- Ranking eighth among Southern public universities, Winthrop also was recognized again as being among the Best Colleges for Veterans. The rankings were released on Sept. 13.
- Over the past decade, Winthrop has consistently received third-party endorsements for its value, academic quality and sustainability efforts.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Named To U.S. News Top 10 Southern Public Schools and Best Colleges for Veterans" (2016). Winthrop News 2016. 171.