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Rankings

This list represents a selection of national and global rankings of Washington University by media and other ranking institutions. It is not a comprehensive list, but intended to present an overview of significant surveys. Additional information can be obtained on the websites of many of these sources.

Undergraduate Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

Ranking Year
Overall - Best Colleges - National Universities 19 2019
Overall - Best Values 22 2019

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education

Ranking Year
Overall Ranking of U.S. Colleges 18 2018

Entrepreneur Magazine/Princeton Review

Ranking Year
Best Undergrad Programs for Entrepreneurs 7 2018

Journal of Blacks in Higher Education

Ranking Year
First-Year Enrollments of Black Students at High-Ranking Universities 8 2018

Poets & Quants

Ranking Year
Best Undergraduate Business Programs 2 2017

The Princeton Review

Ranking Year
Top 25 Schools for Entrepreneurs 7 2019
Best Campus Food 6 2019
Best College Dorms 1 2019
Great Financial Aid 5 2019
Best Quality of Life 12 2019
Best-Run Colleges 1 2019

Niche

Ranking Year
Best Colleges in America 11 2019
Best College Campuses in America 1 2019
Colleges with the Best Student Life in America 9 2019
Colleges with the Best Academics in America 18 2019
Colleges with the Best Professors in America 22 2019

College Factual

Ranking Year
Top Quality Overall 21 2019

Graduate & Professional U.S. Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

Ranking Year
Best Medical Schools - Research 8* 2018
Best Medical Schools - Primary Care 10* 2018
Best Health Schools - Audiology 3 2018
Best Health Schools - Occupational Therapy 1* 2016
Best Health Schools - Physical Therapy 1* 2016
U.S. News - Best Law Schools 18 2018
U.S. News - Best Business Schools 23* 2019
U.S. News - Best Social Work Schools 2 2018
Graduate Programs Ranked in Top 20 by U.S. News
Art 12 2016
American Politics 12 2018
Biological Sciences 11 2018
Biomedical/Bioengineering 12* 2018
Clinical Psychology 16 2018
Comparative Politics 11 2018
Political Methodology 7 2018
Political Science 19 2018
Psychology 13 2018

Asterisk (*) indicates tie

Bloomberg Business Week

Ranking Year
Best Business Schools 36 2017

Architectural Record

Ranking Year
The Top 10 Architecture Graduate Programs 10 2018