Colleges Near Buena Vista

Colleges and universities near me in the Buena Vista, Virginia area

There 20 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 124,514 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Virginia with a population of 6,650, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Buena Vista. Driving time to these schools from Buena Vista should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Washington and Lee University in Lexington which is ranked #30 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is Liberty University enrolling 93,349 students. In terms of affordability, Central Virginia Community College in Lynchburg offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $4,620 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 Buena Vista.


20 results

Southern Virginia University
S
Buena Vista, VA
Southern Virginia University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,140enrollment
  • $22,496net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 1137-1331SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

1 miles from Buena Vista

Washington and Lee University
W
Lexington, VA
Washington and Lee University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 2,183enrollment
  • $27,148net price
  • 25%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1500SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.87Estimated Avg GPA

6 miles from Buena Vista

Virginia Military Institute
V
Lexington, VA
Virginia Military Institute

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 1,698enrollment
  • $18,969net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

10 miles from Buena Vista

Sweet Briar College
S
Sweet Briar, VA
 
Sweet Briar College

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

 

  • 362enrollment
  • $26,554net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 980-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

19 miles from Buena Vista

Randolph College
R
Lynchburg, VA
 
Randolph College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 566enrollment
  • $25,419net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 950-1160SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

23 miles from Buena Vista

University of Lynchburg
L
Lynchburg, VA
University of Lynchburg

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,692enrollment
  • $24,386net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.39Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

25 miles from Buena Vista

Miller Motte Technical College Lynchburg
M
Lynchburg, VA
 
Miller Motte Technical College Lynchburg

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 141enrollment
  • $17,785net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

26 miles from Buena Vista

Virginia University of Lynchburg
V
HBCU
Lynchburg, VA
 
Virginia University of Lynchburg

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 244enrollment
  • $17,878net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.1Avg GPA

26 miles from Buena Vista

Central Virginia Community College
C
Lynchburg, VA
 
Central Virginia Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,370enrollment
  • $5,281net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Buena Vista

Dabney S Lancaster Community College
D
Clifton Forge, VA
 
Dabney S Lancaster Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,075enrollment
  • $5,545net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

28 miles from Buena Vista

Liberty University
L
Lynchburg, VA
Liberty University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 93,349enrollment
  • $28,762net price
  • 50%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1250SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA

28 miles from Buena Vista

Mary Baldwin College
M
Staunton, VA
Mary Baldwin College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 2,110enrollment
  • $18,741net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 940-1120SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.57Avg GPA

33 miles from Buena Vista

Hollins University
H
Roanoke, VA
Hollins University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 795enrollment
  • $19,315net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1260SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.71Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

41 miles from Buena Vista

Blue Ridge Community College
B
Weyers Cave, VA
 
Blue Ridge Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,462enrollment
  • $9,942net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Buena Vista

Skyline College Roanoke
S
Roanoke, VA
 
Skyline College Roanoke

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13enrollment
  • $19,206net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Buena Vista

Jefferson College of Health Sciences
J
Roanoke, VA
 
Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,128enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.28Estimated Avg GPA

45 miles from Buena Vista

National College Salem
N
Salem, VA
 
National College Salem

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 931enrollment
  • $21,638net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Buena Vista

Virginia Western Community College
V
Roanoke, VA
 
Virginia Western Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 5,738enrollment
  • $6,453net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

48 miles from Buena Vista

FAQ's

The closest community college is Central Virginia Community College and is 27.4 miles from Buena Vista. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Central Virginia Community College are $4,838 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Central Virginia 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.