Location: Madison, Wisc.

Who knows partying better than Playboy? Based on sex, sports, and nightlife, the gentleman's mag routinely includes the University of Madison Wisconsin among its top rankings, last year putting the Badgers at a respectable #2 spot. Beyond letting loose with vigor, the school also houses the #18 best arts program in the country, boasting the #2 printmaking program as well, according to US News and World Report.