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Southern New Hampshire University Student Life

Southern New Hampshire University is on a 317-acre campus in a suburban setting in Manchester, New Hampshire, not far from Boston. There are many activities and organizations for Southern New Hampshire University students to participate in – , , and more.

Southern New Hampshire University also has fraternities and sororities.

Southern New Hampshire University has a thriving Coordinators of Activities and Programming Events (CAPE). In fact, more students participate in Coordinators of Activities and Programming Events (CAPE) than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Southern New Hampshire University include Psychology Club, Economics/Finance Association, Gaming Club and Outing Club

The Southern New Hampshire University community comes together each year for Late Night Breakfast, SNHU Stock Concert/Festival, and Homecoming Weekend.

Southern New Hampshire University Housing

Southern New Hampshire University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

The majority of Southern New Hampshire University students live on campus. In 2021, 60.5% of undergrads at Southern New Hampshire University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 39.6% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Southern New Hampshire University. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.Southern New Hampshire University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at Southern New Hampshire University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Southern New Hampshire University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Southern New Hampshire University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.

Southern New Hampshire University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to Southern New Hampshire University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Southern New Hampshire University, take Interstate 93 to Manchester, NH. If you need to fly, book your flight to Manchester-Boston Regional airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New Hampshire you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Southern New Hampshire University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Southern New Hampshire University Students

49%

Women

51%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

55%

In State

45%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

76%

7%

5%

4%

3%

2%

2%

0.07%

0.03%

Undergraduate Students

3,043

Graduate Students

262

Non-Resident / International Students

132

Southern New Hampshire University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,305

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

86%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,980

Out-of-State

$9,980

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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