Colleges Near Wellesley

Colleges and universities near me in the Wellesley, Massachusetts area

There are 2 colleges in Wellesley and 102 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 445,097 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Massachusetts with a population of 27,982, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Wellesley. Driving time to these schools from Wellesley should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Harvard University in Cambridge which is ranked #1 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is Boston University enrolling 32,718 students. In terms of affordability, Massachusetts Bay Community College in Wellesley Hills offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $576 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 Wellesley.


102 results

Babson College
B
Wellesley, MA
Babson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,340enrollment
  • $31,559net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.79Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

1 miles from Wellesley

Massachusetts Bay Community College
M
Wellesley Hills, MA
Massachusetts Bay Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,762enrollment
  • $9,042net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Wellesley

Wellesley College
W
Wellesley, MA
Wellesley College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#20 Best Colleges in America

  • 2,280enrollment
  • $21,614net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

1 miles from Wellesley

Olin College of Engineering
O
Needham, MA
Olin College of Engineering

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 310enrollment
  • $34,297net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1570SAT range
  • 34-35ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

1 miles from Wellesley

Lasell College
L
Newton, MA
Lasell College

Private 4 Year

13 reviews

#30 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,951enrollment
  • $27,007net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 980-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

3 miles from Wellesley

Brandeis University
B
Waltham, MA
Brandeis University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,440enrollment
  • $41,222net price
  • 33%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1510SAT range
  • 31-33ACT range
  • 3.84Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

4 miles from Wellesley

Regis College
R
Weston, MA
 
Regis College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,460enrollment
  • $32,683net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Wellesley

Mount Ida College
M
Newton, MA
Mount Ida College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,555enrollment
  • $27,631net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Wellesley

Bentley University
B
Waltham, MA
Bentley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,177enrollment
  • $42,759net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.75Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 7

7 miles from Wellesley

Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,934enrollment
  • $30,192net price
  • 26%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

6 miles from Wellesley

Framingham State University
F
Framingham, MA
Framingham State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 4,876enrollment
  • $19,336net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 950-1130SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.05Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

8 miles from Wellesley

Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology
H
Brookline, MA
 
Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 126enrollment
  • $23,005net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

8 miles from Wellesley

Newbury College Brookline
N
Brookline, MA
Newbury College Brookline

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 636enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Wellesley

Pine Manor College
P
Chestnut Hill, MA
 
Pine Manor College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 199enrollment
  • $15,409net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.63Avg GPA

7 miles from Wellesley

Saint John's Seminary
S
Brighton, MA
 
Saint John's Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 105enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Wellesley

Boston Baptist College
B
Boston, MA
 
Boston Baptist College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 60enrollment
  • $21,939net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 980-1190SAT range
  • 10-26ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

10 miles from Wellesley

Emmanuel College
E
Boston, MA
Emmanuel College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#22 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 1,946enrollment
  • $31,581net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1280SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.83Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

10 miles from Wellesley

Harvard University
H
Cambridge, MA
Harvard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in America

  • 30,391enrollment
  • $18,037net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1580SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.0Avg GPA

10 miles from Wellesley

FAQ's

The closest community college is Massachusetts Bay Community College and is 1.1 miles from Wellesley. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Massachusetts Bay Community College are $5,376 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Massachusetts Bay 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.