Allen College Earns Prestigious Spot on 2023 Great Colleges to Work For Honor Roll

September 13, 2023

WATERLOO – Allen College is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a recent nationwide survey that measured specific best practices and policies.

Allen College is one of 42 institutions named to the Honor Roll for achievements within their enrollment size category. In all, the Great Colleges to Work For® program recognized 72 institutions for exceptional metrics in the following categories:

  • Job satisfaction and support
  •  Compensation and benefits
  • Professional development
  • Supervisor/department chair effectiveness
  • Confidence in senior leadership
  • Mission and pride
  • Faculty and staff wellbeing
  • Faculty experience
  • Shared governance
  • Diversity, equity and inclusion

"Everything we do comes back to the opportunities we provide for students, and this recognition illustrates that our faculty and staff is engaged, committed and empowered to offer the highest quality of education," said Allen College President Jared Seliger. "This is a prestigious honor, and we are very proud."

The Great Colleges to Work For program is one of the largest and most respected workplace-recognition programs in the country. For more information and to view all current and previous recognized institutions, visit and ModernThink, a strategic human capital consulting firm, administered the survey and analyzed the results.