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WVU Takes Top Honors in Playboy's Party Schools List

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West Virginia University has taken top honors for the first time in Playboy Magazine's Top 10 Party Schools list featured in the October 2013 issue of the magazine.

This year's list was ranked by Playboy editors who used feedback from social media, along with data from the National Center for Education Statistics, the NCAA, and the US Economic Census. This is the eighth time the magazine has published party school rankings.

WVU was named a top party school by the Princeton Review in 2012, although it has slipped in its ranking, coming in at number four in 2013. The Princeton Review also ranked WVU the highest for "Lots of Beer" in 2013.

The Playboy's Party Schools list ranking is as follows:

1. West Virginia University

2. University of Wisconsin

3. University of Colorado

4. University of Southern California

5. Florida State University

6. University of Texas

7. Louisiana State University

8. University of Georgia

9. Arizona State University

10. University of Maryland