November 24, 2022

This has been ranked as the best college town in New York…do you agree?

Ah man, I remember college like it was yesterday. I got a bachelor’s degree from Morrisville State College. Do you remember your university experience? How was it? Did you live on campus or did you commute? Did you have a good time in college or was it uncertain like mine?

Really, where you go to school and what you do with it impacts your memories when you’re done with your education. Do you think the city you went to school in is the BEST college town in New York?

Far & Wide has compiled a list of the best college towns in each state. Honestly, just from experience, I’m not surprised to learn that the most popular college town in New York is…

Ithaca.

Here’s why it was selected as the best, according to Far & Wide:

In upstate New York, the scenic town of Ithaca is home to Ithaca College and Cornell University. It’s covered in snow – a lot – which might explain why nearly half of the over 67,000 people who live here are students! Although Ithaca residents don’t usually stay after college, it’s only 4 hours from New York City and its hundreds of employers.

Wait, what is it? Is that the only reason? I would say there are plenty of other college towns that are better than Ithaca, but that’s just my opinion.

What do you think about this? Is this the right choice for New York State or do you think another college town is better? Let us know in our station app.

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