Rankings and Recognitions

Abound

  • Top Degrees Grad School 2018
  • Top Degrees Finish College 2018

Based on accessibility, affordability, acceleration, and advancement

Arbor Day Foundation

Tree Campus USA (2018 and many previous years)

College Choice

Best Western Regional Universities for 2017

College Consensus

  • Top 10 Best in the West (top 10%)
  • Best Colleges for Veterans for 2018 (top 10%)

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

Colleges of Distinction

  • College of Distinction 2019

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 Colleges (2020)
  • “One of higher education’s better-kept secrets”

Forbes

  • America’s Top Colleges (2017)

Fulbright Scholarships

  • 24 Fulbright Students over the last 11 years

Money Magazine

  • Best Colleges for Your Money 2018

Payscale.com (College of Arts and Sciences)

Best Value 2018

  • Top 17% College ROI Report: Best Value Colleges (317 of 1,879 ranked)
  • Top 13% Best Value Private Colleges (118 of 882 ranked)
  • Top 14% Best Value Colleges for Business Majors (216 of 1,494 ranked)

Salary potential 2017–18

  • Top 15% Best Universities and Colleges by Salary Potential (220 of 1,509)
  • Top 20% Best Private Universities by Salary Potential (157 of 941)
  • Top 20% Best Undergraduate Business Schools by Salary Potential (9 of 45)

The Princeton Review

  • Best 384 Colleges (2019)
  • Best Western Colleges (2019)

U.S. News & World Report

  • Top 8% Best Regional Universities, West (2019) (11 of 140 listed)

Washington Monthly

  • Top 6% (43 of 695), Best National Universities, Masters (2018)

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