The Garden State is home to the most festive college in the entire nation! The holidays are a special and magical time of the year at this school in New Jersey.

According to, the website Best College Reviews ranked 45 schools based on their Christmas spirit and how they celebrate the holidays on their campuses.

The ranking is also determined by the number, uniqueness and variety of holiday and by the school's community involvement.

According to the list, Seton Hall in South Orange, New Jersey came in at #1 in the nation for its Christmas spirit.

Some of the festive events include, a tree lighting ceremony, holiday movie screenings, a pancake breakfast with the Santa himself, Christmas carol show at the Prudential Center, a toy wrapping party, and their 12 Acts of Christmas Kindness which encourages students to do something nice and get involved in their community.

Congratulations to Villanova University for also making the top of the list by coming in at number 4! Some of the festive events at this school include their annual holiday bazaar, their annual Christmas Concert in St. Mary’s Chapel and the Villanova Band and the Villanova Pops Orchestra performing Christmas concerts this holiday season!

Sources:, Seton Hall University, Villanova University, Best College Reviews


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