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The 50 Best College Towns in America

TravelPulse Logo By Scott Hartbeck of TravelPulse | Slide 1 of 51: The students are back, colorful leaves are blowing across the quad and tailgating season is in full swing: there's simply no better time to visit a college town than autumn. Vibrant enough to own a full range of cultural and social diversions, but still possessing all the charms of a small town, American college towns are unique destinations and a visit to one of the following 50 might just have you looking to go back to school.

Small Town Vibe, Big City Fun

The students are back, colorful leaves are blowing across the quad and tailgating season is in full swing: there's simply no better time to visit a college town than autumn. Vibrant enough to own a full range of cultural and social diversions, but still possessing all the charms of a small town, American college towns are unique destinations and a visit to one of the following 50 might just have you looking to go back to school.

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