Colleges Near Buffalo

Colleges and universities near me in the Buffalo, Illinois area

There are 53 colleges within 100 miles of Buffalo enrolling a total of 272,660 students.

Located in Illinois with a population of 503, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Buffalo. The nearest college is Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield at a distance of 13.9 miles from Buffalo. Driving time to these schools from Buffalo should be less than 2 hours. The top rated college in the area is Washington University in St Louis in Saint Louis, Missouri. The largest college in the area is University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign enrolling 49,702 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 Buffalo.


53 results

Lincoln Land Community College
L
Springfield, IL
 
Lincoln Land Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,565enrollment
  • $5,258net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

14 miles from Buffalo

University of Illinois at Springfield
I
Springfield, IL
University of Illinois at Springfield

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 4,575enrollment
  • $11,534net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 995-1220SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.44Avg GPA

14 miles from Buffalo

Lincoln Christian University
L
Lincoln, IL
 
Lincoln Christian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 714enrollment
  • $18,728net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.29Avg GPA

21 miles from Buffalo

Lincoln College
L
Lincoln, IL
Lincoln College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 968enrollment
  • $21,797net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

21 miles from Buffalo

Millikin University
M
Decatur, IL
Millikin University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 2,094enrollment
  • $22,138net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 950-1200SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

23 miles from Buffalo

Richland Community College
R
Decatur, IL
 
Richland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,476enrollment
  • $4,872net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

27 miles from Buffalo

MacMurray College
M
Jacksonville, IL
 
MacMurray College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 548enrollment
  • $13,977net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 940-1090SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 2.73Avg GPA

44 miles from Buffalo

Blackburn College
B
Carlinville, IL
 
Blackburn College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 566enrollment
  • $16,175net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 910-1110SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

46 miles from Buffalo

Illinois College
I
Jacksonville, IL
 
Illinois College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 983enrollment
  • $17,594net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

45 miles from Buffalo

Illinois Wesleyan University
I
Bloomington, IL
Illinois Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Illinois

  • 1,693enrollment
  • $28,912net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1320SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

50 miles from Buffalo

Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL
Illinois State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#5 Best Public Universities in Illinois

  • 20,635enrollment
  • $20,093net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

51 miles from Buffalo

Heartland Community College
H
Normal, IL
 
Heartland Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,063enrollment
  • $8,490net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

52 miles from Buffalo

Spoon River College
S
Canton, IL
 
Spoon River College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,436enrollment
  • $8,733net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

58 miles from Buffalo

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

60 miles from Buffalo

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

60 miles from Buffalo

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

59 miles from Buffalo

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

60 miles from Buffalo

Midstate College
M
Peoria, IL
 
Midstate College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

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

59 miles from Buffalo

FAQ's

The closest community college is Lincoln Land Community College and is 13.9 miles from Buffalo. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Lincoln Land Community College are $3,420 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Lincoln Land 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.