List of 62 best universities in Michigan

We ranked 62 best universities in Michigan based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 32.6M citations received by 664K publications made by 62 universities in Michigan, measured the popularity of 3,599 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Michigan - Ann Arbor logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Average SAT
    1435
    Average ACT
    33
    Receiving Aid
    65%
  2. Michigan State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    71%
    Average SAT
    1210
    Average ACT
    26
    Receiving Aid
    70%
  3. Wayne State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Average SAT
    1120
    Average ACT
    24
    Receiving Aid
    98%
  4. Western Michigan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    80%
    Average SAT
    1105
    Average ACT
    23
    Receiving Aid
    82%
  5. Michigan Technological University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    74%
    Average SAT
    1270
    Average ACT
    28
    Receiving Aid
    96%
  6. Central Michigan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Average SAT
    1095
    Average ACT
    23
    Receiving Aid
    96%
  7. Oakland University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    83%
    Average SAT
    1125
    Average ACT
    24
    Receiving Aid
    94%
  8. Eastern Michigan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    74%
    Average SAT
    1080
    Average ACT
    22
    Receiving Aid
    96%
  9. Grand Valley State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    83%
    Average SAT
    1150
    Average ACT
    24
    Receiving Aid
    87%
  10. Kettering University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Average SAT
    1275
    Average ACT
    27
    Net Price
    $39,255
  11. Calvin College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    77%
    Average SAT
    1250
    Average ACT
    27
    Net Price
    $27,952
  12. University of Detroit Mercy logo
    Acceptance Rate
    77%
    Average SAT
    1155
    Average ACT
    25
    Net Price
    $18,338
  13. Hope College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Average SAT
    1230
    Average ACT
    26
    Net Price
    $29,248
  14. Andrews University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    67%
    Average SAT
    1210
    Average ACT
    25
    Net Price
    $22,291
  15. Northern Michigan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    66%
    Average SAT
    1080
    Average ACT
    23
    Receiving Aid
    93%
  16. Ferris State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    87%
    Average SAT
    1050
    Average ACT
    22
    Receiving Aid
    95%
  17. Hillsdale College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    48%
    Average SAT
    1385
    Average ACT
    31
    Net Price
    $23,230
  18. University of Michigan - Flint logo
    Acceptance Rate
    66%
    Average SAT
    1095
    Average ACT
    23
    Receiving Aid
    96%
  19. Albion College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    69%
    Average SAT
    1095
    Average ACT
    24
    Net Price
    $18,532
  20. Kalamazoo College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    76%
    Average SAT
    1270
    Average ACT
    28
    Net Price
    $26,480
  21. Saginaw Valley State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Average SAT
    1085
    Average ACT
    22
    Receiving Aid
    98%
  22. Lawrence Technological University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    79%
    Average SAT
    1145
    Average ACT
    24
    Net Price
    $32,406
  23. Northwood University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    79%
    Average SAT
    1075
    Average ACT
    22
    Net Price
    $20,610
  24. Lake Superior State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    57%
    Average SAT
    1070
    Average ACT
    22
    Receiving Aid
    96%
  25. Alma College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    62%
    Average SAT
    1130
    Average ACT
    23
    Net Price
    $23,180
  26. Aquinas College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    69%
    Average SAT
    1105
    Average ACT
    23
    Net Price
    $19,613
  27. Adrian College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    56%
    Average SAT
    1030
    Average ACT
    22
    Net Price
    $24,520
  28. Madonna University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Average SAT
    1030
    Average ACT
    21
    Net Price
    $17,444
  29. College for Creative Studies logo
    Acceptance Rate
    44%
    Net Price
    $38,539
    Receiving Aid
    100%
    Average Aid
    $18,986
  30. Acceptance Rate
    60%
    Enrollment
    776
    Male:Female
    45:55
  31. Spring Arbor University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    66%
    Average SAT
    1098
    Average ACT
    24
    Net Price
    $20,427
  32. Baker College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Net Price
    $14,487
    Receiving Aid
    89%
    Average Aid
    $6,103
  33. Cornerstone University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    78%
    Average SAT
    1070
    Average ACT
    23
    Net Price
    $19,923
  34. University of Michigan - Dearborn logo
    Acceptance Rate
    62%
    Average SAT
    1185
    Average ACT
    26
    Receiving Aid
    96%
  35. Davenport University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    82%
    Net Price
    $16,061
    Receiving Aid
    98%
    Average Aid
    $12,978
  36. Cranbrook Academy of Art logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    136
    Male:Female
    38:62
    Founded
    1932
  37. Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Enrollment
    1,208
    Male:Female
    41:59
  38. Northwestern Michigan College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Receiving Aid
    76%
    Average Aid
    $6,485
    Enrollment
    3,579
  39. Marygrove College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    1,960
    Founded
    1910
  40. Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Receiving Aid
    70%
    Average Aid
    $2,250
    Enrollment
    9,230
  41. Olivet College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    72%
    Net Price
    $22,241
    Receiving Aid
    100%
    Average Aid
    $19,015
  42. Henry Ford College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Receiving Aid
    83%
    Average Aid
    $6,979
    Enrollment
    12,146
  43. Finlandia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    72%
    Average SAT
    1005
    Average ACT
    20
    Net Price
    $20,295
  44. Siena Heights University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Net Price
    $19,146
    Receiving Aid
    99%
    Average Aid
    $19,919
  45. Walsh College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    78%
    Enrollment
    1,800
    Male:Female
    49:51
    Founded
    1922
  46. Enrollment
    295
    Male:Female
    72:28
  47. Jackson College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Receiving Aid
    90%
    Average Aid
    $7,454
    Enrollment
    4,616
  48. Enrollment
    322
    Male:Female
    61:39
  49. Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Net Price
    $24,334
    Receiving Aid
    100%
    Average Aid
    $12,133
  50. Concordia University - Ann Arbor logo
    Acceptance Rate
    49%
    Average ACT
    21
    Net Price
    $25,779
    Receiving Aid
    100%
  51. Rochester College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Average SAT
    970
    Average ACT
    19
    Net Price
    $16,948
  52. Cleary University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    71%
    Average SAT
    1060
    Average ACT
    19
    Net Price
    $16,137
  53. Lake Michigan College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Receiving Aid
    78%
    Average Aid
    $4,644
    Enrollment
    3,022
  54. Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Receiving Aid
    89%
    Average Aid
    $6,109
    Enrollment
    1,487
  55. Enrollment
    185
    Male:Female
    24:76
  56. Grace Christian University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Net Price
    $12,683
    Receiving Aid
    99%
    Average Aid
    $9,867
  57. Kuyper College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    62%
    Average SAT
    965
    Average ACT
    24
    Net Price
    $20,296
  58. Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    46
    Male:Female
    52:48
  59. Great Lakes Christian College logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Net Price
    $15,277
    Receiving Aid
    100%
    Average Aid
    $11,051
  60. Acceptance Rate
    67%
    Average SAT
    975
    Net Price
    $20,397
    Receiving Aid
    86%
  61. Acceptance Rate
    92%
    Net Price
    $8,567
    Receiving Aid
    100%
    Average Aid
    $5,793