Quick Facts

History

  • Founded in 1871 as a teacher training school
  • A part of the University System of New Hampshire
  • Graduate programs began in 1948

Student Profile

  • 4,138 undergraduate students
    • 50 percent male, 50 percent female
    • 1,109 first-year students
    • 20 – average student age
  • 1,775 graduate students

Faculty Profile

  • 166 professors and instructors
  • 16:1 student-to-faculty ratio (includes UG & GR)

Undergraduate Tuition (2017 – 2018)

  • In-State: $11,300
  • Out-of-State: $19,760

Campus Profile

  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
  • 53 undergraduate majors and 60 undergraduate minors
  • 68 graduate degree and certification programs in the arts, sciences, business, and education. Degree programs include the Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Science, Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies, and Doctor of Education
  • 21 – average undergraduate class size
  • 345,000+ volumes in our library
  • 85+ student clubs and organizations
  • NCAA Division III — 24 athletic teams
  • School Colors: Green and White
  • School Mascot: Panthers
  • 170 acres and 47 buildings