Seattle University is ranked among top national universities for its academics, student-centered teaching, service learning and leadership in sustainability. Some of our most notable top rankings are listed below.
Seattle U was ranked in the Top 16 percent of all universities in the nation and #23 in the West region.
For 19 years running, Seattle U has been recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation for undergraduate education by the Princeton Review.
Seattle University is included in U.S. News and World Report’s “Best National Universities” and several programs received high rankings in its 2022-2023 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings.
Seattle U was among master’s institutions to produce the most 2016-17 U.S. Fulbright students, making it the fifth year in a row, and eighth time, that Seattle U was a “Top Producer” of student or faculty Fulbright awardees.
Seattle U continued its run of top rankings for sustainability by once again being named a Sierra Cool School for 2021, earning a #14 spot in Sierra magazine’s Top 20.
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Using data from a report by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce called “The First Try at ROI,” it’s clear that a Seattle University education does pay off.