Colleges Near Stanford

Colleges and universities near me in the Stanford, California area

There 50 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 440,331 students.

Located in California with a population of 13,809, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Stanford. Driving time to these schools from Stanford should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Stanford University. 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 Stanford.


50 results found

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

1 miles from Stanford

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

2 miles from Stanford

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

6 miles from Stanford

Foothill College
F
Los Altos Hills, CA
Foothill College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,732enrollment
  • $6,662net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Stanford

Cogswell College
C
Sunnyvale, CA
 
Cogswell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 599enrollment
  • $28,103net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Stanford

De Anza College
D
Cupertino, CA
De Anza College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 19,482enrollment
  • $6,238net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Stanford

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

9 miles from Stanford

Mission College
M
Santa Clara, CA
 
Mission College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,780enrollment
  • $6,249net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Stanford

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

12 miles from Stanford

University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus
P
San Jose, California
 
University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,880enrollment
  • $19,295net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Stanford

Santa Clara University
S
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 8,642enrollment
  • $42,114net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

14 miles from Stanford

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

15 miles from Stanford

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

16 miles from Stanford

San Jose City College
S
San Jose, CA
 
San Jose City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,270enrollment
  • $13,818net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

15 miles from Stanford

West Valley College
W
Saratoga, CA
 
West Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,823enrollment
  • $7,541net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Stanford

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

17 miles from Stanford

San Jose State University
S
San Jose, CA
San Jose State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in California

  • 35,400enrollment
  • $14,471net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1260SAT range
  • 18-27ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

17 miles from Stanford

The National Hispanic University
N
San Jose, California
 
The National Hispanic University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 615enrollment
  • $17,171net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Stanford

FAQ's

The closest community college is Canada College and is 5.6 miles from Stanford. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Canada College are $1,362 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Canada 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.