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Top Colleges for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Students

Best Schools for LGBT Students


The Advocate magazine has published a new book highlighting the top 100 colleges in the United States for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students.

The Advocate interviewed hundreds of students about the climate on their campuses. And it's not just the progressive states of California and Massachusetts that make the top 20.

So who made the list? Here is the list of the top 20 schools from The Advocate's top 100 best schools for LGBT students in alphabetical order.

  • American University
  • Duke University
  • Indiana University
  • New York University
  • Oberlin College
  • Ohio State University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Princeton University
  • Stanford University
  • Tufts University
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Southern California

Want to know more? Check out the book: The Advocate College Guide for LGBT Students.

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