Colleges Near Rochester

Colleges and universities near me in the Rochester, New York area

There are 9 colleges in Rochester and 55 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 249,530 students.

Located in New York with a population of 210,565, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Rochester. Driving time to these schools from Rochester should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Cornell University in Ithaca. The largest college in the area is University at Buffalo enrolling 32,347 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 Rochester.


55 results

University of Rochester
R
Rochester, NY
University of Rochester

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 11,741enrollment
  • $36,254net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1510SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA

3 miles from Rochester

Talmudical Institute of Upstate New York
T
Rochester, NY
 
Talmudical Institute of Upstate New York

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8enrollment
  • $3,230net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Rochester

Monroe Community College
M
Rochester, NY
Monroe Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,161enrollment
  • $7,197net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Rochester

Bryant and Stratton College Greece
B
Rochester, NY
 
Bryant and Stratton College Greece

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 375enrollment
  • $12,506net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Rochester

Nazareth College
N
Rochester, NY
 
Nazareth College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,791enrollment
  • $31,521net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

7 miles from Rochester

Rochester Institute of Technology
R
Rochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 16,158enrollment
  • $36,514net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1420SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

6 miles from Rochester

Saint John Fisher College
S
Rochester, NY
 
Saint John Fisher College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#22 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 3,610enrollment
  • $29,722net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1240SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

6 miles from Rochester

Bryant and Stratton College Henrietta
B
Rochester, NY
 
Bryant and Stratton College Henrietta

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 222enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Rochester

Roberts Wesleyan College
R
Rochester, NY
 
Roberts Wesleyan College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#30 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 1,706enrollment
  • $23,359net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1250SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

10 miles from Rochester

SUNY College at Brockport
B
Brockport, NY
SUNY College at Brockport

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 7,592enrollment
  • $16,076net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1160SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.25Avg Weighted GPA

17 miles from Rochester

Finger Lakes Community College
F
Canandaigua, NY
 
Finger Lakes Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,640enrollment
  • $10,520net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Rochester

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

28 miles from Rochester

SUNY at Geneseo
G
Geneseo, NY
SUNY at Geneseo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 4,911enrollment
  • $18,684net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1310SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

28 miles from Rochester

Hobart William Smith Colleges
H
Geneva, NY
Hobart William Smith Colleges

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 1,833enrollment
  • $38,247net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1340SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

39 miles from Rochester

Keuka College
K
Keuka Park, NY
 
Keuka College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,535enrollment
  • $26,126net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

47 miles from Rochester

Wells College
W
Aurora, NY
 
Wells College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 357enrollment
  • $20,066net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Avg Weighted GPA

55 miles from Rochester

Cayuga County Community College
C
Auburn, NY
 
Cayuga County Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,906enrollment
  • $5,460net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.71Avg GPA

56 miles from Rochester

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

57 miles from Rochester

FAQ's

The closest community college is Monroe Community College and is 4.8 miles from Rochester. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Monroe Community College are $5,662 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Monroe 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.