backdrop for pizza and movie nights, study marathons and budding friendships, making them great places to meet new people when students are far from home. Living in university housing can help students transition from living under their parents' roof to living on their own. The colleges and universities on this list had the highest percentage of students living in university housing for the 2012-2013 academic year.

School Students who live in college-owned, operated or affiliated housing
Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown, PA

88%
Hendrix College

Conway, AR

88%
Jarvis Christian College

Hawkins, TX

88%
Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, MD

88%
Ripon College

Ripon, WI

88%
St. Francis University

Loretto, PA

88%
St. Mary's University of Minnesota

Winona, MN

88%
Ave Maria University

Ave Maria, FL

87%
Buena Vista University

Storm Lake, IA

87%
Dordt College

Sioux Center, IA

87%
Houghton College

Houghton, NY

87%
Messiah College

Mechanicsburg, PA

87%
Simpson College

Indianola, IA

87%
St. Mary's College

Notre Dame, IN

87%
Wabash College

Crawfordsville, IN

87%
Yale University

New Haven, CT

87%
Adrian College

Adrian, MI

86%
Berry College

Mount Berry, GA

86%
Bucknell University

Lewisburg, PA

86%
Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH

86%
Franklin Pierce University

Rindge, NH

86%
Goucher College

Baltimore, MD

86%
Gustavus Adolphus College

St. Peter, MN

86%
Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, NY

86%
St. Mary's College of Maryland

St. Mary's City, MD

86%
Taylor University

Upland, IN

86%
Luther College

Decorah, IA

85%
Agnes Scott College

Decatur, GA

85%
Asbury University

Wilmore, KY

85%
Babson College

Babson Park, MA

85%
Benedictine College

Atchison, KS

85%
Birmingham-​Southern College

Birmingham, AL

85%
Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA

85%
California Institute of Technology

Pasadena, CA

85%
Central Methodist University

Fayette, MO

85%
Chowan University

Murfreesboro, NC

85%
College of St. Benedict

St. Joseph, MN

85%
Green Mountain College

Poultney, VT

85%
Hillsdale College

Hillsdale, MI

85%
Knox College

Galesburg, IL

85%
Lycoming College

Williamsport, PA

85%
Washington College

Chestertown, MD

85%
Westminster College

Fulton, MO

85%
Berea College

Berea, KY

84%
Bridgewater College

Bridgewater, VA

84%
Coe College

Cedar Rapids, IA

84%
East Texas Baptist University

Marshall, TX

84%
High Point University

High Point, NC

84%
Illinois College

Jacksonville, IL

84%
McDaniel College

Westminster, MD

84%

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