4 Worcester Colleges in 2019 Top 25 Party Schools in Massachusetts

by | Apr 20, 2019 | Entertainment, Nightlife

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WORCESTER – Five Worcester colleges have made Niche.com’s 2019 Top Party Schools in Massachusetts.

College of the Holy Cross (#8), Assumption College (#13), WPI (#18) and Worcester State University (#24) all cracked the top 25 party schools in the Bay State, according to Niche.com — a ranking and review website — that recently released it’s 2019 Top Party Schools in America list. Clark University is listed as the #28 party school in Massachusetts. 


Fitchburg State University also cracked the Top 25, coming in at #20.

Although they have a campus in Worcester, it was the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Services [MCPHS] Boston campus that came in at #25. 

Here are the “party grades” for Worcester colleges:


#8 – College of the Holy Cross

Party Scene: A-

Overall Niche Grade: A+


#13 – Assumption College

Party Scene: B+

Overall Niche Grade:  B-


#18 – Worcester Polytechnic Institute [WPI]

Party Scene: B+

Overall Niche Grade: A+


#24 – Worcester State University

Party Scene:  B

Overall Niche Grade:  B-


#28 – Clark University

Party Scene: B

Overall Niche Grade: A- 

The Top 5 Party Schools in Massachusetts:

  1. UMASS-Amherst
  2. MIT
  3. Boston University
  4. Harvard University
  5. Boston College

These are the Top 5 Party Schools in America, according to Niche.com:

  1. Tulane University – New Orleans, LA
  2. University of Georgia – Athens, GA
  3. West Virginia University – Morgantown, WV
  4. University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI
  5. Howard University – Washington. D.C.

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