Fredericksburg named a top community for retirees - SmartAsset
Best Place to Live 2016 – Livability.com Fredericksburg #9 - ‘50 Best Cities for Your Startup’ UMW – Forbes America’s Top Colleges #275 Top Colleges ~ #79 Public Colleges ~ #54 in the South The Top 50 Best Small Towns for Antiques – April 2016 Mary Washington Hospital – U.S. News & World Report #6 in Virginia ~ #4 in Washington Marstel-Day Named to ZweigWhite’s 2016 Hot Firm List for the 8th year in a row The 10 best community colleges in Virginia Germanna Community College #9 2016 Virginia is for Lovers Culinary Challenge Eat Like a Local – Local Hot Spots - Spencer Devon Brewing #2 ~ La Petite Auberge #3 Best BBQ – Allman’s BBQ #3 Best Small Bites/Tasting Menus – Kybecca #1 14 Unusual Virginia Museums with Interesting Claim to Fame Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop By Air, Land or Sea – Eight Unique Guided Tours Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg 8 Small Towns for Outdoor Lovers Fredericksburg – SUP, Yoga, Boating, Climbing, Historic Hikes The 16 Best Donut Shops in America Sugar Shack Capital Ale Named Business of the Year at Chamber Awards Gala – January 2016 2015’s Best & Worst Small Cities in America – WallethHub Fredericksburg #37 Best CALEA (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement) In November 2015, the Fredericksburg Police Department was awarded Advanced Accreditation, which is the highest rating a law enforcement agency can obtain from CALEA and sets the benchmark for public safety professionalism. Southern Living – The South’s Legendary Barbecue Joints Allman’s Bar-B-Que Inc. 5000 Fastest-growing private companies 2015 Global Dimensions #191 ~ Marstel-Day #3383 Homewood Suites Fredericksburg – Receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers. These 25 Towns in Virginia have the Best Main Streets You Gotta Visit – November 2015 Fitch Affirms Fredericksburg, VA's $32.5MM GOs at 'AA+'; Outlook Stable The 10 Most Exciting Cities in Virginia Fredericksburg #4 Aspetto – Featured in People Magazine, NBC News, Forbes, Awarded the Pentagon Force Protection Agency Contract, Awarded Washington Metro Area Transit Authority Contract
UMW ranked among best collegesThe University of Mary Washington has been rated among America's best universities by both The Princeton Review and the Washington Monthly.
UMW among best southern, public universities Another national college ranking has named the University of Mary Washington among America's top institutions.
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