Area Colleges and Universities Make the US News and World Report List
Several area higher learning institutions are touting their rankings in the annual U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges list. Illinois State University placed 83rd in the nation for best public university. Illinois Wesleyan University and Knox College tied for 71st best national liberal arts college. Bradley University was rated the seventh best regional university in the Midwest. Eureka College placed 26th for best regional college in the Midwest.