Colleges Near Stanford

Colleges and universities near me in the Stanford, California area

There 50 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 406,247 students.

Located in California with a population of 13,809, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Stanford. Driving time to these schools from Stanford should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Stanford University. The largest college in the area is University of California Berkeley enrolling 42,327 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 Stanford.


50 results

Stanford University
S
Stanford, CA
Stanford University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in America

  • 15,953enrollment
  • $20,023net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1570SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 3

1 miles from Stanford

Menlo College
M
Atherton, CA
 
Menlo College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 826enrollment
  • $27,052net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

2 miles from Stanford

Canada College
C
Redwood City, CA
 
Canada College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,231enrollment
  • $6,062net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

6 miles from Stanford

Foothill College
F
Los Altos Hills, CA
Foothill College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,605enrollment
  • $8,752net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 20

5 miles from Stanford

Cogswell College
C
Sunnyvale, CA
 
Cogswell College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 524enrollment
  • $26,272net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

8 miles from Stanford

De Anza College
D
Cupertino, CA
De Anza College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 18,649enrollment
  • $7,685net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

10 miles from Stanford

Notre Dame de Namur University
N
Belmont, CA
Notre Dame de Namur University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 585enrollment
  • $28,243net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

9 miles from Stanford

Mission College
M
Santa Clara, CA
Mission College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,504enrollment
  • $6,036net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 19

10 miles from Stanford

College of San Mateo
S
San Mateo, CA
College of San Mateo

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,494enrollment
  • $4,150net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

12 miles from Stanford

University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus
P
San Jose, California
 
University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,880enrollment
  • $19,295net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Stanford

Santa Clara University
S
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clara University

Private 4 Year

14 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 8,616enrollment
  • $48,284net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 7

14 miles from Stanford

Chabot College
C
Hayward, CA
Chabot College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 11,922enrollment
  • $7,307net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

15 miles from Stanford

Ohlone Community College
O
Fremont, CA
Ohlone Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,060enrollment
  • $13,221net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 31

16 miles from Stanford

San Jose City College
S
San Jose, CA
 
San Jose City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,378enrollment
  • $16,997net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Apr 15

15 miles from Stanford

West Valley College
W
Saratoga, CA
 
West Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,513enrollment
  • $6,541net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

14 miles from Stanford

California State University East Bay
C
Hayward, CA
California State University East Bay

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 16,253enrollment
  • $13,260net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 31

17 miles from Stanford

San Jose State University
S
San Jose, CA
San Jose State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#12 Best Public Universities in California

  • 36,208enrollment
  • $15,995net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1240SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 10

17 miles from Stanford

The National Hispanic University
N
San Jose, California
 
The National Hispanic University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 615enrollment
  • $17,171net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

20 miles from Stanford

FAQ's

The closest community college is Canada College and is 5.6 miles from Stanford. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Canada College are $1,362 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Canada 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.