There are 93 colleges within 50 miles of Joliet. Located in Illinois with a population of 147,433, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Joliet. The nearest college is Joliet Junior College at a distance of 1.7 miles from Joliet 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 Joliet community colleges.


List of Colleges near Joliet
College Location Distance from Joliet
Joliet Junior College
Enrollment: 14,944 Tuition: $10,508
Joliet, Illinois 2 miles from Joliet center
University of St Francis
Enrollment: 3,957 Tuition: $29,950
Joliet, Illinois 3 miles from Joliet center
Lewis University
Enrollment: 6,679 Tuition: $29,040
Romeoville, Illinois 7 miles from Joliet center
ITT Technical Institute Orland Park
Enrollment: 434 Tuition: $18,048
Orland Park, Illinois 14 miles from Joliet center
North Central College
Enrollment: 2,962 Tuition: $35,421
Naperville, Illinois 18 miles from Joliet center
Westwood College Dupage
Enrollment: 157 Tuition: $15,411
Woodridge, Illinois 17 miles from Joliet center
Aurora University
Enrollment: 5,423 Tuition: $22,080
Aurora, Illinois 19 miles from Joliet center
Benedictine University
Enrollment: 5,954 Tuition: $27,465
Lisle, Illinois 18 miles from Joliet center
Moraine Valley Community College
Enrollment: 15,016 Tuition: $8,916
Palos Hills, Illinois 21 miles from Joliet center
College of DuPage
Enrollment: 28,678 Tuition: $10,885
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 23 miles from Joliet center
Trinity Christian College
Enrollment: 1,320 Tuition: $26,665
Palos Heights, Illinois 22 miles from Joliet center
Northwestern College Southwestern Campus
Enrollment: 781 Tuition: $17,605
Bridgeview, Illinois 23 miles from Joliet center
ITT Technical Institute Oak Brook
Enrollment: 255 Tuition: $18,048
Oak Brook, Illinois 25 miles from Joliet center
Waubonsee Community College
Enrollment: 10,511 Tuition: $7,002
Sugar Grove, Illinois 25 miles from Joliet center
Wheaton College
Enrollment: 2,929 Tuition: $32,950
Wheaton, Illinois 25 miles from Joliet center
Fox College Inc
Enrollment: 331 Tuition: $15,080
Bedford Park, Illinois 26 miles from Joliet center
Saint Xavier University
Enrollment: 3,949 Tuition: $30,920
Chicago, Illinois 26 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Richard J Daley College
Enrollment: 8,365 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 28 miles from Joliet center
Elmhurst College
Enrollment: 3,298 Tuition: $34,450
Elmhurst, Illinois 29 miles from Joliet center
Lexington College
Enrollment: Tuition: $24,875
Chicago, Illinois 28 miles from Joliet center
Prairie State College
Enrollment: 4,699 Tuition: $7,800
Chicago Heights, Illinois 27 miles from Joliet center
Sanford Brown College Hillside
Enrollment: Tuition: $14,555
Hillside, Illinois 27 miles from Joliet center
Morton College
Enrollment: 4,592 Tuition: $7,764
Cicero, Illinois 29 miles from Joliet center
Olivet Nazarene University
Enrollment: 4,892 Tuition: $32,790
Bourbonnais, Illinois 29 miles from Joliet center
South Suburban College
Enrollment: 4,205 Tuition: $10,786
South Holland, Illinois 29 miles from Joliet center
Chamberlain College of Nursing Illinois
Enrollment: 23,250 Tuition: $18,000
Addison, Illinois 30 miles from Joliet center
Chicago State University
Enrollment: 4,767 Tuition: $9,994
Chicago, Illinois 32 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Kennedy King College
Enrollment: 3,989 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 32 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Olive Harvey College
Enrollment: 3,465 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 32 miles from Joliet center
Concordia University Chicago
Enrollment: 5,239 Tuition: $29,520
River Forest, Illinois 32 miles from Joliet center
Dominican University
Enrollment: 3,696 Tuition: $30,670
River Forest, Illinois 32 miles from Joliet center
Triton College
Enrollment: 11,684 Tuition: $9,360
River Grove, Illinois 32 miles from Joliet center
Kankakee Community College
Enrollment: 3,306 Tuition: $9,082
Kankakee, Illinois 33 miles from Joliet center
Westwood College River Oaks
Enrollment: 269 Tuition: $15,409
Calumet City, Illinois 33 miles from Joliet center
Calumet College of Saint Joseph
Enrollment: 1,100 Tuition: $17,000
Whiting, Indiana 36 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Malcolm X College
Enrollment: 5,550 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 35 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Wilbur Wright College
Enrollment: 10,770 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 36 miles from Joliet center
Elgin Community College
Enrollment: 10,336 Tuition: $10,439
Elgin, Illinois 36 miles from Joliet center
Illinois Institute of Technology
Enrollment: 7,792 Tuition: $43,680
Chicago, Illinois 35 miles from Joliet center
Purdue University Calumet Campus
Enrollment: 9,301 Tuition: $6,868
Hammond, Indiana 36 miles from Joliet center
Shimer College
Enrollment: 79 Tuition: $34,004
Chicago, Illinois 35 miles from Joliet center
University of Chicago
Enrollment: 15,391 Tuition: $51,351
Chicago, Illinois 34 miles from Joliet center
University of Illinois at Chicago
Enrollment: 29,048 Tuition: $13,664
Chicago, Illinois 36 miles from Joliet center
VanderCook College of Music
Enrollment: 196 Tuition: $26,300
Chicago, Illinois 35 miles from Joliet center
American Academy of Art
Enrollment: 317 Tuition: $31,220
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
East West University
Enrollment: 539 Tuition: $20,145
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
American InterContinental University Online
Enrollment: 11,560 Tuition: $11,004
Hoffman Estates, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
Argosy University Chicago
Enrollment: 700 Tuition: $13,560
Chicago, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
Argosy University Schaumburg
Enrollment: 259 Tuition: $13,560
Schaumburg, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Harold Washington College
Enrollment: 9,093 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Columbia College Chicago
Enrollment: 8,961 Tuition: $24,344
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
MacCormac College
Enrollment: 235 Tuition: $12,660
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
DePaul University
Enrollment: 23,539 Tuition: $36,361
Chicago, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
DeVry University Illinois
Enrollment: Tuition: $15,915
Chicago, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
Harrington College of Design
Enrollment: 154 Tuition: $18,357
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
International Academy of Design and Technology Chicago
Enrollment: 88 Tuition: $14,400
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Judson University
Enrollment: 1,274 Tuition: $28,170
Elgin, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
Kendall College
Enrollment: 1,275 Tuition: $19,459
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Chicago
Enrollment: 1,009 Tuition: $13,796
Chicago, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
Moody Bible Institute
Enrollment: 3,922 Tuition: $12,284
Chicago, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
National Louis University
Enrollment: 4,384 Tuition: $10,617
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Northwestern College
Enrollment: 239 Tuition: $17,860
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine Chicago
Enrollment: 172 Tuition: $9,043
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Robert Morris University Illinois
Enrollment: 3,056 Tuition: $25,200
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Roosevelt University
Enrollment: 5,352 Tuition: $27,300
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Enrollment: 3,591 Tuition: $43,960
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Taylor Business Institute
Enrollment: 362 Tuition: $14,175
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago
Enrollment: 1,331 Tuition: $17,592
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
The Illinois Institute of Art Schaumburg
Enrollment: 685 Tuition: $17,485
Schaumburg, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
University of Phoenix Chicago Campus
Enrollment: 552 Tuition: $9,840
Schaumburg, Illinois 38 miles from Joliet center
Westwood College Chicago Loop
Enrollment: 381 Tuition: $15,391
Chicago, Illinois 37 miles from Joliet center
Westwood College O'Hare Airport
Enrollment: 311 Tuition: $15,406
Chicago, Illinois 36 miles from Joliet center
North Park University
Enrollment: 3,159 Tuition: $25,860
Chicago, Illinois 39 miles from Joliet center
Northeastern Illinois University
Enrollment: 9,891 Tuition: $9,351
Chicago, Illinois 39 miles from Joliet center
Telshe Yeshiva Chicago
Enrollment: 82 Tuition: $12,000
Chicago, Illinois 39 miles from Joliet center
Christian Life College
Enrollment: 45 Tuition: $11,000
Mount Prospect, Illinois 40 miles from Joliet center
City Colleges of Chicago Harry S Truman College
Enrollment: 9,467 Tuition: $8,126
Chicago, Illinois 40 miles from Joliet center
Harper College
Enrollment: 14,532 Tuition: $9,396
Palatine, Illinois 39 miles from Joliet center
Hebrew Theological College
Enrollment: 526 Tuition: $19,900
Skokie, Illinois 40 miles from Joliet center
ITT Technical Institute Mount Prospect
Enrollment: 196 Tuition: $18,048
Mount Prospect, Illinois 41 miles from Joliet center
Oakton Community College
Enrollment: 9,864 Tuition: $8,878
Des Plaines, Illinois 40 miles from Joliet center
Saint Augustine College
Enrollment: 1,483 Tuition: $9,840
Chicago, Illinois 40 miles from Joliet center
Loyola University Chicago
Enrollment: 16,437 Tuition: $40,426
Chicago, Illinois 42 miles from Joliet center
Brown Mackie College Merrillville
Enrollment: 399 Tuition: $12,672
Merrillville, Indiana 43 miles from Joliet center
Indiana University Northwest
Enrollment: 5,848 Tuition: $6,963
Gary, Indiana 42 miles from Joliet center
ITT Technical Institute Merrillville
Enrollment: 251 Tuition: $18,048
Merrillville, Indiana 43 miles from Joliet center
Ivy Tech Community College Northwest
Enrollment: Tuition: $3,354
Gary, Indiana 43 miles from Joliet center
Northern Illinois University
Enrollment: 20,130 Tuition: $14,295
Dekalb, Illinois 43 miles from Joliet center
University of Phoenix Northwest Indiana Campus
Enrollment: Tuition: $9,859
Merrillville, Indiana 43 miles from Joliet center
Northwestern University
Enrollment: 21,655 Tuition: $49,047
Evanston, Illinois 45 miles from Joliet center
College of Court Reporting Inc
Enrollment: 229 Tuition: $13,550
Hobart, Indiana 46 miles from Joliet center
Kishwaukee College
Enrollment: 4,064 Tuition: $9,750
Malta, Illinois 47 miles from Joliet center
Trinity International University
Enrollment: 2,237 Tuition: $28,700
Deerfield, Illinois 49 miles from Joliet 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.