Rankings at Colorado State University
At Colorado State University, we’re proud of our rankings, but we’re even prouder of the hard work they represent. After all, shouldn’t a ranking mean more than a number?
From academic programs to student retention and more, CSU earns recognition from numerous national publications. People often see these rankings as a barometer to assess a school’s overall quality.
Top-Producing Fulbright Scholar Institution
Top 12% College Campus in America
Top 18% Colleges with the Best Academics
Top 35% Public School in the Nation
Composting and recycling programs. Sustainability majors and minors in every college. We’re even Bee Campus USA certified and have our own bee cam. We work hard to maintain our title of greenest university.
STARS Platinum Rating
Platinum-Level Bike-Friendly University & City
#4 Top Performer
Tree Campus Recognition
#1 Top Green College in Colorado
Green College Honor Roll Perfect Score
Colorado State creates a welcoming and vibrant environment for its students, empowering them to do more and be more throughout their time at CSU and beyond.
Top 8% Student Life in America
#11 Peace Corps Volunteer-Producing College
Top 20% College Food in America
Fort Collins rankings
Located in the heart of Fort Collins, CSU wouldn’t be CSU without our amazing city. Fort Collins regularly rates as one of the best places in the country to live and learn.