Hamline University has been ranked fourteenth in the nation in its category in Washington Monthly
's 2013 College Rankings, which highlights institutions that value service to the community.
According to Washington Monthly
, the rankings measure and quantify how well individual colleges and universities are meeting their public obligations in the areas of research, service, and social mobility. Hamline ranked first in Minnesota and fourteenth nationwide (up from twentieth in 2012) in its category of top "Master's Universities."
Here are other Minnesota schools that made the rankings lists: In "Master's Universities" category- Augsburg (#52), University of Minnesota- Duluth (#89), Metropolitan State University (#98), St. Catherine's University (#155), Saint Cloud University (#160), Bethel University (#198); in the "National Universities" category- University of Minnesota- Twin Cities (#56); and in the "Liberal Arts Colleges" category- Carleton College (#2), Macalester College (#13), St. Olaf College (#38), and Gustavus Adolphus College (#56).