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U.S. News & World Report ranks Loyola No. 7 among Best Regional Universities – North

Loyola Center for the Humanities
Loyola Center for the Humanities

Maintaining its position in the top 10 for more than a decade, Loyola University Maryland was ranked No. 7 among the Best Regional Universities in the North Region in U.S. News & World Report’s 2024 “Best Colleges” rankings.

Loyola was also ranked No. 2 for “Undergraduate Teaching” in the North Region, moving up two spots from 2023.

The publication also ranked Loyola No. 4 among the “Most Innovative School" in the North Region—sliding up seven spots over last year’s ranking.

In addition, U.S. News & World Report ranked Loyola among the “Best Value Schools” (No. 60) and tied for No. 17 in Service Learning.

The University was also ranked for its undergraduate programs in management information systems (No. 18), marketing (No. 29), management (No. 32), finance (No. 34), accounting (No. 60), business (No. 118), computer science (No. 192), and psychology (No. 98).

“Loyola's sustained success in the U.S. News rankings is a testament to our world-class faculty and their commitment to providing a transformative education,” said Terrence M. Sawyer, J.D., president of Loyola. “Beyond academics, we are also proud of our high marks in other areas, such as outstanding undergraduate teaching and service learning. These are both hallmarks of our university community and sources of great pride.”

U.S. News evaluated nearly 1,500 U.S. four-year bachelor's degree-granting institutions on as many as 19 measures for its 39th rankings edition. View all the rankings and learn more at