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Recent Rankings

National Rankings

Kiplinger's 2016-2017

  • Best values in private colleges: 30th

US News and World Report 2017

  • National universities: 32nd
  • Best value schools: 23rd
  • Best colleges for veterans: 19th
  • Best graduate schools—physics (atomic, molecular, and optical): 6th
  • Best graduate schools—political science: 15th
  • Best graduate schools—economics: 22nd
  • Best graduate schools—Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences: 41st

International Rankings

Times Higher Education World Rankings 2016-2017

  • World universities: 151st
  • US colleges: 58th

Reuters Top 100 2016

  • World's most innovative universities: 76

QS World University Rankings 2016-2017

  • World universities: 185th
  • Performing arts: 28th
  • Life sciences and medicine: 171st

Shanghai Ranking Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2016

  • World rank: 101st-150th range
  • National rank: 51-61st range
  • Medicine: 51-75st range

Business Schools

US News and World Report 2017

  • U.S. business schools: 39th (Simon)
  • U.S. business schools—finance: 18th
  • U.S. business schools—accounting: 31st

Financial Times 2016

  • World business schools: 86th (Simon)
  • U.S. business schools: 41st (Simon)
  • World business schools—finance: 9th

Forbes 2015

  • Best business schools: 44th (Simon)

Medical Schools/Hospitals

US News and World Report 2018

  • Best graduate schools—medicine research: 33rd
  • Best graduate schools—primary care: 21st

US News and World Report 2016-2017: Best Children's Hospitals

  • National—neonatology: 27th (Golisano Children's Hospital)
  • National—nephrology: 43rd
  • National—pediatric neurology and neurosurgery: 44th

US News and World Report 2016-2017: Best Hospitals

  • Rochester region: 1st (UR Medicine Strong Memorial Hospital)
  • New York State: 5th
  • National-diabetes and endocrinology: 38th
  • National—neurology and neurosurgery: 34th

National Institutes of Health 2014

  • NIH funding: 34th

Music Schools

Kaplan's 2008 "How to Get Into College" guide lists the Eastman School of Music as the Hottest Music School

Nursing Schools

US News and World Report 2016

  • Best graduate schools: 30th

National Institutes of Health 2014

  • NIH funding: 35th