Colleges Near Richmond

Colleges and universities near me in the Richmond, Virginia area

There are 9 colleges in Richmond and 78 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 517,770 students.

Located in Virginia with a population of 204,214, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Richmond. Driving time to these schools from Richmond should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Georgetown University in Washington, District Of Columbia. The largest college in the area is Liberty University enrolling 93,349 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 Richmond.


78 results

Virginia Commonwealth University
V
Richmond, VA
Virginia Commonwealth University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 29,070enrollment
  • $20,566net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

2 miles from Richmond

Virginia Union University
V
HBCU
Richmond, VA
Virginia Union University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,516enrollment
  • $18,722net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 760-940SAT range
  • 13-17ACT range
  • 2.71Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

3 miles from Richmond

Fortis College Richmond
F
Richmond, VA
 
Fortis College Richmond

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 507enrollment
  • $20,686net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Richmond

University of Richmond
R
University of Richmond, VA
University of Richmond

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Value in Virginia

  • 4,056enrollment
  • $25,700net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1460SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.67Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

5 miles from Richmond

Centura College Richmond Main
C
Richmond, VA
 
Centura College Richmond Main

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 160enrollment
  • $26,617net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Richmond

Virginia College
V
Richmond, VA
 
Virginia College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 440enrollment
  • $21,062net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

4 miles from Richmond

Bryant and Stratton College Richmond
B
North Chesterfield, VA
 
Bryant and Stratton College Richmond

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 741enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Richmond

Centura College Richmond Westend
C
Richmond, Virginia
 
Centura College Richmond Westend

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 129enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Richmond

University of Phoenix Richmond Campus
P
Richmond, Virginia
 
University of Phoenix Richmond Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 487enrollment
  • $18,165net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Richmond

J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
J
Richmond, VA
 
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,759enrollment
  • $6,303net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Richmond

Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
B
Richmond, VA
 
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 456enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Richmond

John Tyler Community College
J
Chester, VA
 
John Tyler Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,440enrollment
  • $6,086net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

13 miles from Richmond

Randolph Macon College
R
Ashland, VA
Randolph Macon College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,554enrollment
  • $26,061net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1218SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

15 miles from Richmond

Virginia State University
V
HBCU
Petersburg, VA
Virginia State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 4,020enrollment
  • $18,332net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 820-1000SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.85Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

21 miles from Richmond

Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary
R
Petersburg, VA
 
Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,218enrollment
  • $13,067net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.63Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

26 miles from Richmond

College of William and Mary
W
Williamsburg, VA
College of William and Mary

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in America

  • 8,939enrollment
  • $18,588net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1490SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 4.28Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

44 miles from Richmond

Rappahannock Community College
R
Glenns, VA
 
Rappahannock Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,629enrollment
  • $7,188net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

47 miles from Richmond

Longwood University
L
Farmville, VA
Longwood University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 4,841enrollment
  • $21,446net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

53 miles from Richmond

FAQ's

The closest community college is J Sargeant Reynolds Community College and is 7.3 miles from Richmond. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at J Sargeant Reynolds Community College are $4,998 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

J Sargeant Reynolds 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.