There are 19 colleges within 50 miles of Richmond. Located in Virginia with a population of 204,214, the closest colleges are ranked by distance from Richmond. The nearest college is Virginia Commonwealth University at a distance of 1.7 miles from Richmond 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 Richmond community colleges.


List of Colleges near Richmond
College Location Distance from Richmond
Virginia Commonwealth University
Enrollment: 30,918 Tuition: $12,772
Richmond, Virginia 2 miles from Richmond center
Virginia Union University
Enrollment: 1,922 Tuition: $15,746
Richmond, Virginia 3 miles from Richmond center
Centura College Richmond Main
Enrollment: 148 Tuition: $16,337
Richmond, Virginia 4 miles from Richmond center
Fortis College Richmond
Enrollment: 419 Tuition: $13,994
Richmond, Virginia 4 miles from Richmond center
Virginia College
Enrollment: 336 Tuition: $13,932
Richmond, Virginia 4 miles from Richmond center
ITT Technical Institute Richmond
Enrollment: 483 Tuition: $18,048
Richmond, Virginia 5 miles from Richmond center
Bryant and Stratton College Richmond
Enrollment: 488 Tuition: $16,087
North Chesterfield, Virginia 6 miles from Richmond center
Centura College Richmond Westend
Enrollment: Tuition: $15,027
Richmond, Virginia 6 miles from Richmond center
University of Phoenix Richmond Campus
Enrollment: Tuition: $10,222
Richmond, Virginia 5 miles from Richmond center
University of Richmond
Enrollment: 4,181 Tuition: $48,090
University of Richmond, Virginia 5 miles from Richmond center
Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
Enrollment: 500 Tuition: $4,871
Richmond, Virginia 8 miles from Richmond center
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Enrollment: 10,889 Tuition: $4,653
Richmond, Virginia 7 miles from Richmond center
South University Richmond
Enrollment: 732 Tuition: $16,761
Glen Allen, Virginia 10 miles from Richmond center
John Tyler Community College
Enrollment: 10,035 Tuition: $4,345
Chester, Virginia 13 miles from Richmond center
Randolph Macon College
Enrollment: 1,418 Tuition: $37,600
Ashland, Virginia 15 miles from Richmond center
Virginia State University
Enrollment: 4,696 Tuition: $8,226
Petersburg, Virginia 21 miles from Richmond center
Richard Bland College of the College of William and Mary
Enrollment: 2,255 Tuition: $5,493
Petersburg, Virginia 26 miles from Richmond center
College of William and Mary
Enrollment: 8,484 Tuition: $19,372
Williamsburg, Virginia 44 miles from Richmond center
Rappahannock Community College
Enrollment: 3,566 Tuition: $4,460
Glenns, Virginia 47 miles from Richmond 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.