Top 200 Universities in North America

Introduction

This uniRank page features the 2017 North American University Ranking of the top 200 officially recognized higher-education institutions in North America meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate higher education-related organization in each country
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of the top 200 Universities in North America based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

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

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