New Hampshire

New Hampshire is one of the world’s best locations to study, live, and play. Our degree-granting institutions include two-year, four-year, public, private, religious, and special-purpose colleges and universities. They offer great academic programs in a welcoming corner of the innovative Northeast.




Academic Excellence with a Warm Welcome

You’ll find picturesque New England  communities nestled among mountains, lakes, rivers, and ocean. Four-season natural beauty lends itself to outdoor recreation of all types. Our manageable cities offer the best of urban life as well as a gateway to major metropolitan hubs.

Opportunities that Open Doors

New Hampshire offers abundant opportunities for students. Hundreds of degree programs are designed to prepare students for meaningful and successful careers.

Our colleges and universities offer the best of both worlds. They are steeped in history, yet utilize the latest technology and innovative learning approaches. Vibrant campus life and community connections open access to a world of new activities, interests, and friends.

college students, learning in person & online

Undergraduate, graduate, & technical degree programs

State parks offering relaxation & fun on land & water

days of tax-free shopping, from artisans to outlets

Your Future Starts Here

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New Hampshire’s unique benefits draw students from in state, across the country, and around the world:

  • Our diverse education institutions offer strong academics in a wide choice of degree programs to prepare you for whatever field you choose.
  • In New Hampshire, you’ll always be a person and not just a number. Our low student-to-faculty ratios can give you direct access to instructors and unique leadership opportunities.
  • New Hampshire’s pastoral beauty provides endless opportunities for outdoor recreation and fun.
  • Our proximity to major metropolitan hubs opens doors to urban excitement.

Going to school in New Hampshire opened so many doors that continue to enhance my personal perspective and professional career. From meeting lifelong friends to absorbing the beautiful outdoors, my NH education is something I will cherish for my lifetime.”

Paige Hughes '19

University of New Hampshire