Lyon College named among America's Best Colleges

BATESVILLE, AR (KAIT) – Lyon College appears in U.S. News & World Report for the fourth straight year in the magazine's national rankings for "America's Best Colleges."

President of Lyon Dr. Donald Weatherman is pleased with the recognition and says the more important thing is that the college continues to bring in students who can recognize the value and quality of a Lyon education.

Lyon and Hendrix are the only colleges in Arkansas listed in the 266 national liberal arts colleges. Lyon was ranked 144 with a score of 45.

Lyon College has also appeared in's "America's Best Colleges" ranking and The Princeton Review as a "Best Southeastern College."

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