Top 200 Universities in North America

2017 North American University Ranking Updated

This webpage includes the 2017 University Ranking, sometime referred to as League Table, of the top 200 officially recognized Universities, Colleges and other higher education institutions in North America offering four-year undergraduate degrees and/or graduate degrees in a traditional, non-distance education format. The aim of this webpage is to provide an approximate and nonacademic ranking of Universities in North America based on the popularity of their websites. To learn more about our ranking methodology please visit our About Us page.

2017 US University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table of the top 200 Universities in North America


Rank University Country
1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States
2 Stanford University United States
3 Harvard University United States
4 University of California, Berkeley United States
5 University of Washington United States
6 Cornell University United States
7 University of Michigan United States
8 University of California, Los Angeles United States
9 Columbia University in the City of New York United States
10 University of Wisconsin-Madison United States
11 The University of Texas at Austin United States
12 Purdue University United States
13 University of Minnesota United States
14 Princeton University United States
15 New York University United States
16 Penn State University United States
17 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign United States
18 University of Pennsylvania United States
19 University of California, Irvine United States
20 Yale University United States
21 University of California, San Diego United States
22 Carnegie Mellon University United States
23 University of Southern California United States
24 University of Toronto Canada
25 University of Chicago United States
26 University of California, Davis United States
27 Michigan State University United States
28 University of Maryland United States
29 University of Florida United States
30 Arizona State University United States
31 Johns Hopkins University United States
32 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill United States
33 The University of British Columbia Canada
34 University of Virginia United States
35 University of Colorado Boulder United States
36 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey United States
37 Duke University United States
38 Texas A&M University United States
39 University of Arizona United States
40 Northwestern University United States
41 Boston University United States
42 Indiana University Bloomington United States
43 University of California, Santa Barbara United States
44 Georgia Institute of Technology United States
45 North Carolina State University United States
46 The Ohio State University United States
47 The University of Utah United States
48 University of Pittsburgh United States
49 California Institute of Technology United States
50 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University United States
51 McGill University Canada
52 Oregon State University United States
53 University of Waterloo Canada
54 University of Delaware United States
55 Washington University in St. Louis United States
56 Tufts University United States
57 University of Iowa United States
58 University of Georgia United States
59 Florida State University United States
60 Simon Fraser University Canada
61 Georgetown University United States
62 University of Alberta Canada
63 Iowa State University of Science and Technology United States
64 University of Oregon United States
65 Brown University United States
66 University of Massachusetts Amherst United States
67 University of California, Santa Cruz United States
68 University of Nebraska-Lincoln United States
69 Colorado State University United States
70 Vanderbilt University United States
71 Georgia State University United States
72 George Washington University United States
73 Brigham Young University United States
74 University of South Florida United States
75 University at Buffalo, State University of New York United States
76 University of Notre Dame United States
77 Dartmouth College United States
78 George Mason University United States
79 Washington State University United States
80 Emory University United States
81 Rice University United States
82 University of California, San Francisco United States
83 University of Houston United States
84 University of California, Riverside United States
85 University of Rochester United States
86 University of Kentucky United States
87 University of Illinois at Chicago United States
88 University of Calgary Canada
89 University of Missouri United States
90 University of Kansas United States
91 University of Connecticut United States
92 University of Central Florida United States
93 Rochester Institute of Technology United States
94 The University of Tennessee, Knoxville United States
95 University of Victoria Canada
96 York University Canada
97 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute United States
98 Temple University United States
99 The University of Western Ontario Canada
100 Queen's University Canada
101 University of New Mexico United States
102 Drexel University United States
103 San Diego State University United States
104 University of Miami United States
105 Boston College United States
106 University of North Texas United States
107 The University of Oklahoma United States
108 Louisiana State University United States
109 University of Cincinnati United States
110 McMaster University Canada
111 University of South Carolina United States
112 University of Vermont United States
113 Case Western Reserve University United States
114 Fordham University United States
115 Virginia Commonwealth University United States
116 Université de Montréal Canada
117 Portland State University United States
118 Clemson University United States
119 Florida International University United States
120 California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo United States
121 San José State University United States
122 Carleton University Canada
123 University of New Hampshire United States
124 American University United States
125 The University of Alabama United States
126 The University of Tennessee at Martin United States
127 California State University, Northridge United States
128 University of Ottawa Canada
129 The University of Texas at Dallas United States
130 Oklahoma State University United States
131 Syracuse University United States
132 Auburn University United States
133 California State University, Fullerton United States
134 Stony Brook University United States
135 Kent State University United States
136 University of Guelph Canada
137 Utah State University United States
138 San Francisco State University United States
139 Texas Tech University United States
140 West Virginia University United States
141 Dalhousie University Canada
142 Wayne State University United States
143 Michigan Technological University United States
144 Baylor University United States
145 Ryerson University Canada
146 University of Saskatchewan Canada
147 Concordia University Canada
148 University at Albany, State University of New York United States
149 University of Maryland, Baltimore County United States
150 Tulane University United States
151 Université Laval Canada
152 Northeastern University United States
153 DePaul University United States
154 Kansas State University United States
155 Loyola University Chicago United States
156 University of Arkansas United States
157 Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis United States
158 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee United States
159 Brandeis University United States
160 Southern Methodist University United States
161 University of Alabama at Birmingham United States
162 Northern Arizona University United States
163 University of Manitoba Canada
164 University of Idaho United States
165 The University of Texas at Arlington United States
166 University of Rhode Island United States
167 University of Denver United States
168 Santa Clara University United States
169 University of Nevada, Reno United States
170 Northern Illinois University United States
171 Montana State University United States
172 The New School United States
173 College of William & Mary United States
174 Ohio University United States
175 New Mexico State University United States
176 California State University, Long Beach United States
177 University of Missouri-Kansas City United States
178 Swarthmore College United States
179 Mississippi State University United States
180 Binghamton University, State University of New York United States
181 Memorial University of Newfoundland Canada
182 Liberty University United States
183 Illinois Institute of Technology United States
184 Western Washington University United States
185 University of Nevada, Las Vegas United States
186 James Madison University United States
187 Worcester Polytechnic Institute United States
188 Western Michigan University United States
189 Marquette University United States
190 Florida Atlantic University United States
191 Université du Québec à Montréal Canada
192 Nova Southeastern University United States
193 Lehigh University United States
194 Saint Louis University United States
195 Wake Forest University United States
196 California State University, Sacramento United States
197 Oregon Health & Science University United States
198 University of Wyoming United States
199 University of Mississippi United States
200 University of Alaska Fairbanks United States