University of Redlands

Rankings and fact sheets

Arbor Day Foundation

Tree Campus USA (12 consecutive years)

College Consensus

  • Best Colleges for Veterans 
  • #12 Best Regional University in the West

Combining the latest results from the most respected college rankings with thousands of real student reviews

Colleges of Distinction

  • College of Distinction 

Based on engaged students, great teaching, vibrant community, and successful outcomes

Creative Colleges

  • Featured in Creative Writing
  • Listed in Acting, Art and Design, and Music

Fiske Guide to Colleges (College of Arts and Sciences)

  • Best and Most Interesting 
  • “One of higher education’s better-kept secrets”

Fulbright Scholarships

  • 24 Fulbright students over the last 13 years (College of Arts and Sciences)

Salary potential 

  • Top 16% Best Universities for a Bachelor's Degree (248 of 1,515)

Best Value

  • Top 13% Best Value Private Colleges (113 of 864)
  • Top 10% Best Value Colleges for Business Majors (150 of 1,487)

The Princeton Review

  • Best 387 Colleges 
  • Best Western Colleges

University Headquarters (School of Business & Society)

  • #1 Best Business Management Schools and Programs

U.S. News & World Report

  • #4 Best Value in the West
  • #6 Best University in the West
  • #17 Best Colleges for Veterans 

Washington Monthly

  • "Best Bang for the Buck Colleges" 
  • Top 6% (38 of 616), Best National Universities, Masters 

Based on contributions to the public good, including social mobility, research, and service


The University of Redlands is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). There are additional accreditations for specific programs:

  • Chemistry programs by the American Chemical Society

  • School of Music by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)

  • Communicative Disorders programs by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

  • School of Education by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing

  • School of Business & Society by Accreditation Council For Business Schools and Programs

Fact sheets

Print-quality PDFs of the fact sheets are also available: College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, and spatial studies.