There are 64 colleges within 50 miles of Berkeley. Located in California with a population of 112,580, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Berkeley. The nearest college is Berkeley City College at a distance of 1.6 miles from Berkeley center. This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable options or not ready for a full four year program, consider local Berkeley community colleges.


List of Colleges near Berkeley
College Location Distance from Berkeley
Berkeley City College
Enrollment: 7,164 Tuition: $1,156
Berkeley, California 2 miles from Berkeley center
Expression College for Digital Arts
Enrollment: 429 Tuition: $23,747
Emeryville, California 1 miles from Berkeley center
University of California Berkeley
Enrollment: 38,189 Tuition: $13,431
Berkeley, California 2 miles from Berkeley center
California College of the Arts
Enrollment: 1,975 Tuition: $43,708
Oakland, California 3 miles from Berkeley center
Lincoln University
Enrollment: 574 Tuition: $10,215
Oakland, California 5 miles from Berkeley center
Argosy University San Francisco Bay Area
Enrollment: 330 Tuition: $13,560
Alameda, California 6 miles from Berkeley center
College of Alameda
Enrollment: 6,283 Tuition: $1,156
Alameda, California 6 miles from Berkeley center
Laney College
Enrollment: 11,667 Tuition: $1,156
Oakland, California 5 miles from Berkeley center
Academy of Art University
Enrollment: 13,800 Tuition: $20,340
San Francisco, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
American Conservatory Theater
Enrollment: 46 Tuition: $26,951
San Francisco, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
Contra Costa College
Enrollment: 6,355 Tuition: $1,298
San Pablo, California 7 miles from Berkeley center
Patten University
Enrollment: Tuition: $8,036
Oakland, California 7 miles from Berkeley center
San Francisco Art Institute
Enrollment: 599 Tuition: $41,272
San Francisco, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
The Art Institute of California San Francisco
Enrollment: 791 Tuition: $18,744
San Francisco, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
California Culinary Academy
Enrollment: 380 Tuition: $14,787
San Francisco, California 9 miles from Berkeley center
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising San Francisco
Enrollment: 395 Tuition: $29,930
San Francisco, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
Heald College San Francisco
Enrollment: Tuition: $13,620
San Francisco, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
Holy Names University
Enrollment: 1,049 Tuition: $35,666
Oakland, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
Merritt College
Enrollment: 6,647 Tuition: $1,156
Oakland, California 9 miles from Berkeley center
Mills College
Enrollment: 1,397 Tuition: $44,258
Oakland, California 8 miles from Berkeley center
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Enrollment: 379 Tuition: $42,210
San Francisco, California 9 miles from Berkeley center
ITT Technical Institute Oakland
Enrollment: 173 Tuition: $18,048
Oakland, California 10 miles from Berkeley center
Saint Marys College of California
Enrollment: 4,030 Tuition: $42,930
Moraga, California 11 miles from Berkeley center
SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary
Enrollment: 588 Tuition: $10,144
Oakland, California 11 miles from Berkeley center
University of San Francisco
Enrollment: 10,797 Tuition: $42,634
San Francisco, California 10 miles from Berkeley center
City College of San Francisco
Enrollment: 23,391 Tuition: $1,598
San Francisco, California 13 miles from Berkeley center
California Maritime Academy
Enrollment: 1,075 Tuition: $6,558
Vallejo, California 14 miles from Berkeley center
College of Marin
Enrollment: 5,490 Tuition: $1,488
Kentfield, California 15 miles from Berkeley center
Diablo Valley College
Enrollment: 19,694 Tuition: $1,298
Pleasant Hill, California 14 miles from Berkeley center
Dominican University of California
Enrollment: 1,863 Tuition: $42,550
San Rafael, California 14 miles from Berkeley center
San Francisco State University
Enrollment: 30,256 Tuition: $6,476
San Francisco, California 14 miles from Berkeley center
ITT Technical Institute Concord
Enrollment: 233 Tuition: $18,048
Concord, California 15 miles from Berkeley center
Heald College Concord
Enrollment: Tuition: $13,620
Concord, California 18 miles from Berkeley center
California State University East Bay
Enrollment: 15,528 Tuition: $6,564
Hayward, California 20 miles from Berkeley center
Chabot College
Enrollment: 13,457 Tuition: $1,138
Hayward, California 19 miles from Berkeley center
Heald College Hayward
Enrollment: Tuition: $13,620
Hayward, California 19 miles from Berkeley center
Skyline College
Enrollment: 9,681 Tuition: $1,447
San Bruno, California 19 miles from Berkeley center
College of San Mateo
Enrollment: 8,889 Tuition: $1,324
San Mateo, California 23 miles from Berkeley center
Notre Dame de Namur University
Enrollment: 1,855 Tuition: $32,608
Belmont, California 24 miles from Berkeley center
Los Medanos College
Enrollment: 8,861 Tuition: $1,298
Pittsburg, California 26 miles from Berkeley center
Canada College
Enrollment: 6,477 Tuition: $1,344
Redwood City, California 29 miles from Berkeley center
Napa Valley College
Enrollment: 6,257 Tuition: $1,142
Napa, California 28 miles from Berkeley center
Solano Community College
Enrollment: 9,964 Tuition: $1,416
Fairfield, California 27 miles from Berkeley center
Las Positas College
Enrollment: 8,912 Tuition: $1,138
Livermore, California 29 miles from Berkeley center
Menlo College
Enrollment: 787 Tuition: $38,750
Atherton, California 29 miles from Berkeley center
Ohlone Community College
Enrollment: 10,193 Tuition: $1,162
Fremont, California 31 miles from Berkeley center
Stanford University
Enrollment: 16,980 Tuition: $46,320
Stanford, California 31 miles from Berkeley center
Unitek College
Enrollment: 821 Tuition: $24,265
Fremont, California 31 miles from Berkeley center
Cogswell College
Enrollment: 633 Tuition: $16,640
Sunnyvale, California 35 miles from Berkeley center
Foothill College
Enrollment: 15,448 Tuition: $1,551
Los Altos Hills, California 36 miles from Berkeley center
Mission College
Enrollment: 8,576 Tuition: $1,174
Santa Clara, California 37 miles from Berkeley center
Heald College San Jose
Enrollment: Tuition: $13,620
Milpitas, California 39 miles from Berkeley center
Sonoma State University
Enrollment: 9,408 Tuition: $7,330
Rohnert Park, California 39 miles from Berkeley center
The Art Institute of California Sunnyvale
Enrollment: 226 Tuition: $18,744
Sunnyvale, California 38 miles from Berkeley center
University of Phoenix Bay Area Campus
Enrollment: Tuition: $11,308
San Jose, California 37 miles from Berkeley center
De Anza College
Enrollment: 22,512 Tuition: $1,542
Cupertino, California 40 miles from Berkeley center
Santa Clara University
Enrollment: 8,680 Tuition: $45,300
Santa Clara, California 41 miles from Berkeley center
San Jose City College
Enrollment: 8,445 Tuition: $1,338
San Jose, California 43 miles from Berkeley center
San Jose State University
Enrollment: 32,773 Tuition: $7,378
San Jose, California 43 miles from Berkeley center
The National Hispanic University
Enrollment: Tuition: $8,196
San Jose, California 44 miles from Berkeley center
West Valley College
Enrollment: 8,799 Tuition: $1,186
Saratoga, California 45 miles from Berkeley center
Santa Rosa Junior College
Enrollment: 22,411 Tuition: $1,318
Santa Rosa, California 47 miles from Berkeley center
Evergreen Valley College
Enrollment: 8,691 Tuition: $1,338
San Jose, California 49 miles from Berkeley center
Pacific Union College
Enrollment: 1,555 Tuition: $29,064
Angwin, California 50 miles from Berkeley center

All tuition data is sourced from the 2015/2016 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey. Tuition may exclude fees. Please consult school detail page for comprehensive cost information.