Colleges Near Lynchburg

Colleges and universities near me in the Lynchburg, Virginia area

There are 6 colleges in Lynchburg and 63 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 380,894 students.

Located in Virginia with a population of 75,568, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Lynchburg. Driving time to these schools from Lynchburg should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. The largest college in the area is Liberty University enrolling 79,152 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 Lynchburg.


63 results

University of Lynchburg
L
Lynchburg, VA
University of Lynchburg

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 3,081enrollment
  • $24,987net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 970-1170SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

1 miles from Lynchburg

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,047enrollment
  • $5,436net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Lynchburg

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

2 miles from Lynchburg

Liberty University
L
Lynchburg, VA
Liberty University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 79,152enrollment
  • $28,181net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1260SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

3 miles from Lynchburg

Randolph College
R
Lynchburg, VA
 
Randolph College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 626enrollment
  • $26,802net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

3 miles from Lynchburg

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 298enrollment
  • $21,489net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Lynchburg

Sweet Briar College
S
Sweet Briar, VA
 
Sweet Briar College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 337enrollment
  • $25,859net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

13 miles from Lynchburg

Southern Virginia University
S
Buena Vista, VA
Southern Virginia University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,023enrollment
  • $20,816net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 964-1202SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA

25 miles from Lynchburg

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

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 2,223enrollment
  • $23,301net price
  • 19%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1500SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.87*Avg GPA

30 miles from Lynchburg

Virginia Military Institute
V
Lexington, VA
Virginia Military Institute

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 1,685enrollment
  • $13,428net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1270SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

32 miles from Lynchburg

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,128enrollment
  • $30,679net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 908-1113SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

42 miles from Lynchburg

Hampden Sydney College
H
Hampden-Sydney, VA
Hampden Sydney College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,072enrollment
  • $34,853net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1320SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

42 miles from Lynchburg

Hollins University
H
Roanoke, VA
Hollins University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 805enrollment
  • $20,457net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1300SAT range
  • 22-30ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

41 miles from Lynchburg

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

42 miles from Lynchburg

Longwood University
L
Farmville, VA
Longwood University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 4,911enrollment
  • $19,636net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 960-1150SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

44 miles from Lynchburg

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

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 6,827enrollment
  • $6,663net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

44 miles from Lynchburg

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

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 981enrollment
  • $6,390net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Lynchburg

National College Salem
N
Salem, VA
 
National College Salem

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,072enrollment
  • $23,545net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

46 miles from Lynchburg

FAQ's

The closest community college is Central Virginia Community College and is 2.8 miles from Lynchburg. 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.