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.


Money magazine named Merrimack College to its Best Colleges 2019 list.Money Magazine
Best Colleges 
Merrimack named to Money’s Best Colleges 2019 list that recognizes schools that successfully combine quality and affordability.


U.S. News & World Report recognized Merrimack CollegeU.S. News & World Report
Most Innovative Schools (#10)
Best Undergraduate Teaching (#35)
Best Value Schools (#42)
Regional Universities North (#46)
Best Undergraduate Engineering (#110)
Top Performers on Social Mobility (#138)


The Princeton Review named Merrimack College to its 2020 Best Regional Colleges list.The 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 named Merrimack College to its 2019 America's Top Colleges list.America’s Top Colleges 
Forbes

Forbes named Merrimack a top college, ranking 151 in the northeast, adding its name to an elite group of colleges and universities reviewed by the magazine.