St. Mary's College of Maryland, The Public Honors College

College Rankings

Kiplinger Top 100 Public college

Kiplinger’s ranks St. Mary’s fourth on its list of 30 Best Values in Small Colleges and ninth on its list of 30 Best College Values in the Mid-Atlantic.

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Best Colleges

Ranked one of the top five public liberal arts colleges in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

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Honor Roll

Named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll, the highest honor a college or university can receive for its commitment to volunteering, service-learning, and civic engagement.

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Top Peace Corps College

Consistently ranked on the Peace Corps' list of top volunteer-producing colleges.

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Maryland Award

Named a Maryland college of distinction by the Colleges of Distinction publication based on student engagement, quality of teaching, and successful post-graduate outcomes.


Featured in Fiske's Guide to Colleges

Consistently ranked high for academics and quality of life in the “Fiske Guide to Colleges.


The Princeton Review-#378 Best College

Recognized as one of the nation’s “Best Value Public Colleges,” as well as a “Best Northeastern College” by The Princeton Review.

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College of Public Distinction

Named a public college of distinction by the Colleges of Distinction publication.


Princeton Green Campus

One of the 322 most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada, according to The Princeton Review's “Guide to 322 Green Colleges.”

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