Assumption Named to The Princeton Review’s 2013 ‘Best in the Northeast’ List

Assumption College is one of the best colleges in the Northeast, according to nationally recognized education services company, The Princeton Review. It is one of 222 institutions The Princeton Review recommends in its “Best in the Northeast” section of its Web site feature, “2013 Best Colleges: Region by Region,” which was posted August 20, 2012, on The site includes colleges in the 11-state Northeast region that stand out as academically excellent and that have strong regional reputations.

“We are pleased to recommend Assumption College to students as one of the best schools to earn their undergraduate degree,” said Robert Franek, Princeton Review’s senior vice president and publisher. “We chose Assumption mainly for its excellent academic programs.”

Assumption College President Francesco Cesareo noted that the College is proud to once again be named among the best in the Northeast. “Assumption is committed to academic excellence and values all dimensions of the college experience – intellectual, social, community service and spiritual,” he said. “Through their experience at Assumption, our students grow as individuals and reflect the values that are central to our mission as a Catholic institution.”

Assumption’s selection was based on several factors including analysis of institutional data as well as an 80-question student survey. Assumption students rated the College on everything from the accessibility of their professors to the quality of campus food.

Kimberly Dunbar, Director of Public Affairs, Assumption College @AssumptionNews