Princeton Review Cites Academic Rigor and Accessible Faculty

Ursinus College’s academic rigor and supportive faculty help make it one of the country’s best 377 colleges, according to The Princeton Review’s “The Best 377 Colleges – 2013.” Only about 15 percent of the country’s 2,500 four-year colleges (and three colleges outside the U.S.) are profiled in the renowned college guide. Read More»

Ursinus is a Princeton Review Green College

Green Colleges

Ursinus College is one of Princeton Review’s “Guide to 322 Green Colleges.” The Princeton Review, in collaboration with the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), profiles the most environmentally responsible colleges in its third annual edition which is available each year in conjunction with Earth Day, April 22. Read More»

Philadelphia Business Journal Reports on Forbes List

The Philadelphia Business Journal reports that several Philadelphia area colleges have made Forbes Magazine’s Best College list.  Of 650 colleges, Ursinus is #108. The article notes that the lists “focuses on educational outcomes, not reputations” and rates “quality of teaching, great career prospects, graduation rates and low levels of debt.”

Ursinus Named One of “311 Greenest Colleges”

Ursinus College is among the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review, which selected Ursinus for inclusion in The Princeton Review’s Guide to 311 Green Colleges: 2011 Edition. The guide is released this week in conjunction with Earth Day. Read More»

February 22, 2008: Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings, U.S. News

Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings, a blog by U.S. News editor Bob Morse, notes in the entry, “Do Top Colleges Enroll Enough Pell Grant Students?” that Ursinus is second in a list of the top 10 liberal arts colleges with the largest percentage increase of Pell Grant recipients. His information is based on an article in Postsecondary Education Opportunity, by Thomas Mortenson.

Ursinus Is Among Kiplinger’s Top Picks

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance has announced its annual rankings of the best values in private institutions, listing private liberal arts colleges and universities that exemplify excellent academics while keeping costs to a minimum. Ursinus College is included in the top 100 liberal arts schools, at Number 59. Read More»

Ursinus Designated ‘Up and Coming’ College

The Princeton Review has cited Ursinus as one the 50 “Best Value” private colleges, and, in partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council, has for the first time included Ursinus College in The Princeton Review’s Guide to 286 Green Colleges. Read More»