About UP: Awards & Recognition
Excellent educational opportunities inside and outside the classroom. Outstanding teachers. A top-quality education at an exceptional value. These are just a few of the benefits of an education at the University of Portland. You can take our word for it, or explore this page to learn more about our national rankings and recent awards.
University of Portland among top producers of Fulbright scholars, ranked third in the nation
UP named one of America's "Green Colleges" for fourth consecutive year by The Princeton Review; ranked first among schools in Portland area
University of Portland included in 2012 - 2013 Colleges of Distinction List because it excels at the Four Distinctions: Engaged Students, Great Teaching, Vibrant Communities, and Successful Outcomes.
UP ranked in top three nationally for service in Washington Monthly’s annual college rankings in 2010, 2011, and 2012
The University of Portland ranks No. 3 on Peace Corps’ 2011 rankings of colleges and universities in the small category (less than 5,000 undergraduates)
University of Portland recognized by national publications, named 11th best nationally by Washington Monthly and an “A-List” college by Parade Magazine