Some area colleges are touting their rankings from U.S. News & World Report.
The magazine has released its Best Colleges guide for 2014.
Dartmouth College comes in tied for 10th on the list of top national universities.
The University of Vermont is tied for 82nd on the list-- up 10 spots from last year.
On the magazine's list of national liberal arts colleges, Middlebury is once again among the best in a tie for fourth place. St. Michael's College comes in tied for 89th.
SUNY Plattsburgh was ranked 22nd in public regional universities in the north.