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Looking to study at a private school on the West Coast? We've compiled a list of Best Private Colleges On The West Coast. Learn more about each school below and calculate your chances of acceptance.

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Stanford University
#1 College overall
California
$55,473 / year
$55,473 / year
California
$54,570 / year
$54,570 / year
Pomona College
#19 College overall
California
$54,380 / year
$54,380 / year
California
$56,190 / year
$56,190 / year
California
$59,260 / year
$59,260 / year
Harvey Mudd College | HMC
#51 College overall
California
$58,359 / year
$58,359 / year
Scripps College
#66 College overall
California
$56,970 / year
$56,970 / year
Santa Clara University
#84 College overall
California
$52,998 / year
$52,998 / year
Pitzer College
#87 College overall
California
$55,734 / year
$55,734 / year
Soka University of America
#102 College overall
California
$32,250 / year
$32,250 / year
Occidental College
#103 College overall
California
$55,980 / year
$55,980 / year
Whitman College
#107 College overall
Washington
$50,000 / year
$50,000 / year
California
$51,820 / year
$51,820 / year
Reed College
#122 College overall
Oregon
$60,310 / year
$60,310 / year
Pepperdine University
#126 College overall
California
$57,750 / year
$57,750 / year
Chapman University
#143 College overall
California
$56,830 / year
$56,830 / year
University of San Diego | USD
#148 College overall
California
$52,120 / year
$52,120 / year
Gonzaga University
#162 College overall
Washington
$46,060 / year
$46,060 / year
University of the Pacific
#197 College overall
California
$50,370 / year
$50,370 / year
California
$51,930 / year
$51,930 / year
University of Portland
#244 College overall
Oregon
$49,424 / year
$49,424 / year
Seattle University
#262 College overall
Washington
$47,565 / year
$47,565 / year
University of La Verne
#264 College overall
California
$44,700 / year
$44,700 / year
Westmont College
#266 College overall
California
$46,980 / year
$46,980 / year
California
$50,460 / year
$50,460 / year
Biola University
#303 College overall
California
$43,512 / year
$43,512 / year
University of Redlands
#319 College overall
California
$52,150 / year
$52,150 / year
Lewis & Clark College
#322 College overall
Oregon
$54,832 / year
$54,832 / year
Point Loma Nazarene University
#335 College overall
California
$37,600 / year
$37,600 / year
California
$10,920 / year
$10,920 / year
California Lutheran University
#347 College overall
California
$45,500 / year
$45,500 / year
Thomas Aquinas College
#360 College overall
California
$26,000 / year
$26,000 / year
Willamette University
#368 College overall
Oregon
$53,300 / year
$53,300 / year
Hawaii
$5,890 / year
$5,890 / year
University of Puget Sound
#430 College overall
Washington
$52,495 / year
$52,495 / year
Azusa Pacific University | APU
#433 College overall
California
$40,830 / year
$40,830 / year
Walla Walla University
#438 College overall
Washington
$28,908 / year
$28,908 / year
Pacific Lutheran University
#441 College overall
Washington
$45,440 / year
$45,440 / year
Whitworth University
#498 College overall
Washington
$45,050 / year
$45,050 / year
Pacific Union College
#506 College overall
California
$31,101 / year
$31,101 / year
Linfield University
#520 College overall
Oregon
$44,450 / year
$44,450 / year
Mills College
#558 College overall
California
$29,340 / year
$29,340 / year
Whittier College
#559 College overall
California
$48,924 / year
$48,924 / year
Alaska Pacific University
#575 College overall
Alaska
$20,350 / year
$20,350 / year
Washington
$46,728 / year
$46,728 / year
Mount Saint Mary's University
#616 College overall
California
$43,224 / year
$43,224 / year
William Jessup University
#663 College overall
California
$36,000 / year
$36,000 / year
Pacific University
#664 College overall
Oregon
$47,158 / year
$47,158 / year
Concordia University-Irvine
#671 College overall
California
$37,250 / year
$37,250 / year
California
$47,190 / year
$47,190 / year
Menlo College
#706 College overall
California
$45,050 / year
$45,050 / year
California
$35,850 / year
$35,850 / year
La Sierra University
#764 College overall
California
$34,218 / year
$34,218 / year
California
$26,100 / year
$26,100 / year
George Fox University | GFU
#810 College overall
Oregon
$37,840 / year
$37,840 / year
Woodbury University
#818 College overall
California
$41,102 / year
$41,102 / year
Simpson University
#862 College overall
California
$32,700 / year
$32,700 / year
Holy Names University
#880 College overall
California
$40,368 / year
$40,368 / year
California Baptist University
#913 College overall
California
$33,930 / year
$33,930 / year
Multnomah University
#915 College overall
Oregon
$27,370 / year
$27,370 / year
Hawaii
$11,400 / year
$11,400 / year
Washington
$39,500 / year
$39,500 / year
Northwest University
#986 College overall
Washington
$33,500 / year
$33,500 / year
Providence Christian College
#1003 College overall
California
$32,546 / year
$32,546 / year
Fresno Pacific University
#1004 College overall
California
$32,954 / year
$32,954 / year
Hawaii
$26,800 / year
$26,800 / year
Hope International University
#1064 College overall
California
$33,250 / year
$33,250 / year
University of the West
#1132 College overall
California
$12,528 / year
$12,528 / year
Hawaii Pacific University
#1184 College overall
Hawaii
$28,800 / year
$28,800 / year
Corban University
#1238 College overall
Oregon
$33,190 / year
$33,190 / year
Sierra Nevada College
#1282 College overall
Nevada
$34,319 / year
$34,319 / year
Warner Pacific University
#1381 College overall
Oregon
$18,900 / year
$18,900 / year
Life Pacific College
#1388 College overall
California
$16,584 / year
$16,584 / year
Marymount California University
#1394 College overall
California
$35,158 / year
$35,158 / year
Oregon
$14,520 / year
$14,520 / year