Provo has been ranked #4 Best College City in America! WalletHub compared more than 400 U.S. cities of varying sizes across three key dimensions: 1) Wallet Friendliness, 2) Social Environment and 3) Academic & Economic Opportunities. They evaluated those three key dimensions using 28 key indicators of academic, social and economic opportunities for students. Their data set ranges from cost of living to quality of higher education to crime-rate. Provo was also ranked #3 for lowest cost of higher education.
Check out the whole ranking here: https://wallethub.com/edu/best-worst-college-cities-and-towns-in-america/8974/#ask-the-experts