CONWAY, Ark. (August 6, 2013) – Hendrix is once again among
the top colleges profiled in The Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges.
Only 15 percent of America's 2,500 four-year colleges are
profiled in the latest edition of the guide, published this week, and the
primary selection criterion is based on the outstanding academics of each
“Our inclusion in The
Best 378 Colleges is affirmation of Hendrix's distinctive academic program
and student experience as demonstrated through its approach to engaged learning
in a strong liberal arts and sciences curriculum,” said Executive Vice President for
Strategic Initiatives and Vice President for Enrollment Karen R. Foust.
“Hendrix is grateful for the recognition and for the faculty and staff who
dedicate their energy and care in providing an outstanding educational
experience for our students."
For more information, visit www.PrincetonReview.com.
Last month, Hendrix was selected for inclusion in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2014 based on academic ratings, price
category, and quality of student life on campus.
Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in
engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year,
Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by
U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix
is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country’s
best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change
the Way You Think about Colleges, Forbes magazine's annual
list of America's Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the
Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist
Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu.