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Awards & accolades

Lynn’s commitment to being among the nation’s top independent, international and innovative colleges allows it be consistently recognized as a top-ranking institution. Explore the honors we’ve recently earned.
Great Colleges To Work For
Great Colleges to Work For

Lynn earned recognition for Compensation and Benefits, Respect and Appreciation, Supervisor/Department Chair Relationship, and Work/Life Balance in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” report.

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Apple Distinguished School

Apple® recognized Lynn three times consecutively for continuous innovation in its learning, teaching and environment and for showing documented results of academic accomplishment.

Forbes Top Low Debt Colleges2017
Low-Debt Private Colleges

Forbes named Lynn one of the "Top 25 Low-Debt Private Colleges." The list features private universities that provide a great value.

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Athletics awards 

Lynn’s champion Fighting Knights are honored nationally for brains and brawn.

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Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education named Lynn to the "2017 Most Promising Places to Work in Student Affairs" based on workplace diversity, staffing practices and work environment.

Most Innovative Colleges

Lynn was ranked in 2016 and 2017 among the "Most Innovative Colleges" in the nation by U.S. News and World Report

College of Distinction

Colleges of Distinction recognized Lynn for demonstrating a commitment to engaged students, teaching, community and successful outcomes.

Consumer Marketing Campaign of the Year

Lynn’s “college reimagined” campaign received two gold awards for "Consumer Marketing Campaign of the Year" and "Small-Budget Marketing Campaign of the Year" at the Stevie® Awards for Women in Business.

LEED® Platinum

Lynn's Mohammed Indimi International Business Center achieved LEED® Platinum certification, the highest level of endorsement awarded by the United States Green Building Council.

Most International Students

Lynn is consistently ranked among the most international universities in the nation, taking the number one spot in the south by U.S. News & World Report.

Most Amazing Campus Art Centers 

College Degree Search recognized the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center on its "25 Most Amazing Campus Arts Centers" list.

Best Online Programs

U.S. News & World Report named Lynn for its online graduate programs for veterans, online bachelor's degree, online graduate education program and online MBA programs.

Green Ratings 

The Princeton Review recognized Lynn as one of 861 schools in its annual "Green Ratings" of colleges.

President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Lynn was named to the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. This is the highest federal recognition for commitment to community, service learning and civic engagement.