A private research university located in St. Louis, Missouri. The university has students and faculty from all 50 U.S. states and more than 120 countries. Twenty-two Nobel laureates have been affiliated with the University, nine having done the major part of their pioneering research at the university. Washington University's undergraduate program is ranked 7th in selectivity and 14th overall by U.S. News and World Report. The university is ranked 32nd in the world by the Academic Ranking of World Universities. Washington University is made up of seven graduate and undergraduate schools that encompass a broad range of academic fields.