Three recent college rankings have listed Saint Mary’s as a top college. Saint Mary’s is once again ranked in the top tier of the annual U.S. News & World Report ratings of best colleges and universities, listed at 180th in its National Universities category. Saint Mary’s is one of only three public or private schools in Minnesota ranked in this elite category.
In addition, Forbes annual “America’s Top Colleges” ranking has Saint Mary’s among the top 650 undergraduate colleges in the U.S., and the Princeton Review lists Saint Mary’s as one of the best colleges in the Midwest. Both rankings are based on academic excellence and student satisfaction.