Hey Smarty Pants, Rank Ivy League Colleges From Smartest to... Dumbest

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Not all Ivy League colleges are created equal! Although these schools seem untouchable to most, there's definitely some sort of ranking in place.These eight elite colleges surpass the rest for a reason, though. They offer the best forms of education in the country, while promising their students a top-notch college experience.

Maybe you've never attended an Ivy League school (or maybe you did), but your vote definitely counts in this competition. Forget sports, this ranking is all about smarts! Which Ivy League college do you think is the absolute smartest? Vote here now for your top pick! We need your help to create the ultimate Ivy League ranking. While you're at it, don't forget to tell us which one you think is the dumbest, too.

  • Harvard Univeristy

    Community Score: 9
    via Instagram: @harvard

    Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University accepts only 5% of its applicants. The university is also notorious for having excellent financial aid plans - ensuring that everyone who is accepted is given a fair shot.

  • Yale University

    Community Score: 9
    via Instagram: @yale

    Yale University is a private research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701, it is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

  • Princeton University

    Community Score: 6
    via Instagram: @princeton

    Princeton University is situated in Princeton, New Jersey. The university accepts 7% of its total applicants, and its students rave about the great financial aid packages offered.

  • Brown University

    Community Score: 2
    via Instagram: @brownu

    Brown University is situated in Providence, Rhode Island. Brown was the first college in the U.S. to accept students regardless of their religious affiliation. Students love that Brown doesn't have general education courses, allowing them to better explore their own interests.

  • Dartmouth College

    Community Score: 1
    via Instagram: @dartmouthcollege

    Dartmouth College is a private University nested in Hanover, New Hampshire.The college offers a versatile learning experience to its close-knit student body.

  • Columbia University

    Community Score: 0
    via Instagram: @columbia

    Located in Upper Manhattan, New York City, Columbia is the oldest institution of higher education in the state. With only a 7% acceptance rate, students are able to live in a versatile city while receiving a priceless education.

  • Cornell University

    Community Score: -2
    via Instagram: @cornelluniversity

    Cornell University is a private Ivy League research university in Ithaca, New York. The original intentions of its founder were to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge - from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoretical to the applied.

  • University Of Pennsylvania

    Community Score: -4
    via Instagram: @uofpenn

    The University of Pennsylvania is located in the beautiful University City neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Its one of the nine colonial colleges founded prior to the Declaration of Independence.