Manchester University In the Rankings

U.S.News & World Report says Manchester University is one of the best values in the Midwest for 2019.  Manchester, at No. 8, is among those selected for the Midwest’s top 10 “Great Schools, Great Prices” ranking among regional colleges. This is also the 25th year the news magazine has recognized the University as one of the top 30 "Best Colleges" in the Midwest.



The Princeton Review, one of the nation’s leading website guides for college-bound students, says Manchester is a “2020 Best College in the Midwest.” Read more about Manchester's ranking in The Princeton Review

College Factual Accounting

College Factual Three programs in the Arthur L. Gilbert College of Business – accounting, finance and marketing – are the No. 1 “Best Value for the Money” in Indiana, and all three are ranked in the top 10 percent nationally by College Factual.

2018 College Consensus

College Consensus Manchester University is among the top 15 schools in Indiana, according to College Consensus.


Washington Monthly  magazine ranks Manchester among the top 100 baccalaureate schools in the nation and the top six in Indiana.

Latino Leaders magazine

Latino Leaders magazine has named Manchester among the 50 Best Schools for Latinos  in the nation. It cites the school's comprehensive diversity plan, Intercultural Center and active Hispanos Unidos organization as reasons for the selection.


Manchester is a perennial on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, presented by the Corporation for National and Community Service for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement.  Read more about Manchester on the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.


CollegeXpress, a website that ranks colleges and universities, includes Manchester on lists for:

  • Colleges with Unique or Highly Specialized Majors
  • Making a Difference Colleges
  • Colleges that Build Moral Character
  • Colleges for the Person Who Cares About the World
  • Colleges Offering Unique Learning Opportunities in January
  • Colleges Where a High Percentage of Students Participate in Intramural Sports

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U-CAN (University & College Accountability Network) is designed to give, in a common format, prospective students and their families concise, web-based consumer-friendly information on the nation's nonprofit, private colleges and universities. Read about Manchester on U-CAN >


North Manchester was found to be among “The 20 Safest Cities in Indiana – 2016” by , for a significantly low crime rate and lauding the town’s police force, which “sends a signal to criminals that crime prevention is taken seriously here.”


The College Scorecard from the U.S. Department of Education provides critical information about making smart decisions about higher education and includes data comparisons of costs, graduation rates, earnings and more.


Ranked among “Colleges With Great Intramural Sports Programs” by Best Value Schools.