What is the average class size?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Our average undergraduate class size is 18 students.

How soon will I get my admission decision?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Plymouth State has rolling admission. It will be approximately four to six weeks from the time of your completed application until you receive a decision.

Can students study abroad even in their freshman year?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Yes. Plymouth State offers students a unique experience to attend Limerick University in Ireland for the first semester of your freshman year. More information about this exciting program can be found on the Global PSU’s “Freshman Abroad” section.

Is there a study abroad program at Plymouth State?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Yes. Many students at PSU take the opportunity to study all over the world. Visit Global PSU for information on where in the world you can go with PSU.

What kind of sports are there?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Whether you’re a player or a spectator, Plymouth has sports for you. We offer eight men’s and eleven women’s varsity sportseight club sports and intramurals.

Will I have an advisor?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Yes all students have an advisor.  Advisors are assigned in July and August and all first year students are scheduled to meet with their advisor the day before classes begin for the fall semester.

Are internships available?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Yes, indeed. Internships are a very important part of PSU’s learning-by-doing philosophy. Some are an integral part of a specific curriculum and others are elective, but always a possibility. Some are coordinated by departments; many are overseen by the Global Education Office.

Is housing guaranteed all four years?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Housing is available all four years, as long as students meet deposit deadlines (first year) and are timely in their response to room draw notices. Usually students live in the residence halls for the first two years, then have the option to live in student apartments or off campus.

Do you have early admission?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

No, we have rolling admissions—so as soon as your first quarter or first trimester grades are ready, you can gather your other materials and complete your application.

Does PSU offer support services?

October 15th, 2009 by Jaime

Yes! Plymouth has many support services including a Math Activities CenterWriting Center, and PASS (Plymouth Academic Support Services) Office. For more information contact PASS at (603) 535-2270

Outstanding Students

Addie Weller

Addie Weller

  • Class of 2015
  • English
  • Windham, ME

 

More About Addie

Why did you choose to come to Plymouth State?


Awesome atmosphere, awesome people, and just an overall awesome place to be!

What do you like best about your major/academic program?


“The professors within all the departments are stellar; they truly care and will go to great lengths to guarantee your success as a student. The personal touch they all bring to the programs make things great as well.”

What is your favorite place to hang out on campus? Off campus?


“On campus, I love hanging out on Mary Lyon green with a group of friends. Off campus, Plymouth’s downtown area has several amazing boutique places to shop. My favorite’s Sunflower; I could buy out the store!”

How have you changed since you first arrived at PSU?


“I’ve definitely become more independent living on my own. Through the Admissions program especially, I feel as though I’ve also grown quite comfortable talking with others.”

~Addie