Facebook was originally created as an exclusive network for Harvard students, then it was expanded to other colleges like Stanford University and later it opened to high school students. Now it´s the biggest social network connecting 900 million users worldwide! And because the time of summer holidays is here, we checked out our brand statistics in the education category to create the ranking of the most popular university Pages on Facebook!
If you have just graduated from high school and you are heading off to college after summer, check out their Facebook Page to see what kind of activities, vibe and atmosphere to look forward to! And if you are still a high school student, get inspired by the latest ranking – these are the best universities at the end of school year 2011/2012 according to Facebook users!
Students “Like” Harvard University The Most
Harvard University has 1, 802, 475 fans at the moment and is still growing. Not only is it the home of Facebook, it is the home of many social media savvy students. The Page is very personal and posts diverse content to support all the activities academic as well as non-academic. Below you can see a picture of a spider from the Harvard Museum of Natural History which engaged students with more than 800 Likes and over 60 Comments and almost 150 Shares! Wouldn´t you love to go to a school like that? Of course if you´re not afraid of spiders,…
The data were gathered last week on June 18th and the order has already changed! University of Florida grew by more than 3 thousand fans in the last week and is now on 3rd place in our ranking surpassing The Ohio State University.