10 Best College Towns in America

3. Chapel Hill, North Carolina


Simply from history, the University of North Carolina in Capel Hill is one of the best college towns in the United States. As we know, with their recent National Championship in Men’s Basketball, their sports are outstanding, and their academics are top ranking year after year. A degree from here is worth a ton, and the student atmosphere is great, too. Chapel Hill has a wide selection of bars and restaurants, but it’s a different feel. A lot of musicians are known for making their starts here, so the music scene is great as well. All in all, this place is a great place to earn a degree and have fun simultaneously.