If you want to go to a college where the students are actually happy, then head to Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, CA. Claremont McKenna, followed by Rice University and Hillsdale College are the colleges where students are happiest, according to the Princeton Review's 2014 college rankings that were based on an 80-question survey completed by 126,000 students on 378 campuses nationwide. The following are the number one rankings in selected categories:

I Only Want the Best

  • Best Classroom Experience: Reed College
  • Professors Get High Marks: Marlboro College
  • Professors Get Low Marks: United States Merchant Marine Academy
  • Most Accessible Professors: United States Military Academy
  • Least Accessible Professors: New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Best Career Services: Penn State University

All I Ever Do Is Study!

  • Students Study the Most: Cal Tech
  • Students Study the Least: University of North Dakota
  • Best College Library: Columbia University
  • This Is a Library?: Bradley University

The Smiley Face Factor

  • Happiest Students: Claremont McKenna College
  • Least Happy Students: New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Dorms Like Palaces: Smith College
  • Is That a Dorm?: United States Coast Guard Academy
  • Best Campus Food: Bowdoin College
  • Is It Food?: United States Merchant Marine Academy
  • Most Beautiful Campus: University of Mississippi
  • Least Beautiful Campus: New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Best Quality of Life: Rice University

Where's the Game?

  • Best Athletic Facilities: Kenyon College
  • Students Pack the Stadiums: University of Notre Dame
  • Best Jock School: Clemson University
  • There's a Game?: Prescott College
  • Everyone Plays Intramural Sports: Clemson University
  • Nobody Plays Intramural Sports: Prescott College

Animal House

  • Top Party School: University of Iowa
  • Reefer Madness: Skidmore College
  • Lots of Hard Liquor: University of Iowa
  • Lots of Beer: Penn State University
  • Lots of Greek Life: DePauw University

They Never Wear Togas Here

  • Stone Cold Sober School: Brigham Young University
  • Most Religious Students: Brigham Young University
  • They Don't Inhale: United States Military Academy
  • Scotch and Soda, Hold the Scotch: Brigham Young University
  • Got Milk? Brigham Young University

Politically Correct

  • Most Politically-Active Students: The George Washington University
  • Election? What Election?: Becker College
  • Most Conservative Students: Auburn University
  • Most Liberal Students: Bennington College

I'm Okay, You're Okay

  • Lots of Race/Class Interaction: CUNY-Hunter College
  • Little Race/Class Interaction: Gettysburg College
  • LGBT-Friendly: Emerson College
  • LGBT-Unfriendly: Grove City College

Red Tape, Green Money

  • Best Run College: Claremont McKenna College
  • Administrators Get Low Marks: Wells College
  • Great Financial Aid: Swarthmore College
  • Financial Aid Not So Great: Penn State University