What are the oldest colleges and universities in the United States?
These are the oldest U.S. universities and colleges. The date listed is the year each institution became a bachelor's degree-granting institution.
|Harvard Univ.||Cambridge, Mass.||1636|
|Coll. of William & Mary||Williamsburg, Va.||1693|
|Yale Univ.||New Haven, Conn.||1701|
|Princeton Univ.||Princeton, N.J.||1746|
|Columbia Univ.||New York City||1754|
|Univ. of Penn.||Philadelphia, Penn.||1757|
|Brown Univ.||Providence, R.I.||1764|
|Rutgers||New Brunswick, N.J.||1766|
|Dartmouth Coll.||Hanover, N.H.||1769|
Here is a link to more information about all U.S. accredited four-year institutions offering at least a Bachelor's degree.
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