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Princeton Review ranks Lake Forest among ‘Best Colleges’ for 2023

Lillard Science Center entrance The Princeton Review places Lake Forest College at #4 on its ranking of Best Science Lab Facilities.
August 26, 2022
Linda Blaser

Lake Forest College is one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduates, according to the most recent rankings released by The Princeton Review.

The education services company profiles and recommends Lake Forest College in the new edition of its annual college guide, The Best 388 Colleges: 2023 Edition.

In its book released on August 23, The Princeton Review also ranked Lake Forest College:

  • #3 for Best Health Services
  • #4 for Best Science Lab Facilities
  • #12 for Best Student Support & Counseling Services
  • #14 for Best School for Internships
  • #22 for Most Accessible Professors

“We salute Lake Forest College for its outstanding academics, and its many other impressive offerings. We’re delighted to recommend it as an ideal choice for students searching for their ‘best-fit’ college,” said Rob Franek, The Princeton Review's Editor-in-Chief and lead author of The Best 388 Colleges.

In its Lake Forest College profile, The Princeton Review editors said: “Given this diverse college’s top-notch academic programming, Lake Forest aims to create a class of students with high GPAs, intellectual curiosity, and individuality and character who can have a positive impact on campus.”

Students surveyed by The Princeton Review describe Lake Forest College as having “excellent professors, small class sizes, and fantastic financial aid.” They also describe their instructors as “very easy to talk to and very helpful,” noting that they “take the time to get to know you personally, and…are cheering you on every step of your college career.” Lake Forest students also report that “staff work endlessly to develop relationships with students and make it hard for you not to succeed.”

The school profiles and ranking lists in The Best 388 Colleges are posted here, where they can be searched for free. 

The Princeton Review is an education services company known for its tutoring, test-prep, admission services, books, and other learning resources.

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