Colleges Near Hayward

Colleges and universities near me in the Hayward, California area

There are 2 colleges in Hayward and 53 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 474,265 students.

Located in California with a population of 144,186, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Hayward. Driving time to these schools from Hayward should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Stanford University in Stanford. The largest college in the area is University of California Berkeley enrolling 42,501 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Hayward.


53 results

Chabot College
C
Hayward, CA
Chabot College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,833enrollment
  • $7,005net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Hayward

California State University East Bay
C
Hayward, CA
California State University East Bay

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 15,628enrollment
  • $10,902net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

3 miles from Hayward

SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary
S
Oakland, CA
 
SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 636enrollment
  • $18,489net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Hayward

Merritt College
M
Oakland, CA
 
Merritt College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,453enrollment
  • $13,146net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Hayward

Mills College
M
Oakland, CA
Mills College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,257enrollment
  • $25,417net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1005-1290SAT range
  • 19-29ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

12 miles from Hayward

Holy Names University
H
Oakland, CA
Holy Names University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 960enrollment
  • $23,407net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 720-880SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

13 miles from Hayward

Menlo College
M
Atherton, CA
 
Menlo College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 775enrollment
  • $27,233net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

13 miles from Hayward

Notre Dame de Namur University
N
Belmont, CA
Notre Dame de Namur University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#38 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,492enrollment
  • $24,682net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

12 miles from Hayward

Ohlone Community College
O
Fremont, CA
Ohlone Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,835enrollment
  • $11,648net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Hayward

Patten University
P
Oakland, California
 
Patten University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 874enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Hayward

College of Alameda
A
Alameda, CA
 
College of Alameda

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,389enrollment
  • $7,869net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Hayward

College of San Mateo
S
San Mateo, CA
College of San Mateo

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,924enrollment
  • $4,639net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Hayward

Canada College
C
Redwood City, CA
 
Canada College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,987enrollment
  • $4,870net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Hayward

Laney College
L
Oakland, CA
Laney College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,404enrollment
  • $13,426net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Hayward

Lincoln University
L
Oakland, CA
 
Lincoln University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 573enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Hayward

Saint Marys College of California
S
Moraga, CA
Saint Marys College of California

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 3,881enrollment
  • $36,613net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1240SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

15 miles from Hayward

Stanford University
S
Stanford, CA
Stanford University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in America

  • 17,381enrollment
  • $16,779net price
  • 4%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 4.18Avg GPA

14 miles from Hayward

California College of the Arts
C
Oakland, CA
California College of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,805enrollment
  • $42,065net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

16 miles from Hayward

FAQ's

The closest community college is Chabot College and is 1 miles from Hayward. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Chabot College are $1,144 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Chabot College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.