College, Inc.: Washington College

Posted at 03:03 PM ET, 06/21/2011

The most selective test-optional schools

The test-optional movement has cracked the first tier of national liberal arts schools. A few top national universities are in, as well.

By Daniel de Vise  |  03:03 PM ET, 06/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Admissions, Rankings | Tags:  Washington College, George Mason University

Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 05/13/2011

Washington College names five finalists for $61,000 prize

Sophie Kerr Prize may be the largest cash award to any college senior.

By Daniel de Vise  |  06:10 PM ET, 05/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Liberal Arts | Tags:  Washington College, liberal arts

Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 09/08/2010

D.C. displaces Boston as third-best college town

In collegiate terms, this is almost as big as Los Angeles eclipsing Chicago as Second City: An annual College Destinations Index now posits the District as the nation's third-best college town, behind San Francisco and New York and -- get...

By Daniel de Vise  |  06:28 PM ET, 09/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  AIER index, College Destinations Index, D.C. college town, Washington college town, best college towns