Rankings & Honors

Loyola New Orleans is widely seen as one of the top schools in the South. From academic offerings and a legacy of producing world-famous scholars, to the beauty of its campus, LOYNO has recently earned a variety of accolades and distinctions. Read on to see a full overview of these rankings and honors.

Named in Fiske Guide to
Colleges 2018

  • Easy access to faculty
  • High level of collaborations
  • Challenging academic climate
  • Intimate classes
  • Comprehensive undergraduate degree programs
U.S. News & World Report
‘Best Colleges’

  • 4th in the nation for diversity
  • 10th Best Regional University in the South
  • 12th Best Value in the South
  • 39th overall among the Best Online Nursing Programs
  • Top 150 online education programs
The Princeton Review’s
‘Best Colleges’

  • Top 5 for Best College Newspaper
  • 11th overall for Town-Gown Relations
  • 13th overall for Lots of Race/Class Interactions
  • Scored 93 out of 100 for “Quality of Life”
College
Choice 2017

  • 46th in the nation for Best Online Master’s in Nursing Program.
  • Top 50 Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • 11th overall among Best Regional South Universities
  • 19th overall among Best Master’s in Nursing Program
  • 49th in Best Nurse Practitioner Program
2017 Best Value for Masters in Nurse Practitioner Program

Top 30 in the U.S. for Best Value for Masters in Nurse Practitioner Program.

MONEY Magazine’s
“Best Colleges for Your Money”

Best College for your Money.

Best Degree Programs 2017 Top Online Bachelor’s Degrees

30th among the best online RN-to-BSN degree programs.

Grad School Hub 2017 Most Affordable Online Programs

#24 among the best affordable online RN to MSN degree programs.

Top U.S.
Fulbright Producer

Top U.S. Fulbright Producers for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Healthcare Management
Degree Guide 2016

19th in the nation for Best Master’s Degree Program in Healthcare Management for students who want the most “bang for their buck”

College Raptor
Hidden Gem 2015

Top Hidden Gem for the state of Louisiana.

Business Insider’s Best College Campuses In America 2015

13th among college campuses in America.

President’s 2014 Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Named to the President’s 2015 Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.