Northwestern named 12th best university in U.S. News rankings

Northwestern reclaimed its spot as the 12th best national university in the U.S. News & World Report college rankings this year.

The 2016 rankings, which were released Tuesday, bumped NU up from its 13th spot last year. NU is now tied with Dartmouth College at 12th, following Johns Hopkins University and California Institute of Technology at 10th.

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