- University of New Hampshire
- Plymouth State University
- Keene State College
- Granite State College
PSU is a regional comprehensive university with an established reputation for high academic standards. PSU offers bachelor’s degrees in more than forty-five majors and sixty minors, and master’s degrees in more than seventy concentrations in a rich, student-focused learning environment for its 7,000 undergraduate and graduate students. PSU also offers a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies and a Doctor of Education in Learning, Leadership, and Community. The PSU motto is Ut Prosim (That I may serve) and students, faculty, and staff engage communities on a local, regional, national, and international scale in ways that are relevant and practical, as well as mutually beneficial. In each of these roles, PSU has a special commitment of service to the North Country and Lakes Region of New Hampshire.
City/population: Plymouth 6,225