As you begin your college search, you’ve probably already wondered about what kind of roommate you’ll have: will they be an athlete? Will they try to party in your room? Keep odd hours?
Will they be a ghost?
It might not be on the top of your list to wonder whether there are any specters hanging around your favorite college campuses.
But there are some swimming pools, locker rooms, and football stadiums where college students have reported hearing something go bump — or seeing something they couldn’t quite explain. For some of the most haunted colleges in the U.S., this may be a regular occurrence.
According to College Consensus, the top 10 most haunted colleges are:
1. Smith College
2. University of Notre Dame
3. Kenyon College
4. Gettysburg College
5. Flagler College
6. Huntingdon College
7. Saint Mary of the Woods College
8. University of Montevallo
9. Drew University
10. Ohio University
We’ve collected urban legends from all around the country to find out which colleges in every state are the spookiest. Check them out in the infographic below and then let us know: Will you be ghost hunting at your college?
We might not be able to tell you whether a campus has too many ghosts for you, but our tools and resources can help you find the right fit academically, athletically, and socially — and our experts will guide you every step of the way.