Playboy has listed the University of Southern California as the second top party school in the U.S. Compiled by its editors, Playboy's top ten party schools list has the University of Virgina atop and the University of Florida - Gainesville third. The editors took into account feedback from readers, students, alumni, campus representatives and others. 

Additionally, a spokesperson for the magazine said universities were measured on 900 data points in three categories, including sex, sports and nightlife.

University of Texas - Austin was fourth, followed by University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Georgia, Vanderbilt University, Tulane University, Texas Christian University and Ohio State University, respectively.

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