Buzzfeed names UPenn among the ‘sexiest, smartest’ colleges in U.S.

University of Pennsylvania
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Buzzfeed plotted Forbes’ academic ranking of colleges against dating website Date My School’s hotness index, which scores how much interest students’ dating profiles receive, to come up with a new list – “The Sexiest, Smartest Colleges in the Country”

Philadelphia’s University of Pennsylvania ranked a respectable number four out of the top ten schools.

The Ivy League institution scored 17th when it came to academic prowess and 33rd as far as hotness.

The website notes famous alum John Legend enrolled in the university at the age of 16 to study English and African American literature.

Brown University topped the list, coming in 5th for hotness and 19th in academics.

Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Mellon University rounded out the list at number 10, scoring 69th for academics and 32nd for attractiveness.

Temple University didn’t make the top ten, but was plotted in a chart showing some of the runner ups.

The school scored high when it came to sexiness, but low as far as academics.

For a full list and infographic, click here.



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