For the third year in a row, Syracuse University is the home of the most enthusiastic students in the country.

The annual 'Princeton Review' ranks America's universities in a number of superficial categories like School Spirit and Best Party School, but anytime a local favorite tops a list that's positive it's a cause for celebration.

According to, SU students come out in full force for on-campus athletic events. That's how they topped the 'Students Pack the Stadium' or 'School Spirit' category.

The review says students tailgate all hours of the night while sporting their orange Orange gear, but always get their studying done first.

'Cuse also ranks high in the 'Best Party School' category, coming in at #3.

Here are the rest of the rankings:

1. Syracuse University
2. Clemson University
3. Xavier University (OH)
4. University of Oklahoma
5. Auburn University
6. University of Wisconsin--Madison
7. Marquette University
8. University of Connecticut
9. Providence College
10. United States Air Force Academy
11. Kansas State University
12. University of Nebraska--Lincoln
13. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
14. University of Arizona
15. Florida State University
16. St. John's University
17. West Virginia University
18. Pennsylvania State University-- University Park
19. Wabash College
20. Iowa State University


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