Colleges Near Stamford

Colleges and universities near me in the Stamford, Connecticut area

There 186 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 1,013,909 students.

Located in Connecticut with a population of 122,643, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Stamford. Driving time to these schools from Stamford should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Yale University in New Haven. The largest college in the area is New York University enrolling 51,847 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 Stamford.


186 results

University of Connecticut Stamford
C
Stamford, CT
University of Connecticut Stamford

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 1,977enrollment
  • $10,731net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Stamford

Norwalk Community College
N
Norwalk, CT
 
Norwalk Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,413enrollment
  • $7,321net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Stamford

University of Phoenix Fairfield County Campus
P
Norwalk, CT
 
University of Phoenix Fairfield County Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Stamford

SUNY at Purchase College
P
Purchase, NY
SUNY at Purchase College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 4,234enrollment
  • $18,104net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

8 miles from Stamford

Manhattanville College
M
Purchase, NY
Manhattanville College

Private 4 Year

25 reviews

 

  • 2,494enrollment
  • $25,205net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

10 miles from Stamford

The College of Westchester
W
White Plains, NY
 
The College of Westchester

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 889enrollment
  • $15,552net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Stamford

SUNY Westchester Community College
S
Valhalla, NY
SUNY Westchester Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,535enrollment
  • $8,135net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

13 miles from Stamford

Yeshiva of Nitra Rabbinical College
Y
Mount Kisco, NY
 
Yeshiva of Nitra Rabbinical College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 217enrollment
  • $4,884net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Stamford

Fairfield University
F
Fairfield, CT
Fairfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,273enrollment
  • $39,546net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1350SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

16 miles from Stamford

Concordia College New York
C
Bronxville, NY
 
Concordia College New York

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#45 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 1,737enrollment
  • $23,738net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 850-1120SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.23*Avg GPA

17 miles from Stamford

Iona College
I
New Rochelle, NY
Iona College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#41 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 3,926enrollment
  • $28,135net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

16 miles from Stamford

Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary
K
Ossining, NY
 
Kehilath Yakov Rabbinical Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 159enrollment
  • $3,276net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Stamford

Long Island University C W Post Campus
L
Brookville, NY
Long Island University C W Post Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#36 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 15,196enrollment
  • $25,436net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

18 miles from Stamford

Mercy College
M
Dobbs Ferry, NY
Mercy College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#50 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 9,031enrollment
  • $15,283net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

18 miles from Stamford

Monroe College New Rochelle
M
New Rochelle, New York
 
Monroe College New Rochelle

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,157enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Stamford

The College of New Rochelle
N
New Rochelle, NY
The College of New Rochelle

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,853enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1*Avg GPA

17 miles from Stamford

University of Bridgeport
B
Bridgeport, CT
University of Bridgeport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,485enrollment
  • $22,347net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 19-21ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA

19 miles from Stamford

Sacred Heart University
S
Fairfield, CT
Sacred Heart University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 8,958enrollment
  • $41,570net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

18 miles from Stamford

FAQ's

The closest community college is Norwalk Community College and is 5.2 miles from Stamford. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Norwalk Community College are $4,546 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Norwalk Community 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.