Entrance to campus

Awards & Accolades

We love lists! And when we make the list, it's because of our student and faculty successes. Being included on these lists helps us brag about our community!

U.S. News and World Report

  • Best College for Veterans
  • Best Value School
  • Best University in the Northern
  • A Selective School


  • Top Private College
  • Top College in the Northeast
  • Grateful Graduates school for its high alumni participation rate

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education

  • Top College


  • A Competitive School


  • College for the Student Who Wants a Social/Academic Balance 
  • Excellent College in or near Washington, D.C.

The Student Loan Report

Frederick News-Post

  • Winner in the Frederick News-Post’s “Best of the Best” college and university category (2015, 2016, 2017)