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    Hamline University: Recent Rankings

    2020Washington Monthly

    Hamline will be listed in Washington Monthly’s “Top 40 Master’s Universities” in September 2020.

    2019U.S. News & World Report

    Once again, Hamline University performed very well in annual rankings compiled by U.S. News and World Report.

    The publication changed both its ratings criteria and the institutions in its ratings categories in 2019. Hamline finished tied for 17th place among Midwest regional universities and also earned the following regional distinctions from the magazine:

    #3 in Best Undergraduate Teaching
    #8 in Most Innovative Schools 
    #11 in Best Colleges for Veterans 
    #15 in Top Performers in Social Mobility 
    #16 in Best Value Schools  

    2019: Money

    Hamline received a ranking in the publication’s annual “Best Colleges for Your Money” issue, noting that 100 percent of Hamline students who need financial aid receive it, with an average of 79 percent of need met.

    2019: Forbes

    In 2019, Hamline received a national ranking of 460, and 300 among American private universities, from Forbes Magazine.

    2019: ALLIN challenge


    Hamline was recognized by the national ALL IN Student Democracy Challenge as having the highest voting percentage at a private four-year institution in the United States. Hamline takes its obligation to produce future leaders very seriously and this is reflected by excellent student participation in the public process.