UW tops list…

Washington Monthly has ranked the University of Washington as the number one best value for the money in the western United States.

Washington Monthly, a liberal-leaning policy magazine based in Washington, D.C., has long been a critic of U.S. News & World Report’s take on the top colleges in the nation and has periodically published its own list of best colleges. Now, the magazine decided to do its own book-length college guide, too, and it’s one that Huskies will be especially pleased to read because it ranks the University of Washington as No. 1 in the West.

Read full story in the Seattle Times.