Ripon College honored in national rankings listings

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Ripon College again has been placed on national rankings lists of the best institutions for undergraduate education.

  • Ripon is listed among the Best National Liberal Arts Colleges and as the top school in Wisconsin for social mobility on the 2021 U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 Best Colleges rankings.
  • Ripon is included in The Princeton Review’s 2021 edition of The Best 386 Colleges. Ripon also was named to its Best Regional Colleges list.

    The annual list is based on survey data collected from students at more than 2,000 U.S. colleges across the country. Only five of those designated are in Wisconsin.

  • Ripon was named to Money magazine’s 2020 Best Colleges in America list. The list ranks schools that successfully combine quality and affordability, based on factors such as tuition fees, family borrowing and career earnings.
  • Ripon is included among the best Four-Year Liberal Arts Colleges on Washington Monthly’s 2020 College Guide and Rankings. Ripon also is included on its Best Bang for the Buck Midwest listing.

    Washington Monthly ranks schools on factors such as social mobility, encouraging student activism, and producing research and technologies that create high-paying jobs and address threats like climate change.