Colleges Near Wheaton

Colleges and universities near me in the Wheaton, Illinois area

There 86 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 679,617 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Illinois with a population of 52,894, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Wheaton. The nearest college is College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn at a distance of 2.1 miles from Wheaton. Driving time to these schools from Wheaton should be less than 1 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 Chicago enrolling 34,199 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 Wheaton.


86 results

Hebrew Theological College
H
Skokie, IL
 

Hebrew Theological College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 170enrollment
  • $14,914net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.24Estimated Avg GPA

21 miles from Wheaton

North Park University
N
Chicago, IL

North Park University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,749enrollment
  • $19,320net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 890-1162SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

22 miles from Wheaton

Northeastern Illinois University
N
Chicago, IL

Northeastern Illinois University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 6,440enrollment
  • $14,831net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 810-1010SAT range
  • 15-21ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

22 miles from Wheaton

University of St Francis
S
Joliet, IL

University of St Francis

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,426enrollment
  • $16,761net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 920-1170SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

22 miles from Wheaton

Telshe Yeshiva Chicago
T
Chicago, IL
 

Telshe Yeshiva Chicago

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 88enrollment
  • $6,326net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from Wheaton

Trinity Christian College
T
Palos Heights, IL
 

Trinity Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 985enrollment
  • $23,177net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 950-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

21 miles from Wheaton

Saint Xavier University
S
Chicago, IL
 

Saint Xavier University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#27 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,749enrollment
  • $13,326net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 950-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 30

23 miles from Wheaton

DePaul University
D
Chicago, IL

DePaul University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 21,670enrollment
  • $33,319net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

24 miles from Wheaton

University of Illinois at Chicago
I
Chicago, IL

University of Illinois at Chicago

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 34,199enrollment
  • $12,614net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1310SAT range
  • 23-31ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

24 miles from Wheaton

American Academy of Art
A
Chicago, IL

American Academy of Art

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 145enrollment
  • $28,630net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

25 miles from Wheaton

School of the Art Institute of Chicago
S
Chicago, IL

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,559enrollment
  • $51,606net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1048-1260SAT range
  • 22-25ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

25 miles from Wheaton

City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College
C
Chicago, IL
 

City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,903enrollment
  • $4,955net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

24 miles from Wheaton

City Colleges of Chicago Harry S Truman College
C
Chicago, IL
 

City Colleges of Chicago Harry S Truman College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,749enrollment
  • $3,712net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Wheaton

City Colleges of Chicago Harry S Truman College
C
Chicago, IL
 

City Colleges of Chicago Harry S Truman College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,749enrollment
  • $3,712net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

24 miles from Wheaton

City Colleges of Chicago Harold Washington College
C
Chicago, IL

City Colleges of Chicago Harold Washington College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,750enrollment
  • $2,743net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

25 miles from Wheaton

Columbia College Chicago
C
Chicago, IL

Columbia College Chicago

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,736enrollment
  • $28,568net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

25 miles from Wheaton

East West University
E
Chicago, IL
 

East West University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 487enrollment
  • $18,306net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.67Avg GPA

25 miles from Wheaton

Illinois Institute of Technology
I
Chicago, IL

Illinois Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,486enrollment
  • $28,161net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1410SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA

Applications Due May 15

25 miles from Wheaton

FAQ's

The closest community college is College of DuPage and is 2.1 miles from Wheaton. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at College of DuPage are $4,140 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

College of DuPage 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.