Colleges Near Peru

Colleges and universities near me in the Peru, Illinois area

There are 113 colleges within 100 miles of Peru enrolling a total of 660,230 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Illinois with a population of 10,295, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Peru. The nearest college is Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby at a distance of 3.3 miles from Peru. Driving time to these schools from Peru should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Chicago in Chicago which is ranked #6 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign enrolling 52,679 students. In terms of affordability, Ivy Tech Community College Northwest in Gary offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $3,234 per year.

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 Peru.


113 results

Illinois Valley Community College
I
Oglesby, IL
Illinois Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,413enrollment
  • $4,863net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Peru

Sauk Valley Community College
S
Dixon, IL
 
Sauk Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,386enrollment
  • $7,974net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

40 miles from Peru

Kishwaukee College
K
Malta, IL
 
Kishwaukee College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,626enrollment
  • $7,324net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

43 miles from Peru

Eureka College
E
Eureka, IL
Eureka College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 511enrollment
  • $22,153net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 940-1110SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

44 miles from Peru

Northern Illinois University
N
Dekalb, IL
Northern Illinois University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 16,769enrollment
  • $14,397net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

45 miles from Peru

Waubonsee Community College
W
Sugar Grove, IL
 
Waubonsee Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,564enrollment
  • $4,059net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

47 miles from Peru

Aurora University
A
Aurora, IL
Aurora University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#28 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,265enrollment
  • $17,563net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 980-1140SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 10

49 miles from Peru

Illinois Central College
I
East Peoria, IL
Illinois Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,813enrollment
  • $9,637net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

49 miles from Peru

Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 5,855enrollment
  • $25,850net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.82Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

51 miles from Peru

Joliet Junior College
J
Joliet, IL
Joliet Junior College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,267enrollment
  • $5,562net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

50 miles from Peru

Methodist College of Nursing
M
Peoria, IL
 
Methodist College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 595enrollment
  • $25,955net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 870-1130SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.95Avg GPA

51 miles from Peru

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 226enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

51 miles from Peru

Morrison Institute of Technology
M
Morrison, IL
 
Morrison Institute of Technology

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 79enrollment
  • $21,547net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

53 miles from Peru

University of St Francis
S
Joliet, IL
University of St Francis

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,529enrollment
  • $16,761net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

55 miles from Peru

Heartland Community College
H
Normal, IL
 
Heartland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,485enrollment
  • $9,184net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

57 miles from Peru

Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 20,720enrollment
  • $20,933net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 11

58 miles from Peru

Lewis University
L
Romeoville, IL
 
Lewis University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,437enrollment
  • $20,022net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

57 miles from Peru

Illinois Wesleyan University
I
Bloomington, IL
Illinois Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,636enrollment
  • $32,545net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1300SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

60 miles from Peru

FAQ's

The closest community college is Illinois Valley Community College and is 3.3 miles from Peru. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Illinois Valley Community College are $4,000 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Illinois Valley 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.