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Top Universities

Caltech was ranked seventh among national universities by U.S. News and World Report, which today released its annual list of "Best Colleges."  Caltech tied at seventh with traditional rival Massachusetts Institute of Technology. USC tied for 23rd place with Carnegie Mellon. UCLA tied for 25th with University of Virginia and Wake Forest.

Topping the list were Ivy Leaguers Harvard, Princeton and Yale.