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Hendrix Named 2017 Kiplinger’s Best Value College

CONWAY, Ark. (December 15, 2016) – Hendrix College has been named a 2017 Best Value College by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.

This year’s rankings include 300 top public, private, and liberal arts and the top 100 best values in each category.

Earlier this fall, Hendrix ranked #72 in the 2017 U.S News & World Report “Best National Liberal Arts Colleges” ranking, advancing 10 spots from last year, and was #4 on a list of the top 10 “Most Innovative” National Liberal Arts Colleges.

Hendrix is also among 300 colleges and universities in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain featured in the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017 based on “a broad range of Hendrix subjects, including student body, academics, social life, financial aid, campus setting, housing, food, and extracurricular activities.” In the spring, Hendrix appeared in Forbes’ 2016  America’s Best Value Colleges.  

About Hendrix College

Hendrix College is a private liberal arts college in Conway, Arkansas. Founded in 1876 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884, Hendrix is featured in Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges and is nationally recognized in numerous college guides, lists, and rankings for academic quality, community, innovation, and value. For more information, visit