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Colleges in New Hampshire

There are 26 colleges in New Hampshire, 13 public and 13 private, offering a wide range of programs and majors. New Hampshire has both small schools (defined as less than 2000 students) and "very large" ones (10,000 or more students) and everything in between, including community colleges, in urban and rural environments.

The University of New Hampshire is located in Durham, and, with an enrollment over 12,000, is the largest university in the state. An additional campus is located in Manchester. It is one of only nine land, sea, and space grant institutions in the country and boasts accomplished marine biology and oceanography programs thanks to its coastal proximity.

Prestigious Ivy League member Dartmouth College is located in Hanover. Established in 1769, it's the oldest university in the state, and one of nine Colonial Colleges founded before the American Revolution. Dartmouth is consistently ranked among the top universities in the country.

Other New Hampshire colleges include Granite State College in Concord, Franklin Pierce University in Rindge, Keene State College in Keene, New England College in Henniker, Plymouth State University in Plymouth, Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester, and many, many more.

Cappex has tons of resources for students considering a college in New Hampshire, including plenty of ways to help you find and apply for scholarships. Begin by browsing the complete list of colleges and universities below.

Colleges in New Hampshire

School Scholarships Available
Antioch University-New England No scholarships
Chester College of New England 10 scholarships
Colby-Sawyer College 5 scholarships
Dartmouth College 7 scholarships
Franklin Pierce University 13 scholarships
Granite State College 2 scholarships
Great Bay Community College No scholarships
Keene State College 6 scholarships
Lakes Region Community College No scholarships
Manchester Community College No scholarships
Nashua Community College No scholarships
New England College 19 scholarships
New Hampshire Institute of Art 14 scholarships
NHTI-Concord's Community College No scholarships
Northeast Catholic College 8 scholarships
Plymouth State University 7 scholarships
River Valley Community College No scholarships
Rivier University 13 scholarships
Saint Anselm College 6 scholarships
Southern New Hampshire University 72 scholarships
Thomas More College of Liberal Arts 5 scholarships
University of New Hampshire at Manchester 18 scholarships
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus 11 scholarships
University of New Hampshire-School of Law No scholarships
Upper Valley Educators Institute No scholarships
White Mountains Community College No scholarships