Now that the school year is over and many people head home it's time to see who decided to party the hardest this year.

Does your school go hard when it comes to parties? It's time to see if it can make the list.

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How They Got The Results

Niche has released a way to check the grading of different aspects of every college in America. They have grades for Academics, Diversity, Athletics, Value, Campus, and of course Party Scene. Niche also has an overall list as well to save you from having to look up every school individually.

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The Top Three Colleges

3. Drake University

This spot in Des Moines is a bit of a wild card. I didn't see this one coming but am happy to see this school on the board.

2. Iowa State 

This school has straight As when it comes to partying hard for the school year.


1. Iowa 

We saw this one coming. With an A+ ranking, the University of Iowa is number one for the whole state of Iowa this year, which I doubt is much of a shock for anyone.

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Founded in 1847, it is the state's oldest institution of higher education and is located alongside the picturesque Iowa River in Iowa City, one of America’s most beloved college towns. Home to one of the most acclaimed academic medical centers in the U.S. and the world-renowned Iowa Writers' Workshop, the UI offers more than 200 majors, minors, and certificates to help students create their own path of study.

But who cares about all of that?! Let's Party. When you go to their website it says,

Iowa is where great stories begin. It's time to start yours. Find out how.

Both Iowa and Iowa state has some very famous party stories.

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