Hardin-Simmons University Receives National Acclaim as a 2024-2025 College of Distinction

June 18, 2024

HSU stands out among its peers. It is one of only four universities in the state of Texas to receive the prestigious 2024-2025 Affordable Distinction, a recognition of its commitment to accessible education.

Hardin-Simmons University has been named a College of Distinction for the 2024-2025 academic year, marking its commitment to providing a high-quality undergraduate education that focuses on hands-on learning, strong student-teacher relationships, a vibrant campus life, and successful outcomes.

Hardin-Simmons University has been recognized as a College of Distinction for over ten years.

Additionally, HSU has been recognized as:

  • Affordable College of Distinction
  • Texas College of Distinction
  • Christian College of Distinction
  • Business College of Distinction
  • Education College of Distinction
  • Nursing College of Distinction
  • Career Development College of Distinction


About Colleges of Distinction
Since 2000, Colleges of Distinction has been committed to honoring schools with a dedicated focus on the undergraduate experience. Its website provides dynamic college profiles, customized tools, and resources for students, parents, and high school counselors. For more information and to learn how to become a College of Distinction, visit CollegesofDistinction.com