July 14, 2024

U.S. News Rates UMW Sixth Among Public Universities in the South

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the University of Mary Washington’s undergraduate program sixth among public southern institutions in the “Top Public Regional Universities – South” category in its 2012 edition of America’s Best Colleges. The university ranks 15th among all southern universities in the same category. Mary Washington has been ranked in the top 20 among southern universities every year for the past five years.

The listing was announced September 13 in the magazine’s online edition at www.usnews.com. U.S. News & World Report bases its rankings on peer assessment, graduation and retention rates, faculty resources and alumni giving.

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About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.