West Chester University Achieves Multiple Top Rankings on U.S. News Best Colleges Lists

West Chester University Achieves Silver Rating for Sustainability Efforts

WEST CHESTER, PA — In the just-released 2022 U.S. News college rankings, West Chester University has maintained its high ranking among other institutions, coming in for the second consecutive year at #10 in Top Public Schools Regional Universities North and #50 Regional Universities North, which includes both public and private institutions.

WCU also advanced to the top 40 Best Value Schools Regional Universities North at #40 — one of the only public institutions in the top 40.

WCU moved up the list of Best Colleges for Veterans (Regional Universities North) to #15 from #23 last year. WCU also advanced among Top Performing Universities in Social Mobility, rising to #122 from #136.

For the first time, West Chester was included on the list of Most Innovative Schools Regional Universities North at #20.

WCU is also listed as Best Undergraduate Teaching Regional Universities North at #24.

U.S. News published undergraduate nursing program rankings for the first time this year using data from a specialized nursing peer assessment survey administered in the spring and summer of 2021. West Chester is listed at #251 for Best Undergraduate Nursing.

Click here for WCU’s complete U.S. News rankings.

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