New York Colleges

New York, New York area Colleges

There are 38 colleges within the New York city limits and 190 colleges within a 50 mile radius. If you're looking for a large school, New York University enrolls the most students. In terms of cost, Norwalk Community College offers the lowest in-state tuition for colleges in the New York area. Also explore New York area public or private colleges.

The New York area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like New York University, Princeton University, Stony Brook University and Columbia University in the City of New York.

190 results found

List of New York Colleges

New York University
N
New York, NY
New York University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 51,847enrollment
  • $36,256net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1510SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA

5 miles from New York

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Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#1 Best Colleges in America

  • 8,374enrollment
  • $16,302net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA

44 miles from New York

Stony Brook University
S
Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 26,256enrollment
  • $14,330net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

45 miles from New York

Columbia University in the City of New York
C
New York, NY
Columbia University in the City of New York

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#22 Best Colleges in America

  • 31,077enrollment
  • $22,824net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA

10 miles from New York

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Fordham University
F
Bronx, NY
Fordham University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 16,515enrollment
  • $38,503net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1430SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA

14 miles from New York

Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University New Brunswick

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#24 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA

29 miles from New York

Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ
Rutgers University New Brunswick

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#24 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA

29 miles from New York

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CUNY Hunter College
H
New York, NY
CUNY Hunter College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 23,202enrollment
  • $5,215net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

7 miles from New York

Barnard College
B
New York, NY
Barnard College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in New York

  • 2,562enrollment
  • $23,736net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA

10 miles from New York

St John's University New York
S
Queens, NY
St John's University New York

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#31 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 21,635enrollment
  • $25,981net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

8 miles from New York

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Kean University
K
Union, NJ
Kean University

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in New Jersey

  • 14,056enrollment
  • $16,839net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 890-1080SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

16 miles from New York

Montclair State University
M
Montclair, NJ
Montclair State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in New Jersey

  • 21,115enrollment
  • $15,224net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

19 miles from New York

The Juilliard School
J
New York, NY
The Juilliard School

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 942enrollment
  • $32,903net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from New York

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Pace University New York
P
New York, NY
Pace University New York

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#32 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 13,326enrollment
  • $31,734net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

5 miles from New York

Hofstra University
H
Hempstead, NY
Hofstra University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#21 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 10,871enrollment
  • $32,566net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

18 miles from New York

Seton Hall University
S
South Orange, NJ
Seton Hall University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 10,162enrollment
  • $28,700net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1310SAT range
  • 24-28ACT range
  • 3.6*Avg GPA

17 miles from New York

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CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
J
New York, NY
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#26 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 15,394enrollment
  • $4,891net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 980-1140SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.72Avg GPA

8 miles from New York

Monmouth University
M
West Long Branch, NJ
Monmouth University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in New Jersey

  • 6,167enrollment
  • $31,300net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1250SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

27 miles from New York