Washington University lands a top spot in U.S. News ranking

Washington University in St. Louis ranked at No. 14 in the U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of the top national universities, which was released on Tuesday.

According to the report, Washington University, with total enrollment of 14,032, had a Fall 2013 acceptance rate of 15.6 percent, an average freshman retention rate of 97 percent, and a 6-year graduation rate of 94 percent.

[St. Louis Business Journal]