Topic: college rankings

Ren ’23: The persistent problem of college rankings

Columns, Opinions

Ren ’23: The persistent problem of college rankings

October 22, 2019 0 comments

With college application season in full bloom across the country, many university applicants will come into contact with college rankings. US News, Forbes and the Wall Street Journal publish some of the more well-known lists, though many more exist.

University places 14th on U.S. News ranking

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University places 14th on U.S. News ranking

September 24, 2017 2 comments

U.S. News and World Report ranked Brown as number 14 on its list of best national universities for the third year in a row.

Poll shows college rankings widely used by applicants

University News

Poll shows college rankings widely used by applicants

November 8, 2016 0 comments

Nearly one-third of undergraduates indicated that college rankings were a strong factor in their decision to attend Brown in The Herald’s 2016 fall poll.