Colleges Near Roanoke

Colleges and universities near me in the Roanoke, Virginia area

There are 4 colleges in Roanoke and 21 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 156,943 students.

Located in Virginia with a population of 97,032, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Roanoke. Driving time to these schools from Roanoke should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Washington and Lee University in Lexington. 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 Roanoke.


21 results

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

1 miles from Roanoke

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

2 miles from Roanoke

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

4 miles from Roanoke

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

3 miles from Roanoke

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

5 miles from Roanoke

Roanoke College
R
Salem, VA
Roanoke College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 2,014enrollment
  • $27,180net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1260SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

6 miles from Roanoke

Ferrum College
F
Ferrum, VA
Ferrum College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Virginia

  • 1,124enrollment
  • $23,010net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 860-1060SAT range
  • 16-21ACT range
  • 2.81Avg GPA

25 miles from Roanoke

Virginia Tech
V
Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Tech

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Virginia

  • 34,683enrollment
  • $18,449net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1390SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.95Avg GPA

26 miles from Roanoke

Radford University
R
Radford, VA
Radford University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,335enrollment
  • $14,981net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA

34 miles from Roanoke

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

37 miles from Roanoke

Patrick Henry Community College
P
Martinsville, VA
 
Patrick Henry Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,266enrollment
  • $5,383net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

38 miles from Roanoke

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

41 miles from Roanoke

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

43 miles from Roanoke

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

43 miles from Roanoke

New River Community College
N
Dublin, VA
 
New River Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,419enrollment
  • $6,907net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

42 miles from Roanoke

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

42 miles from Roanoke

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

43 miles from Roanoke

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

45 miles from Roanoke

FAQ's

The closest community college is Virginia Western Community College and is 2.4 miles from Roanoke. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Virginia Western Community College are $5,355 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Virginia Western 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.