The Best Buffalo Colleges

Buffalo, New York area Colleges

There are 9 ranked colleges within the Buffalo city limits and 18 colleges within a 50 mile radius. Area colleges collectively enroll a total of 80,944 students. If you're looking for a large school, University at Buffalo enrolls the most students with 195 currently taking classes. In terms of affordability, Genesee Community College offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the Buffalo area at $4,550 per year.

The top rated college in the area is University at Buffalo which is ranked #129 in the nation by CollegeSimply.

Also explore Buffalo area public, private, four year, public four year, community and junior colleges.

The Buffalo area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like University at Buffalo, Canisius College, D'Youville College and SUNY at Fredonia.


18 results

University at Buffalo
U
Buffalo, NY
University at Buffalo

Public 4 Year

8 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 32,347enrollment
  • $18,119net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

8 miles from Buffalo

Canisius College
C
Buffalo, NY
Canisius College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#31 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,820enrollment
  • $18,828net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 15

2 miles from Buffalo

D'Youville College
D
Buffalo, NY
D'Youville College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#36 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,785enrollment
  • $21,377net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

2 miles from Buffalo

SUNY at Fredonia
F
Fredonia, NY
SUNY at Fredonia

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#21 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 4,055enrollment
  • $14,549net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

39 miles from Buffalo

Niagara University
N
Niagara University, NY
Niagara University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#39 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 3,544enrollment
  • $19,172net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 1015-1200SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

19 miles from Buffalo

SUNY College at Buffalo
B
Buffalo, NY
SUNY College at Buffalo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#27 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 8,339enrollment
  • $13,400net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • 860-1060SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.86Avg GPA

3 miles from Buffalo

Bryant and Stratton College Amherst
B
Getzville, NY
 
Bryant and Stratton College Amherst

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 317enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Buffalo

Bryant and Stratton College Buffalo
B
Buffalo, NY
 
Bryant and Stratton College Buffalo

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 855enrollment
  • $12,568net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Buffalo

Daemen College
D
Amherst, NY
 
Daemen College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,536enrollment
  • $19,314net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

6 miles from Buffalo

Erie Community College
E
Buffalo, NY
Erie Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,364enrollment
  • $4,118net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 30

1 miles from Buffalo

Genesee Community College
G
Batavia, NY
Genesee Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,735enrollment
  • $6,695net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Buffalo

Hilbert College
H
Hamburg, NY
 
Hilbert College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 801enrollment
  • $17,397net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

10 miles from Buffalo

Houghton College
H
Houghton, NY
Houghton College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 902enrollment
  • $25,410net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

48 miles from Buffalo

Medaille College
M
Buffalo, NY
 
Medaille College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,076enrollment
  • $13,857net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Estimated Avg GPA

3 miles from Buffalo

Niagara County Community College
N
Sanborn, NY
 
Niagara County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,389enrollment
  • $4,995net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

18 miles from Buffalo

Trocaire College
T
Buffalo, NY
 
Trocaire College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,376enrollment
  • $16,031net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Buffalo

Villa Maria College
V
Buffalo, NY
 
Villa Maria College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 508enrollment
  • $14,574net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.55Avg GPA

4 miles from Buffalo

Bryant and Stratton College Southtowns
B
Orchard Park, NY
 
Bryant and Stratton College Southtowns

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 195enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Buffalo