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When I was in college, I was ecstatic to live in student housing that included a kitchen my sophomore year. I swore off the dining plan forever and started cooking for myself, rather than eating sad cafeteria meals that often resorted to cereal. However, there are some colleges around the country that are seriously ahead of the times when it comes to food offerings.
From organic farms to homemade ice cream and campus vineyards, we rounded up the best higher education institutions that make the grade when it comes to impressive artisanal fare. These colleges have us wishing we could head back to school just to try some of these over-the-top eats!