Colleges Near Austin

Colleges and universities near me in the Austin, Texas area

There are 8 colleges in Austin and 33 colleges within 100 miles enrolling a total of 394,967 students.

Located in Texas with a population of 790,390, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Austin. Driving time to these schools from Austin should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Trinity University in San Antonio. The largest college in the area is Texas A & M University College Station enrolling 70,418 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 Austin.


33 results

The University of Texas at Austin
T
Austin, TX
The University of Texas at Austin

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in America

  • 50,476enrollment
  • $16,892net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1470SAT range
  • 26-33ACT range
  • 3.8Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Dec 1

2 miles from Austin

Huston Tillotson University
H
HBCU
Austin, TX
Huston Tillotson University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 1,058enrollment
  • $14,375net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 800-980SAT range
  • 14-17ACT range
  • 2.9Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

4 miles from Austin

Virginia College Austin
V
Austin, TX
 
Virginia College Austin

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 511enrollment
  • $27,719net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from Austin

Austin Community College District
A
Austin, TX
Austin Community College District

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 39,896enrollment
  • $4,822net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

5 miles from Austin

Saint Edward's University
S
Austin, TX
Saint Edward's University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,591enrollment
  • $30,072net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.53Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

5 miles from Austin

University of Phoenix Austin Campus
P
Austin, Texas
 
University of Phoenix Austin Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 531enrollment
  • $19,149net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Austin

Concordia University Texas
C
Austin, TX
Concordia University Texas

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#23 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 2,257enrollment
  • $26,362net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 980-1180SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 12

9 miles from Austin

National American University Austin
N
Austin, TX
 
National American University Austin

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

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

10 miles from Austin

Southwestern University
S
Georgetown, TX
Southwestern University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 1,506enrollment
  • $29,830net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

23 miles from Austin

Texas State University
T
San Marcos, TX
Texas State University

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#7 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 37,812enrollment
  • $13,750net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.38Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

31 miles from Austin

Texas Lutheran University
T
Seguin, TX
Texas Lutheran University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 1,499enrollment
  • $19,128net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1170SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.77Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

53 miles from Austin

Central Texas College
C
Killeen, TX
 
Central Texas College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,173enrollment
  • $6,779net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

56 miles from Austin

University of Mary Hardin Baylor
M
Belton, TX
University of Mary Hardin Baylor

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#20 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 3,876enrollment
  • $27,629net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

55 miles from Austin

Temple College
T
Temple, TX
Temple College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,940enrollment
  • $3,974net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

58 miles from Austin

University of the Incarnate Word
t
San Antonio, TX
University of the Incarnate Word

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#19 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 7,917enrollment
  • $23,041net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 950-1140SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

72 miles from Austin

The University of Texas at San Antonio
T
San Antonio, TX
The University of Texas at San Antonio

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#21 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 34,742enrollment
  • $10,934net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1210SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.36Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

72 miles from Austin

Trinity University
T
San Antonio, TX
Trinity University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Colleges in Texas

  • 2,677enrollment
  • $31,141net price
  • 34%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1420SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.68Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

73 miles from Austin

University of Phoenix San Antonio Campus
P
San Antonio, Texas
 
University of Phoenix San Antonio Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,054enrollment
  • $20,141net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

73 miles from Austin

FAQ's

The closest community college is Austin Community College District and is 4.8 miles from Austin. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Austin Community College District are $10,830 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Austin Community College District 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.