Unfortunately, there are no articles in this category. 12K likes. In Colleges that Change Lives: 40 Schools that Will Change the Way You Think About College (Penguin Books), educational consultant and former New York Times education editor Loren Pope profiles 40 colleges that "excel at developing potential, values, initiative, and risk-taking in a wide range of students."

The popular guide, “Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges,” named Willamette among an elite group of schools that provide hands-on academic experiences that cultivate critical thinking and creativity; professors dedicated to mentorship; and lively, diverse opportunities for fun and personal growth. Willamette University has temporarily suspended on-campus visits, but we are offering a suite of virtual options for students to connect with admissions staff, faculty, and current students. The university is a member of the NCAA's Division III Northwest Conference and was featured in Loren Pope's Colleges That Change Lives. – Colleges That Change Lives. Find out about Willamette University housing, Greek life, sports, and clubs at US News Best Colleges. Colleges That Change Lives is a college educational guide originally put together by longtime student advocate and former New York Times education editor Loren Pope.
The Colleges That Change Lives Scholarship was established to honor the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first edition of Loren Pope’s classic book and the 10th anniversary of the non-profit organization, Colleges That Change Lives. Colleges that Change Lives, San Francisco, California.

It was first published in 1996, with a second edition in 2000, a third edition in 2006 and a fourth edition in 2013. Willamette is a member of the Annapolis Group of colleges, and is made up of an undergraduate College of Liberal Arts and post-graduate schools of business and law. These are the colleges selected. Thank you for your interest. Click here to explore our virtual offerings.