Loyola University of New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, and Dillard University rank in “The 2013 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges”


The 2013 edition of the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings is out, with stability at the very top of both the National Universities and National Liberal Arts Colleges lists.

Loyola University New Orleans is a private institution that was founded in 1912. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,165, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 24 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Loyola University New Orleans’s ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (South), 9. Its tuition and fees are $34,952 (2012-13).

Xavier University of Louisiana is a private institution that was founded in 1915. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,750, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 27 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Xavier University of Louisiana’s ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, 178. Its tuition and fees are $18,700 (2012-13).

Dillard University is a private institution that was founded in 1869. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,249, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 55 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Dillard University’s ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $14,770 (2012-13).