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    Which Colleges Eat the Most Chipotle?

  • California and Florida lead the way.

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    There are four Florida schools in the top 10.

    Chipotle Mexican Grill released a list this week of the 25 college areas that order the most food from their restaurants. The release comes as a celebration of the chain’s final “Free Delivery Sunday” on September 29.

    University of Colorado Boulder was first. Chipotle was founded in Denver, which is just 45 minutes from the university.

    California had four college areas represented on the list and Florida had five. Maryland, Ohio, and Pennsylvania each had two.

    Other states present were Arizona, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Texas, Virginia, and Washington.

    The top menu items among college areas were chicken bowls, guac, steak bowls, and chicken burritos.

    Capella University, not mentioned in the top 25 list, came in first in six of the short lists of top areas by ingredient consumption and first in the list of the top five areas for most deliveries. The university was also mentioned in each of the other short lists.

    New York University in Manhattan was first on the short list for both the most guacamole and sofritas.

    Here’s the full list of the 25 college areas ordering the most Chipotle:

    1. University of Colorado-Boulder

    2. Florida State University

    3. University of Central Florida

    4. University of California- Irvine

    5. University of Southern California

    6. University of South Florida

    7. Virginia Commonwealth University

    8. University of Maryland, College Park

    9. University of Florida

    10. Penn State University

    11. Arizona State University

    12. University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

    13. Valencia College

    14. University of Maryland University College

    15. University of Michigan

    16. University of Illinois, Champaign

    17. Cuyahoga Community College

    18. University of Washington

    19. University of Cincinnati

    20. Temple University

    21. New York University

    22. University of California, Davis

    23. California State University, Long Beach

    24. Purdue University

    25. Texas A&M University

    Top Menu Items Among College Area Chipotles

    • Chicken Bowl
    • Guac Add On
    • Steak Bowl
    • Chicken Burrito

    The College Area That Orders the Most Guac

    • New York University

    The College Area That Orders the Most Queso

    • Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis

    Top 5 College Areas By Ingredient Consumption

    Sofritas

    • New York University
    • The University of Texas at Austin
    • California State University, Long Beach
    • University of Washington
    • Capella University

    Chicken

    • University of Maryland University College
    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • The Ohio State University
    • The University of Texas at Austin

    Steak

    • Capella University
    • University of Maryland University College
    • New York University
    • The Ohio State University
    • University of Missouri

    Carnitas

    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • California State University, Long Beach
    • Valencia College
    • University of Washington

    Barbacoa

    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • California State University, Northridge
    • Tarrant County College District
    • California State University, Long Beach

    Spicy Red Salsa

    • Capella University
    • The Ohio State University
    • University of Maryland University College
    • The University of Texas at Austin
    • Tarrant County College District

    Mild Pico de Gallo

    • New York University
    • Capella University
    • University of Maryland University College
    • The Ohio State University
    • Valencia College

    Most Deliveries

    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • University of Maryland University College
    • The Ohio State University
    • The University of Texas at Austin

    Burritos

    • Capella University
    • University of Colorado Boulder
    • The Ohio State University
    • New York University
    • University of Washington

    Bowls

    • University of Maryland University College
    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • The Ohio State University
    • Valencia College

    Pinto Beans

    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • California State University, Northridge
    • The University of Texas at Austin
    • San Diego State University

    Black Beans

    • University of Maryland University College
    • New York University
    • Capella University
    • Valencia College
    • The University of Texas at Austin

    Brown Rice

    • Capella University
    • New York University
    • The Ohio State University
    • University of Maryland University College
    • The University of Texas at Austin

    White Rice

    • University of Maryland University College
    • Capella University
    • The Ohio State University
    • New York University
    • Valencia College