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Register now for the 2019 Chronicle Great Colleges To Work For program.
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Recognized institutions gain national exposure as great places to work.
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Survey additional faculty and staff and still be eligible for recognition.
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Participating institutions receive three free reports.
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News & Latest On Program

Great Colleges Experts Coming to Your Area

Representatives from ModernThink, the research and survey partner behind the Great Colleges to Work For program, will be attending and/or presenting at the following upcoming conferences. Be sure to Read More »


Indicators of a Culture of Innovation

By: Richard K. Boyer As a function of our work in higher education, we see many strategic plans.  Most of these plans contain some sort of organizational commitment, initiative, Read More »


2018 Great Colleges Announced!

2018 marks the eleventh year of the Great Colleges to Work For® program, a partnership between The Chronicle of Higher Education and ModernThink LLC. Each year, the Great Colleges program Read More »

“Great Colleges to Work For® looks at employee perceptions of the quality of their work environment. It examines aspects of the worker experience in a quantifiable and measureable way. This allows you to act on your faculty’s and staff’s feelings about job satisfaction, interdepartmental collaboration, pride in work and other important areas.”
—- Liz McMillen, Editor, The Chronicle of Higher Education

“The UW is an outstanding community united by a steadfast belief in what’s possible. This recognition shows that our unique culture of innovation and collaboration not only makes a tremendous impact on our students, our region and the world, but also makes our University a great place to work.”
—- Ana Mari Cauce, President of University of Washington