The University System of New Hampshire is the largest provider of postsecondary education in the Granite State. With approximately 32,000 enrolled students annually and more than 90,000 alumni living in state, the institutions of the University System - the University of New Hampshire - Durham, the University of New Hampshire School of Law, the University of New Hampshire at Manchester, Plymouth State University, Keene State College, and Granite State College - have a direct impact on hundreds of thousands of New Hampshire citizens every year.

In concert with our commitment to teaching, our community outreach and service programs expand knowledge and have a positive impact on the state, and our research efforts add insight and understanding to subjects as varied as air quality, economic development, family health, teacher training, and ocean mapping.


May 8, 2020 - New Hampshire’s Public Higher Education Colleges and Universities Plan to Open to Students in the Fall of 2020

The 18 locations of the University System of New Hampshire (USNH) and the Community College System of New Hampshire (CCSNH) intend to welcome students back to campuses for the fall term.

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Charter & Bylaws

As a public institution, the University System is governed by a foundation of core legislation and managed via various organizational Bylaws and policies.


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    5 Chenell Drive, Suite 301, Concord, NH 03301
    University System of New Hampshire

    5 Chenell Drive, Suite 301
    Concord, NH 03301
    (603) 862-1800