UW stands at #2 in terms of student value among the nation’s land grant universities. UW is at #5 overall. This ranking is from Wall Street Journals 2020 “Is Your College Worth The Cost” after surveying nearly 175,000 students at more than 800 universities.
Among land grant universities, only the Massachusetts Institute Of Technology scored higher and across all universities, The US Naval Academy, The Virginia Military Academy and Brigham Young University Provo scored higher than UW. 27th was the place UW took in the Best Value List among public universities and 65th overall among over 340 public universities.