Skip navigation
Students sitting outside and smiling

You are here

National Rankings

How does the University of Minnesota, Morris measure up?

To get an unbiased opinion and see how Morris compares to other colleges and universities, take a look at some of our recent national rankings:

U.S. News and World Report 2019

  • 20x a “Top Public Liberal Arts College” 
  • Also listed on:
    • Lowest debt load at graduation
    • A+ Schools for B Students
    • Campus Ethnic Diversity
    • Economic Diversity
    • Most International Students

Top Producer of U.S. Fulbright Students

  • U.S. government's flagship international educational exchange program
    Only public institution on the baccalaureate list

Washington Monthly

  • #114 among national liberal arts colleges
  • #141 “Best Bang for the Buck- Midwest” schools


  • MONEY's Best Colleges for 2018–19 (#420)

Kiplinger’s Personal Finance

  • One of “300 Best College Values of 2018”    
  • #79 spot of 100 best values in public colleges for in-state students
    • #40 for out-of-state students
    • #161 among all colleges


  • One of “America’s Top Colleges” (#298)

Fiske Guide to Colleges 2019

  • 8x one of the “best and most interesting” schools in the US, Canada, and Great Britain

Winds of Change

  • One of the Top 200 Colleges for American Indians    
    • American Indian students comprise 18 percent of the Morris student body
    • Highest percentage of American Indian students in the University of Minnesota System

Sierra Club

  • A Top 40 “Cool School” for sustainability initiatives, 2018
  • Ranked #1 in the state and #33 in the nation

Wall Street Journal / Times Higher Education College 

  • Highest marks for Environment