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The most beautiful college campuses in America

The Active Times Logo By Kaitlin Miller of The Active Times | Slide 1 of 51: While many prospective college students and their parents think about a university's academic rigor, prestige and price when choosing where to attend, another factor to consider is the beauty of the campus itself. Many American academic institutions have been designed to facilitate and inspire learning with impressive buildings, serene landscaping and amazing art.We scoured media coverage, online reviews and other accolades to compile a list of schools from coast to coast with campuses that stand above the rest. Read on to discover if your alma mater is among the most beautiful college campuses in the country.

The Most Beautiful College Campuses in America

While many prospective college students and their parents think about a university's academic rigor, prestige and price when choosing where to attend, another factor to consider is the beauty of the campus itself. Many American academic institutions have been designed to facilitate and inspire learning with impressive buildings, serene landscaping and amazing art.

We scoured media coverage, online reviews and other accolades to compile a list of schools from coast to coast with campuses that stand above the rest. Read on to discover if your alma mater is among the most beautiful college campuses in the country.

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