Kutztown University Climbs in 2023-2024 U.S. News and World Report Rankings for Best Regional Universities

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KUTZTOWN, Pa. – Kutztown University has been named a "Best Regional University" for 2023-2024 in the U.S. News and World Report's annual ranking of U.S. colleges and universities.

U.S. News lists KU as No. 116 in the first tier of the Best Regional Universities for the northern region, five spots higher than last year. KU has been ranked in the first tier since 2011. Additionally, KU ranks No. 42 among Top Public Schools for Regional Universities in the North, two spots higher than last year.

KU was one of six institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education that were ranked in the first tier as regional universities.

U.S. News publishes the Best Colleges rankings each year to provide prospective students and their families with helpful data and information on factors such as graduation rates, social mobility and graduate indebtedness. Learn more at https://www.usnews.com/best-colleges.