College Rankings Press Kit

2018 College Rankings

The 2018 Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of statistics and student reviews at over 1,100 4-year colleges across the United States.

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What is Niche?

Niche is a website that helps you discover the schools and neighborhoods that are right for you. We rigorously analyze dozens of public data sets and millions of reviews to produce comprehensive rankings, report cards, and profiles for every K-12 school, college, and neighborhood in the U.S.

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Jess Hair


2018 Best Colleges Badge and Niche Logo

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5 Ways to Promote Your Ranking

1.  Tout on your website
Showcase the 2018 Best Colleges badge on your website to instantly showcase the quality of your school.

2.  Enhance your materials
Make your flyers, brochures, and other marketing materials stand out with your 2018 Best Colleges badge.

3.  Spread the word
Share your ranking on Facebook and Twitter to congratulate the students and faculty that make your school great.

4.  Show off
Top-ranked schools are eligible for a certificate to proudly display on your campus. To request a certificate, please contact

5.  Get local press
Tell the local media about your success. Your community will love to know that its school has received the attention they deserve!