Recent NewsNovember 10, 2020
Roberts Recognized Again as a Top-Tier US News 2020 Best Value College in Northeast and #10 in New York State for Financial Aid 2020
The College Selection Decision: Value & Financial Aid
Choosing a college is a momentous decision and the college search process can generate many questions. "Where can I best invest my time and resources to prepare me for my future?" How can we make sense of the financial aid pieces? Can we afford college? Families and students want to be assured that when they get to the graduation stage and beyond, this investment will have been worthwhile. These questions around value matter.
For Roberts Wesleyan College, student outcomes like strong graduation rates, retention, faculty resourcing and student-faculty ratio are important aspects of high quality academic education. Combined with a powerful financial aid program, the results have shown up in the college rankings. This year, Roberts Wesleyan College is once again ranked as a top-tier Best Value College in the Northeast and ranked #10 in New York State for Financial Aid; #106 in the country.
Roberts has a history of generous scholarships and student financial aid, and the office of Student Financial is committed to present the best financial aid packages possible. Now in a time when affordability matters more than ever, having an institution work alongside students to provide the most helpful information and financial aid is key. Knowing the College will work with both students and their parents is not only beneficial but also comforting. As reflected in these rankings, Roberts is controlling costs while continuing to provide a distinctive, quality, worthwhile education.
While the college search and selection process can seem challenging, and the financial aid process can be a complicated puzzle, Roberts’ priority is that every student who wants to attend the College can enroll, succeed and graduate to achieve her or his career goals. This commitment to maximize financial aid helps families with decisions about their investment in education.
As high school students are scheduling college visits, whether virtual or in-person, the lists for value and financial aid rankings are an informative resource for navigating the search for choosing the right school for them.
Here’s a snapshot of the recent rankings:
US News: Best Value College – Regional Universities Northeast
Roberts is ranked a top tier Best Value College for the second year in a row the Northeast Regional category. For Roberts, the student outcomes like graduation rates, retention, and student faculty ratio represent a high quality academic education.
Us News: Best Colleges - Northeast
Roberts is once again a Best U.S. College in the Northeast! Roberts Wesleyan College is ranked #83 in the Northeast region.
Best Colleges for Financial Aid in 2020 from LendEDU
Roberts Wesleyan College’s total financial aid score ranked #10 in New York and #106 in the country.
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