Here are some of the top rated college newspapers in the country. Many of these daily publications are independent and historically established.

  1. Yale University - Yale Daily News

    Also known as YDN, the Yale Daily News has been up and running since 1878. YDN is published 5 days a week (Monday - Friday) during the academic year.

    Yale Daily News

  2. University of Arizona - Arizona Daily Wildcat

    Published daily during spring and fall semester and weekly during the summer months.

  3. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - The Daily Tar Heel

    One of the first college newspapers to go online.

  4. Howard University - The Hilltop

    The Hilltop is the first and only daily newspaper at a historically black college or university in the United States.

  5. University of Pennsylvania - The Daily Pennsylvanian

    Has a staff of more than 250 students.

  6. University of Georgia - The Red and Black

  7. University of Maryland, College Park - The Diamondback

    Publishes the print edition of the newspaper every Monday, with a print circulation of 8,000 copies.

    The Diamondback

  8. Harvard University - The Harvard Crimson

    Founded in 1873, The Harvard Crimson claims to be "the nation's oldest continuously published daily college newspaper."

  9. Indiana University – Bloomington - Indiana Daily Student

  10. University of Texas at Austin - The Daily Texan

    One of the largest college newspapers with a circulation of about 30,000. The Daily Texan also produces weekly podcasts.

    The Daily Texan