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District Ranked 4th-Best US City to Live

Washington, D.C., is the fourth-best city to live in the United States based on factors such as quality of life and desirability, according to a study from U.S. News and World Report released Tuesday, despite reports of an increase in racial and economic inequality across the city. The “2017 Best[Read More…]

by February 10, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Student veterans, pictured here attending the Veteran’s Day Ceremony last fall, have defended Georgetown’s support for veterans, particularly because of the work done by GUSVA.

Despite Ranking, Veterans Defend GU Program

When an earthquake struck Haiti in 2010, Mark Henderson (COL ’17) jumped into action to help survivors. As an enlisted member of the 82nd Airborne Division of the United States Army’s Global Response Force, Henderson and his fellow soldiers at Fort Brag, N.C., were deployed to aid civilians in the[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
GU Drops to 21 in Rankings

GU Drops to 21 in Rankings

Georgetown fell out of U.S. News and World Report’s annual top 20 university rankings, released Tuesday, and was also named the best university for veterans. Georgetown also placed 46th among the 90 schools ranked in The New York Times’ first ever socioeconomic college-ranking poll, released Monday. U.S. News and World[Read More…]

by September 12, 2014 0 comments City News, News

More Than a Ranking

Georgetown fell a spot outside the top 20 in this year’s U.S. News and World Report college rankings, but another set of rankings released this week put the university far outside its top schools. The New York Times released a list ranking colleges by their accessibility to a socioeconomically diverse[Read More…]

by September 12, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

GU Jumps Two Spots In Rankings

Georgetown rose from 23rd to 21st in the 2011 version of the annual U.S. News & World Report national universities rankings, driven up the list by high marks in the high school counselor rankings and other specialty areas. The change ended Georgetown’s five-year stay in the 23rd position. “Georgetown is[Read More…]

by August 27, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

GU Medical School Sees Rise in Application Rate

The application rate for the Georgetown University School of Medicine increased by 7 percent this year, reflective of a national increase in applications to medical and other graduate programs. For 2010, the number of applicants to the medical school was 11,549, as compared to 10,797 in 2009, according to Brandon[Read More…]

by February 23, 2010 0 comments News