ARLINGTON - The Princeton Review has chosen The
University of Texas at Arlington as one of 121 schools featured in the “Best of
the West” section of its “2012 Best Colleges: Region by Region.”
The Princeton Review’s college
ratings are based on academics, admissions selectivity, financial aid and
quality of life factors. The service also surveys students online or by mail.
The Best Regional Colleges
section of The Princeton Review’s website features 629 colleges divided into
four geographic areas. The chosen schools represent just 25 percent of the
four-year colleges in the U.S. The site says the schools “stand out as
academically excellent institutions of higher learning.”
Princeton Review lists biology,
business administration and nursing as some of the most popular majors at UT
Arlington. The site features a “Students Say” section that lauds the University’s
diversity and says, “it would be hard not to find some group you would fit
More than 16 percent of UT
Arlington’s nearly 34,000 students are Hispanic. About 14 percent are
African-American. The University has repeatedly been listed as one of the
nation’s best colleges for diversity by U.S. News & World Report.
For more information about the Princeton
Review rankings, visit www.princetonreview.com.
University of Texas at Arlington is a comprehensive research institution in the
heart of North Texas. Visit www.uta.edu to
The University of Texas at Arlington is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.