Notre Dame named top Midwest college by Forbes

The University of Notre Dame isn’t just the best college in Indiana — it’s the best college in the Midwest, according to a new list from Forbes.

It’s the second year in a row that the Fighting Irish have claimed the top of the Forbes Top 25 Midwest Colleges. Four other Indiana schools are also on the list— DePauw University at 15,Indiana University at 19, Purdue University at 21 and Earlham College at 23.

Notre Dame also comes in at 13 on the overall list.

Forbes makes several lists ranking colleges around the country that come out every summer. The publication looked at several factors, including current undergrad satisfaction, how likely it is students will graduate on time, tuition cost and post-graduation success.