CATEGORIES: Alumni News Campus Clips Sir Jimmie Blog Six Word Memoir Video

CAMPUS CLIPS
UJ Ranked Highest Among ND Institutions

UJ Logo

The University of Jamestown has again received the highest ranking of all North Dakota institutions in any category of U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Colleges 2017” edition, released Sept. 13. For the tenth consecutive year, the University is ranked in the top tier of Best Regional Colleges, moving up twelve places from its 2016 rankings.

President Robert S. Badal commented on this new ranking, saying, “University of Jamestown is now recognized as a ‘top 25’ regional Midwest college, as we continue as the leader in North Dakota.”
U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Colleges” is the most recognized and popular of all college rankings. The report evaluates colleges and universities annually by assessing criteria such as peer assessment, graduation rate, student/faculty ratios, class size, alumni giving, and student testing scores. Categories are Regional Colleges, Regional Universities, National Universities, and National Liberal Arts Colleges.

In addition to its U.S. News and World Report ranking, the University of Jamestown was once again named a “Best in the Midwest” college by Princeton Review and ranked number one in North Dakota as a “Best College for the Money” by College Factual.

Would you like to be notified when articles like this are posted?
Choose subscription options for your phone or email.


Posted:September 20, 2016


Popular This Month
Coronavirus (COVID-19) InformationApril 4 UJ Undergraduate Students – Many students have asked our staff if they need to be moved out of…
COVID-19 (coronavirus) Message: March 19Dear Jimmies, Given the disruption that has accompanied the current semester, we want to give our undergraduate students the opportunity…
Tena Lawrence(’81) Named Top Woman in BusinessTena Lawrence, MA, Executive Vice President at University of Jamestown, was named in Prairie Business magazine’s annual "Top 25 Women…
COVID-19 (coronavirus) Message: March 17Dear Students, Faculty, Staff, and Friends, I begin this notice tonight with a heart filled with gratitude to all of…
COVID-19 (coronavirus) Message: March 16Dear University of Jamestown Community, Thank you for your patience and understanding during this historic time. With the COVID-19 pandemic…
Updated Campus Resource Hours: March 18Campus Resources Academic Buildings Saturday - SundayMonday - Friday Closed8:00 am - 5:00 pm Foss Wellness Center Closed Indefinitely Hansen…
COVID 19: Commencement, Credits & Other FAQsDear Jimmies, A one-time COVID related credit will be granted to residential and dining students as described below. The credit…
COVID-19 (coronavirus) Message: March 21Dear University of Jamestown Community, I am writing tonight to share with you that the University of Jamestown has reached…
A Message from the President: March 23See all COVID-19 announcements here.
Communication Recommendations for StudentsSee all COVID-19 announcements here.
Recent

University of Jamestown at a glance

Financial Aid

  • Academic Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Fine Arts Performance Awards
  • Journey Awards

Campus Demographics

Placement Rate

1,100 students from 30 states and 20 countries
99%
(Undergraduate 2017)

Student to Faculty Ratio - 12:1

Utility