Public Relations  >  News Center  >  News Releases  >  July, 2013  >  July 25, 2013  >  Creighton Again Honored as a College of Distinction
Creighton Again Honored as a College of Distinction

Creighton University has once again been named a College of Distinction for the 2013-2014 academic year, a designation that honors excellence in student-focused higher education. is a web-based guide of colleges and universities designed for high school juniors and seniors that annually profiles schools that excel in four distinctions: engaged students, great teaching, vibrant communities and successful outcomes.

Colleges and universities are nominated for distinction by high school counselors and then are evaluated using qualitative and quantitative research. The website guide focuses on schools that are nationally recognized and highly recommended by professionals in the field of education.

Creighton was found to excel in all four distinctions and will receive a personal profile at

The website includes college profiles, search tools, tips from high school guidance counselors and essays from college students, presidents and other members of campus communities. It also offers easy-to-use search tools for students, parents and counselors.

Creighton University is a Jesuit, Catholic university bridging health, law, business and the arts and sciences for a more just world.