Where the U.S. Presidents Went to College

Can you name which colleges these presidents attended for undergrad? Note: Colleges listed are those they graduated from, unless otherwise noted
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Last updated: February 9, 2017
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Donald Trump
Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA)
William McKinley (withdrew after 1 year)
Allegheny College (Meadville, PA)
Calvin Coolidge
Amherst College (Amherst, MA)
William Taft, George H.W. Bush, George W. Bush
Yale University (New Haven, CT)
Chester Arthur
Union College (Schenectady, NY)
Jimmy Carter
United States Naval Academy (Annapolis, MD)
Gerald Ford
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)
James Polk
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
John Adams, John Quincy Adams, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, JFK
Harvard University (Cambridge, MA)
Bill Clinton
Georgetown University (Washington, DC)
Barack Obama (after transferring as a junior)
Columbia University (NY,NY)
Barack Obama (transferred out junior year)
Occidental College (Los Angeles, CA)
Rutherford Hayes
Kenyon College (Gambier, OH)
Ohio Central College (Iberia, OH)
James Madison, Woodrow Wilson, JFK (transferred out)
Princeton University (Princeton, NJ)
Herbert Hoover
Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
Richard Nixon
Whittier College (Whittier, CA)
James Garfield
Williams College (Williamstown, MA)
Ulysses Grant, Dwight Eisenhower
United States Military Academy (West Point, NY)
Lyndon Johnson
Texas State University (San Marcos, TX)
Benjamin Harrison
Miami University (Oxford, OH)
Ronald Reagan
Eureka College (Eureka, IL)
James Buchanan
Dickinson College (Carlisle, PA)
George Washington (surveyor's certificate), Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe, John Tyler
College of William & Mary (Williamsburg, VA)
Franklin Pierce
Bowdoin College (Brunswick, ME)
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Dec 8, 2020
I like the detail you provide for accuracy (such as that for McKinley). In that same spirit, you should note that Trump transfered to Penn after two years at Fordham University