Founded in 1746, Princeton University is located in Princeton, New Jersey. Originally, it was established as the College of New Jersey. In 1756, it was moved to Princeton and adopted its present name. The main campus of the college sits on around 600 acres of land. Princeton University has ranked first among national universities from 2001 to 2008 according to U.S. News and World Report. The university comprises of the following academic units:
Some of the famous alumni of Princeton University are John F. Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States; Woodrow Wilson, the 28th President of the United States; and Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com.
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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