Parents and their teens often disagree. So it should be no surprise students' top pick for the No. 1 dream college is New York University, which doesn't even make it in their parents' top 10 list. See this list compiled by the Princeton Review. The top 10 dream colleges for parents:

  1. Princeton University
  2. Stanford University
  3. Harvard University
  4. University of Notre Dame
  5. Duke University
  6. Yale University
  7. Boston College
  8. Brown University
  9. Cornell University
  10. Massachusetts Institute of Technology