Awards and Recognition

Merrimack College has been honored with a number of local and national awards. We are proud to share some of the recent accolades we have received.

Best College Most Transformative Logo 2018Money Magazine
Most Transformative Colleges 
Money Magazine gave high marks to Merrimack College as one of the top 10 “Most Transformative Colleges” in the United States, based on student outcomes that far exceed expectations.

Best College Logo 2018Money Magazine
Best Colleges 
Merrimack ranked 187 out of over 700 institutions in Money’s overall college rankings — a leap from 331 the year before.

U.S. News logoU.S. News & World Report
Most Innovative Schools - Regional North (#11)
Best Value Schools (#52)
Regional Universities North (#50)
Best Undergraduate Engineering (#100)

Best Colleges for Veterans (2016) 

Best Regional College Logo 2019The Princeton Review
Best Northeastern Regional Colleges

Merrimack College is one of the best colleges in the Northeast according to the nationally known education services company, The Princeton Review.

Apple distinguished school logoApple Inc.
Apple Distinguished School
Merrimack College became only the third higher education institution in New England to be recognized as an Apple Distinguished School.

Forbes Top Colleges Logo 2018America’s Top Colleges 

Forbes named Merrimack a top college, ranking 164 in the northeast, adding its name to an elite group of colleges and universities reviewed by the magazine.