Growing up, I was always disappointed that most schools from classic college films didn’t exist. Not being able to suit up for South Central Louisiana University and follow in the footsteps of Bobby Boucher was crushing. That scholarship never came, and I almost had to settle for South Harmon Institute of Technology…until I realized the obvious. We couldn’t attend these institutions of higher education, but now, thanks to eCollegeFinder, we have an idea of where all these schools are located.
Below is the list of movies and their respected college location.
Revenge of the Nerds
Release Date: July 20th, 1984
Fictional College: Adams College
Filming Location: University of Arizona – Tucson, AZ
Release Date: August 18th, 2006
Fictional College: South Harmen Institute of Technology
Filming Location: Chapman University – Orange, CA
Release Date: September 27th, 1996
College in Movie: UC Santa Cruz
Filming Location: UC Santa Cruz – Santa Cruz, CA
Release Date: April 5th, 2002
Fictional College: Coolidge College
Filming Location: Los Angeles, CA
Release Date: February 21st, 2003
Fictional College: Harrison University
Filming Location: Southern California
Release Date: July 28th, 1978
Fictional College: Faber College
Filming Location: University of Oregon, OR
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