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Accolades for Saint Michael's College

Saint Michael's is known for our academic quality and commitment to our students.


Featured in the Princeton Review's Best 380 Colleges, earning a spot on the Top 50 Green Colleges List for demonstrating a strong commitment to sustainability in their academic offerings, campus infrastructure, activities, and career preparation.
 Phi Beta Kappa
Saint Michael's is a part of the elite group of 286 colleges nationwide with Phi Beta Kappa chapters, one of only 20 national Catholic colleges, and one of four in New England.
  Saint Michael's was named in the 2018 The Princeton Review book "Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Schools That Give You the Best Bang for Your Tuition Buck." Read more >>
 
 According to U.S. News in its Best College Rankings, Saint Michael's is ranked 116th nationwide for National Liberal Arts Colleges.
  Saint Michael's College was ranked No. 40 in the Best Catholic Colleges poll by Niche, a popular college ranking website. Saint Michael's was also named 90th in Best Liberal Arts College and No. 136 in the Best Small Colleges
 Peace Corps names Saint Michael's No. 11 small-sized school for voluneteers Saint Michael’s College ranked No. 11 among small schools on the Peace Corps 2016 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list. There are 10 Purple Knights currently volunteering worldwide. 
 Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure recently named Burlington, VT as one of America's Best College Towns in the country. With their Knightcard, students ride free on public transportation and can be downtown in a matter of minutes.
 Forbes Logo Gray Ranked #73 of Liberal Arts Colleges nationwide in Forbes America’s 2018 Top Colleges nationwide.
  Saint Michael's was named in MONEY's 2018-19 Best College rankings and was also named one of the Top 50 Transformative Colleges
 
Called one of the "best and most interesting 322 colleges" by the Fiske Guide to Colleges. "There is something special to St. Mike's which is hard to put into words... Saint Michael's teaches students to go out into the world and work to make it a better place."
 
Saint Michael's is included in the 2018 Kiplinger’s Personal Finance ranking of Best College Values in Private Colleges nationwide.
 

St. Mike's named top 'Hidden Gem' institution in the state of Vermont by college matching platform, College Raptor Inc.

Purple Knights

St. Mike's Purple Knight athletes have an impressive 98% academic success rate, ranking #4 in the nation, out of 313 institutions, in Division II athletics.  We are the top ranked school in the Northeast region of the country, and we offer more varsity sports than any of the institutions ranked above us.

 Military Friendly School
Saint Michael's is recognized as a top-tier institution with leading opportunities for military service members and their families.
  Saint Michael's is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; our Education Department is accredited by ROPA.

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