Wash. U and SLU move up in college rankings

ST. LOUIS, Mo. _The new U.S. News and World Report rankings are in and two St. Louis schools have moved up. Washington University moved up to number 18 in the 2018 Best National Universities list. That’s a one-spot jump from last year.

Meanwhile, Saint Louis University climbed two spots, from number 96 to number 94.

Otherwise, many of the Missouri schools on the list took a hit this year. The University of Missouri-Columbia dropped nine spots to number 120.