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  • Ranked eighth among “up-and-coming" colleges and universities in 2011 by U.S. News & World Report, placing us among institutions "that recently made the most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, or facilities."
  • Named one of the best universities in the Midwest by The Princeton Review for seven years.
  • Classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university, high research activity (RU/H), placing us in the company of Boston College, Clemson University, and College of William and Mary, among others.
  • Named by The Princeton Review as one of the best 150 values among the nation's most academically outstanding colleges.


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