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Oxford University Is Older Than the Aztecs.
Over 80,000 people graduated from McDonald’s Hamburger University with a bachelor’s degree in hamburgerology.
Wal-Mart has a lower acceptance rate (2.6%) than Harvard University (8.9%).
Harvard University was founded before calculus was invented.
The University of Victoria offers a course on Beyonce.
The University of Minnesota is older than the state of Minnesota.
Ruth Lawrence, a child prodigy, passed the Oxford University math exams at age 10, coming first out of all 530 candidates, and then completed the degree a year early by age 13.
You have a better chance of getting accepted to Harvard University than getting a job at the Apple Store.
Robert Oppenheimer, “the father of the atomic bomb,” tried to kill his university tutor with a poisoned apple.
Europe’s oldest university in continuous operation is the University of Bologna, in Italy, founded in 1088.
Michigan State University will identify any insect, arthropod, plant, or weed for free if you send a picture of the specimen via email.
The entire student body of the University of Mississippi enlisted for the American Civil War. They suffered a 100% casualty rate.
The world’s oldest university in continuous operation is in Africa: the University of Karueein, founded in 859 AD in Morocco.
The University of Texas study followed 474 diet soda drinkers for nearly ten years and found that their waists grew 70% more than the waists of non-drinkers.
Marie Curie couldn’t legally attend College, so she did it illegally, going to what was known as the “Flying University,” a secret organization.
An artificial intelligence system developed by Google and the University of Oxford can lip read better than humans.
There’s an actual course on Harry Potter being taught at Ohio State University.
The University of Glasgow offers a Homer Simpson philosophy course.
Columbia University accidentally sent out acceptance emails to 277 prospective graduate students in 2017, and then revoked them in a follow-up email a little more than an hour later.
A 2013 study by Michigan State University found that unattractive people are more likely to be bullied in the workplace.