Binghamton University Ranked High by Princeton Review

By Conor Mooney

Binghamton University Ranked High by Princeton Review

February 5, 2013 Updated Feb 5, 2013 at 3:27 PM EDT

Vestal, NY(WBNG Binghamton) Binghamton University gains some positive national recognition.

According to The Princeton Review, the school is listed eighth for "Best Value (Public) College" in the country.

The Princeton Review published the top-ten list on Tuesday.

The list is based off institutional and student surveys performed during the past couple of years.

The Princeton Review was founded in 1981 and offers prospective students rankings and profiles of colleges and universities.

Binghamton edged out the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and the University of Georgia for their spot in the top ten.

1. University of Virginia
2. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
3. New College of Florida
4. College of William and Mary
5. University of California—Los Angeles
6. North Carolina State University
7. University of Wisconsin—Madison
8. State University of New York at Binghamton
9. University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
10. University of Georgia