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William & Mary

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William & Mary, Williamsburg United States

Ranking

# 1001-1200QS World University Rankings

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5Postgraduate programs

About William & Mary

William & Mary, one of the nation's premier state-assisted liberal arts universities, believes that excellence in teaching is the key to unlocking intellectual and personal possibilities for students. Dedicated to this philosophy and committed to limited enrollment, the university provides high-quality undergraduate, graduate and professional education that prepares students to make significant contributions to the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation. In recognition, the media have included William & Mary among the nation's prestigious "Public Ivys," and ranked it among the top institutions in terms of commitment to teaching. The academic atmosphere at W&M, firmly grounded in a venerated liberal arts tradition, is a combination of juxtapositions: thinking and doing, tradition and innovation, collaboration and independence, teaching and research.

 

About William & Mary

William & Mary, one of the nation's premier state-assisted liberal arts universities, believes that excellence in teaching is the key to unlocking intellectual and personal possibilities for students. Dedicated to this philosophy and committed to limited enrollment, the university provides high-quality undergraduate, graduate and professional education that prepares students to make significant contributions to the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation. In recognition, the media have included William & Mary among the nation's prestigious "Public Ivys," and ranked it among the top institutions in terms of commitment to teaching. The academic atmosphere at W&M, firmly grounded in a venerated liberal arts tradition, is a combination of juxtapositions: thinking and doing, tradition and innovation, collaboration and independence, teaching and research.

 

Available programs

William & Mary, one of the nation's premier state-assisted liberal arts universities, believes that excellence in teaching is the key to unlocking intellectual and personal possibilities for students. Dedicated to this philosophy and committed to limited enrollment, the university provides high-quality undergraduate, graduate and professional education that prepares students to make significant contributions to the Commonwealth of Virginia and the nation. In recognition, the media have included William & Mary among the nation's prestigious "Public Ivys," and ranked it among the top institutions in terms of commitment to teaching. The academic atmosphere at W&M, firmly grounded in a venerated liberal arts tradition, is a combination of juxtapositions: thinking and doing, tradition and innovation, collaboration and independence, teaching and research.

University information

Bachelor

100+
1310+
7+

Master

620+
3+
93+
9,344
71%
29%
569
53%
47%
783
95%
5%

Tuition fee and scholarships

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Rankings & ratings

William & Mary is one of the top universities in Williamsburg, United States. It is ranked #1001-1200 in QS World University Rankings 2025.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #501- 550
  • 2014
    #501-550
  • 2015
    #551-600
  • 2016
    #551-600
  • 2017
    #551-600
  • 2018
    #551-600
  • 2019
    #581-590
  • 2020
    #601-650
  • 2021
    #651-700
  • 2022
    #651-700
  • 2023
    #801-1000
  • 2024
    #901-950
  • 2025
    #1001-1200

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