|For those who dislike ranking|
The top five are:
UC-SD, UC-R, UC-B, Texas A&M, and UCLA
Not surprisingly, public universities do well in such rankings. But well-endowed privates - which have money for student aid - also show up. Stanford is number 6. Harvard is number 10.
You can find the full listing at:
Maybe not surprisingly, the Monthly also carries a lengthy defense of public universities by UC prez Napolitano: