Colleges Near Riverside

Colleges and universities near me in the Riverside, California area

There are 4 colleges in Riverside and 81 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 778,670 students.

Located in California with a population of 303,871, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Riverside. Driving time to these schools from Riverside should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. The largest college in the area is California State University Fullerton enrolling 40,280 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 Riverside.

81 results found

California Baptist University
C
Riverside, CA
California Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#35 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 10,486enrollment
  • $25,714net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 990-1200SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

2 miles from Riverside

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Riverside City College
R
Riverside, CA
Riverside City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 21,292enrollment
  • $7,462net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Riverside

University of California Riverside
C
Riverside, CA
University of California Riverside

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in California

  • 23,922enrollment
  • $12,404net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

4 miles from Riverside

La Sierra University
L
Riverside, CA
 
La Sierra University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#36 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 2,339enrollment
  • $25,661net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 900-1120SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

6 miles from Riverside

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Sage College
S
Moreno Valley, CA
 
Sage College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 406enrollment
  • $9,158net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Riverside

Norco College
N
Norco, CA
Norco College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,875enrollment
  • $7,233net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Riverside

Moreno Valley College
M
Moreno Valley, CA
 
Moreno Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,074enrollment
  • $7,998net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

11 miles from Riverside

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Platt College Ontario
P
Ontario, CA
 
Platt College Ontario

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 510enrollment
  • $20,947net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Riverside

Community Christian College
C
Redlands, CA
 
Community Christian College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 75enrollment
  • $5,468net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Riverside

Hands on Medical Massage School
H
Redlands, California
 
Hands on Medical Massage School

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 19enrollment
  • $20,201net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Riverside

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West Coast University Ontario
W
Ontario, CA
 
West Coast University Ontario

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,671enrollment
  • $38,904net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Riverside

University of Redlands
R
Redlands, CA
University of Redlands

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 4,598enrollment
  • $32,923net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1260SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

16 miles from Riverside

San Joaquin Valley College Rancho Cucamonga
S
Rancho Cucamonga, California
 
San Joaquin Valley College Rancho Cucamonga

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,121enrollment
  • $17,752net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from Riverside

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California State University San Bernardino
C
San Bernardino, CA
California State University San Bernardino

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#24 Best Public Universities in California

  • 20,238enrollment
  • $8,704net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 910-1080SAT range
  • 16-20ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA

17 miles from Riverside

Chaffey College
C
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Chaffey College

Public 2 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 22,969enrollment
  • $10,526net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Riverside

Crafton Hills College
C
Yucaipa, CA
 
Crafton Hills College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,552enrollment
  • $15,162net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from Riverside

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Claremont McKenna College
C
Claremont, CA
Claremont McKenna College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Colleges in America

  • 1,327enrollment
  • $28,712net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA

21 miles from Riverside

Harvey Mudd College
H
Claremont, CA
Harvey Mudd College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 902enrollment
  • $38,135net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1490-1560SAT range
  • 34-35ACT range
  • 3.96*Avg GPA

22 miles from Riverside

FAQ's

The closest community college is Riverside City College and is 2.4 miles from Riverside. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Riverside City College are $1,420 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Riverside City 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.