US News college rankings: Here are the Top 5 value schools
3. Princeton University
The school offers need-based grants to 59 percent of its 5,100 undergraduates. The average grant covers a generous 69 percent of total schools costs. Tuition and fees run $36,640 a year, which over the years has fueled an institution that has hosted some pretty famous people over the years, from Albert Einstein to former economics professor Ben Bernanke.