UW Research

May 9, 2018

UW ranks No. 5 on Forbes’ Best Value Colleges 2018

The University of Washington this week ranked No. 5 on the Forbes list of Best Value Colleges 2018. The UW rose from 23rd place in the 2016 ranking.

A college education can be one of the most expensive costs in a person’s lifetime, the magazine said. That’s why editors rank the schools and universities that provide the best value for the dollar on tuition costs. The rankings are based on several factors including quality (based on the 2017 Forbes Top Colleges ranking), alumni earnings, net price, net debt, timely graduation, and number of Pell Grant recipients.

Read the full article in UW News.