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Rankings and Value

Is Trinity for you? If you value very small class sizes, close connections with faculty and fellow students, and a challenging yet supportive academic environment with broad undergraduate research opportunities, it probably is. With 2,480 talented undergraduate students, the University is known for its stimulating, resourceful, and collaborative environment—in the classroom, on campus, and around the world. Don't just take our word for it! Check out these rankings from national sources.

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    Top 100 College in Nation

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    College Consensus

    College Consensus has recognized Trinity in its list of the top 100 schools and the top 50 most supportive alumni networks in the nation.

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    2020 College Rankings

    Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education

    The Wall Street Journal has ranked Trinity as the #41 liberal arts college in the nation, factoring in performance indicators such as graduation rates, job placement, and campus diversity.

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    Best Colleges for Merit Aid


    MONEY.com ranked Trinity second among the best colleges in the nation for merit aid. Trinity awards a wide range of renewable merit-based scholarships for incoming first-year students.

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    Most Supportive Alumni Networks

    College Consensus

    College Consensus ranked Trinity #33 in its list of the top 50 most supportive alumni networks. Trinity's 29,000 alumni cover the globe and are actively involved in chapters throughout the U.S.

  • #1 - Regional Universities West

    U.S. News & World Report

    Trinity has been ranked the "best in the West" for its commitment to undergraduate teaching and research. Trinity was also ranked #1 in the Best Value category.

  • Best Engineering Programs

    U.S. News & World Report

    U.S. News & World Report ranked Trinity's engineering science department among the top undergraduate engineering programs in the country.

  • Best Science Lab Facilities

    The Princeton Review

    Home to eight academic departments and some of the top-rated science labs in the nation, the Center for the Sciences & Innovation is Trinity's hub for collaborative learning.