Russell Sage College gets big recognition for social mobility

A new report puts Russell Sage College in the top 15 colleges across the country for social mobility.

The U.S. News and World Report ranks Russell Sage as 15th among national universities for social mobility.

The rank is calculated based on graduation rates of Pell-awarded and first-generation college students.

The report ranks Russell Sage College higher than other Capital Region schools, including UAlbany and RPI.