Judson University Named One of the 25 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges and Universities in the Midwest for 2017



JU Traditional FC Logo WEB(ELGIN, IL – January 31, 2017) Christian Universities Online included Judson University among its rankings of the nation’s “25 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges and Universities in the Midwest” for 2017.

Judson was also listed on the website’s 2016 list that included 50 of the most beautiful Christian colleges and universities across the nation.

Christian Universities Online is an independent online resource for students and families researching Christian higher education. It typically publishes rankings and reviews of Christian colleges and universities, information about scholarships and financial aid, and other resources.


Web editors cited Judson’s unique location and beauty, saying that the university featured “a unique and modern architectural style, Judson’s campus is well designed, conveniently located off a main road and set between a large wooded area and residential neighborhoods.”

Judson received an overall ranking of No. 22. See more about the listing here:


Judson University is a fully accredited, private Christian institution representing the Church at work in higher education. Nestled along the beautiful Fox River in Elgin, Ill., just 40 miles northwest of Chicago, Judson is home to more than 1,200 students from 33 states and 20 countries. Judson offers degrees in more than 65 different majors and minors for traditional, graduate and adult students and ranks consistently among the Best Regional Universities in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report. Judson has also been recognized as a “Christian College of Distinction.” With an academically challenging environment and encouraging spiritual community, Judson shapes lives that shape the world.

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