GW bumped from 51 to “unranked” in U.S. News for inflating data

Take a look at the U.S. News & World Report website today, and you’ll no longer see a ranking number for our neighbors at George Washington University. In previous years at 51st place, now GW is “unranked” on the website, due to their misreported class ranking data of incoming students. Earlier this month, a disclosure […]

Georgetown rises back to #21 in U.S. News & World Report

Today, U.S. News & World Report released its list of college rankings, with Georgetown University as 21st out of National Universities. We’ve seen 22nd place last year, we’ve even gone so far as 23rd in years past. It’s good to be back. Emory University beat us to the punch, scoring 20th place. BUT WHY? We’ll just stick […]

Georgetown’s rank in US News: #22

The US News rankings are out! The US News Rankings are out! Is it Christmas already? Well, not really. This year US News & World Report ranked Georgetown 22nd out of National Universities–one step back from last year, but still a net gain from years past. The US News & World Report rankings traditionally account […]

GU Ranks 155th in world, according to US News and World Report

U.S. News & World Report has contributed to the host of meaningful and equitable college rankings in the past, evaluating the best learning institutions in the country. Looks like that wasn’t enough. According to rankings published in late September, Georgetown is the 155th-best college in the world, sandwiched between University of Science and Technology of […]

Georgetown rises to #21 in U.S. News rankings

After wallowing for five years as the 23rd best in the eyes of U.S. News and World Report, Georgetown is moving on up to the 21st spot. For those who thrive on the arbitrary, possibly-rigged system, Georgetown’s bump in the U.S. News and World Report college rankings is a long-awaited victory, demonstrating the University’s academic […]

U.S. News & World Report: Georgetown 129th among international institutions

Today, U.S. News and World Report released its 2010 rankings of the World’s Best Colleges and Universities, where it’s ranked Georgetown University 129th among 400 other institutions, tied with the University of Aberdeen in the UK and Ohio State University. In Art and Humanities, it ranked 75th; in Social Sciences, it ranked 57th; in Life […]

Georgetown once again ranked 23rd by U.S. News & World Report

The U.S. News & World Report‘s annual college rankings came out today and—surprise, surprise— Georgetown is once again 23rd on the list of national universities. We’ve come in 23rd for the past five years straight (maybe we can get a consolation prize for consistency?). The business school also held steady, coming in 21st, as it […]

College rankings reeling from rigging accuasations

Perhaps not 100% reliable The world of Higher Education has been in a tizzy lately over a couple allegations of ranking rigging. I know what you’re thinking: ‘What? The U.S. News & World Report college ranking system isn’t a pristine, uncorrupted process that results in a completely accurate, objectively true portrait of how colleges and […]

US News’ grad school rankings put GU Law at 14, MSB at 19, Med Center at 39

14! U.S. News and World Report just released it’s annual rankings of Graduate programs and it looks like Georgetown’s doing pretty well for itself. From the golden child of GU’s grad programs, Georgetown Law, which ranked 14 (same as last year), to the business school (up three to 19), Georgetown’s pulling a very respectable showing. […]

U.S. News and World Report ranks Georgetown 23rd, again

Whoops!: Disregard. These are old results from August. The more things seem to change, the more they stay the same. Just like last year, U.S. News and World report has ranked Georgetown 23rd among national universities in their 2009 “Best Colleges” report. This year, instead of besting UVA (which U.S. N & WR ranked 24th […]

US News Facebook app doesn’t make the grade

Facebook may be the time capsule of every embarrassing episode in our collegiate careers, but lately everyone’s favorite social networking site wants to show that it can do more than just party. Enter Gradzilla, an application created by US News (that magazine that exists only to generate mass hysteria by telling you that your college […]