College places 11th in U.S. News and World Report rankings

by The Dartmouth Senior Staff | 9/13/16 12:28am

Dartmouth College ranked 11th in the 2017 U.S. News and World Report university rankings released today.

The ranking is a slight jump from a 12th place ranking last year. In U.S. News’ ranking of institutions with the best undergraduate teaching, the College placed seventh, down from placing second in the category last year.

The rankings, which are generated from 2015 data, are among the most watched of their kind in the nation. Ivy League schools Princeton University, Harvard University and Yale University took the top three spots respectively, with University of Chicago tying Yale for third place.