Colleges Near Arlington

Colleges and universities near me in the Arlington, Illinois area

There are 111 colleges within 100 miles of Arlington enrolling a total of 647,708 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 193, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Arlington. The nearest college is Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby at a distance of 13.7 miles from Arlington. Driving time to these schools from Arlington should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is University of Chicago in Chicago. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Chicago enrolling 31,683 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 Arlington.


111 results

Illinois Valley Community College
I
Oglesby, IL
 
Illinois Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,958enrollment
  • $6,209net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Arlington

Sauk Valley Community College
S
Dixon, IL
 
Sauk Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,628enrollment
  • $7,469net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

30 miles from Arlington

Kishwaukee College
K
Malta, IL
 
Kishwaukee College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,307enrollment
  • $5,652net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

37 miles from Arlington

Northern Illinois University
N
Dekalb, IL
Northern Illinois University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 17,169enrollment
  • $18,346net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA

40 miles from Arlington

Morrison Institute of Technology
M
Morrison, IL
 
Morrison Institute of Technology

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 116enrollment
  • $17,888net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

43 miles from Arlington

Waubonsee Community College
W
Sugar Grove, IL
 
Waubonsee Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,176enrollment
  • $4,615net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

47 miles from Arlington

Aurora University
A
Aurora, IL
 
Aurora University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#29 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 6,005enrollment
  • $17,906net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 965-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.23*Avg GPA

50 miles from Arlington

Eureka College
E
Eureka, IL
Eureka College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 567enrollment
  • $21,178net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 920-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.28Avg GPA

52 miles from Arlington

Illinois Central College
I
East Peoria, IL
Illinois Central College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,875enrollment
  • $9,370net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Arlington

Joliet Junior College
J
Joliet, IL
Joliet Junior College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 14,726enrollment
  • $4,558net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Arlington

Rockford Career College
R
Rockford, IL
 
Rockford Career College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 408enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

55 miles from Arlington

Bradley University
B
Peoria, IL
Bradley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 5,882enrollment
  • $26,791net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1270SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA

57 miles from Arlington

Methodist College of Nursing
M
Peoria, IL
 
Methodist College of Nursing

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 692enrollment
  • $32,493net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 970-1030SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

56 miles from Arlington

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 226enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

57 miles from Arlington

Rockford College
R
Rockford, IL
 
Rockford College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#27 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,203enrollment
  • $22,166net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 960-1140SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA

56 miles from Arlington

Rock Valley College
R
Rockford, IL
 
Rock Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,244enrollment
  • $7,603net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

59 miles from Arlington

University of St Francis
S
Joliet, IL
 
University of St Francis

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 3,927enrollment
  • $17,687net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.43Avg GPA

60 miles from Arlington

Elgin Community College
E
Elgin, IL
 
Elgin Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,567enrollment
  • $4,565net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

61 miles from Arlington

FAQ's

The closest community college is Illinois Valley Community College and is 13.7 miles from Arlington. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Illinois Valley Community College are $4,000 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Illinois Valley 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.