(Morris MN-) Kiplinger has named the University of Minnesota, Morris one its 100 Best Public College Values for 2018. This is the campus’s 10th consecutive appearance on Kiplinger's Best College Values list.

Introduced in 1998, the rankings combine public schools, private universities, and private liberal arts colleges into a single, comprehensive list. Kiplinger also ranks the 100 best values in each category. Analysis is based on objective measurements of academic quality and affordability.

“Our rankings, which weigh affordability alongside academic quality, are a great resource for students and their parents when sorting through college choices,” said Mark Solheim, editor of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. “All 300 schools on our list are worth a look.”

Morris earned the #79 spot on the magazine’s list of 100 best values in public colleges for in-state students (#40 for out-of-state). The campus ranked #161 overall. Full rankings are available at