September 24, 2012
Contact: University Relations
In its new 2013 America's Best Colleges guide, U.S. News & World Report ranked the University of Baltimore among the top 25 public universities in the northern region.
U.S. News ranks 625 universities in the Best Regional Universities category, of which 230 are public institutions. The rankings are split into four regions: North, South, Midwest, and West. UB placed #23 among public regional universities in the North region.
Ranking criteria include student retention and graduation; faculty resources; peer assessment; and financial resources.
More information about UB's rankings, as well as the complete list of public regional universities and the rankings methodology, can be found at the magazine's education website.
The University of Baltimore is a member of the University System of Maryland and comprises the School of Law, the Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Public Affairs and the Merrick School of Business.