Monthly Archives: September 2016

NEC Institutions Lauded for More than Sports


The U.S. News & World Report revealed its 2017 Best Colleges rankings and the Northeast Conference has plenty of representation.

Four NEC members – Bryant, Mount St. Mary’s, Sacred Heart and St. Francis Brooklyn — were named amongst the “Best for Veterans.”

A total of eight NEC schools appeared on top-100 lists for best regional colleges/universities, while Robert Morris made its first appearance on the U.S. News and World Report rankings of national universities, debuting at No. 188.


Where NEC Schools Stand…