Awards & Distinctions

SNHU helps you achieve your goals. In fact, the university, as well as its students, alumni, faculty, and staff are recognized often for doing just that.

The SNHU community has been recognized with the following:

SNHU Earns CCNE Accreditation for Online Nursing Bachelor's and Master's Degrees

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

CCNE accreditation signals SNHU’s growing influence in the nursing field and advancement in the healthcare industry More...

SNHU Named 2014 Great College To Work For

Monday, September 29, 2014
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Nonprofit University earns designation for seventh year in a row More...

New Hampshire Business Review Names SNHU "Best of Business 2014"

Thursday, March 06, 2014
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SNHU received accolades for Best Online Degree Program in New Hampshire Business Review’s 2014 Best of Business Reader’s Poll More...

SNHU Named a ''Best Buy'' Again, This Time for Online Psychology Program

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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SNHU's online bachelor's degree in psychology has been recognized as a Best Buy by GetEducated.com, based on its high-ranking value and affordability. More...

SNHU Once Again Recognized by Chronicle of Higher Education

Tuesday, July 23, 2013
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For the sixth consecutive year, Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) has been recognized in the Great Colleges to Work For. More...

New Hampshire Business Review Names ''SNHU Best of Business 2013''

Thursday, March 07, 2013
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SNHU has won the New Hampshire Business Review's 2013 "Best of Business" awards for Best MBA Program and Best Online Degree Program. This is the sixth consecutive time SNHU has been honored by NHBR's BOB awards. More...

SNHU Achieves Honor Roll Status as Great College to Work For

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
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The Chronicle of Higher Education once again named Southern New Hampshire University to its list of Great Colleges to Work For. More...

Fast Company Names SNHU One of the World's 50 Most Innovative Companies

Monday, February 13, 2012
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FAST Company Lists SNHU No. 12 Overall, Ahead of Starbucks and the NFL More...

SNHU Online Bachelor's Degrees Rank in Top 20 Nationwide

Thursday, February 02, 2012
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Southern New Hampshire University’s online bachelor’s degrees are in the top 20 in the nation, according to a new national survey. More...

SNHU a ‘Best College for Socially Conscious Students’

Thursday, February 02, 2012
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Southern New Hampshire University is a top 20 Best College for Socially Conscious Students. More...

SNHU's Online Work Featured in Providence Journal

Monday, November 21, 2011
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Disruptive innovation a driving force for SNHU's success More...

SNHU Once Again Named a Best College to Work For

Thursday, November 17, 2011
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Southern New Hampshire University was recognized in the recently completed “2011 Great Colleges to Work For” survey conducted by The Chronicle of Higher Education. More...

SNHU Again Designated “Military Friendly School”

Sunday, September 11, 2011
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Southern New Hampshire University has again been included on G.I Jobs’ 2012 list of Military Friendly Schools. More...

SNHU Director of Diversity Wins Regional Award

Tuesday, June 28, 2011
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Louisa Martin, director of diversity in the Office of Cultural Outreach & Involvement, was the recipient of the 2nd annual IDEAL Award from the New England Association for College Admission Counseling (NEACAC) More...

SNHU Maine Honored as Education Leader

Saturday, February 05, 2011
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SNHU Maine's Partnership with Central Maine CC Earns Distinction More...

Carnegie Foundation Cites SNHU for its Civic Engagement Efforts

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
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Over 700 SNHU students have participated in university's community engagement activities. More...

SNHU Students Featured in Edible Boston Magazine

Wednesday, December 08, 2010
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SNHU students who are alums of the Future Chefs program, a privately-funded, school-to-career program working with high school culinary arts students in the Greater Boston area, were recently featured in the Edible Boston Magazine. More...

SNHU Chef Vicki Connell Named to Cooking Matters Hall of Fame

Wednesday, November 17, 2010
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Chef Connell's volunteer work has been widely praised and her impact has been felt by many. More...

SNHU Named a 2010 Great College to Work For

Friday, September 03, 2010
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This is the third year in a row that SNHU has received recognition from The Chronicle of Higher Education. More...

SNHU Named a “Best Buy” for Online Leadership Program

Wednesday, May 12, 2010
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SNHU Ranked Ninth Nationally in Affordability More...

Alumni Association Awards

Each year nominations are solicited from the members of the Alumni Association, former award recipients and members of the college community for candidates of three very prestigious awards - the Alumni Hall of Fame, the Alumni Distinguished Service Award and the Young Alumni Award. More...

New Hampshire Business Review Names SNHU “Best of Business 2010”

Monday, February 22, 2010
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Southern New Hampshire University has won Best New Hampshire Business Review’s 2010 “Best of Business” awards for Best MBA Program and Best Online Degree Program. More...

SNHU Culinary Arts Program Honored with Appreciation Award

Tuesday, November 10, 2009
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The SNHU Culinary Arts Program will be honored with an Appreciation Award by New Horizons for NH, Inc. at its annual Thanksgiving Breakfast. More...

'The Navigator' Wins Outstanding Orientation Handbook Award

Tuesday, November 03, 2009
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SNHU's "The Navigator" publication earns “Outstanding Orientation Handbook (three or more colors) for a school with less than 5,000 students.” More...

Leadership Awards

Each year the Student Affairs Division presents student leaders, clubs and organizations with awards for achievements in areas such as academic success, collaboration between organizations and hosting programs that engaged their fellow students in new ways.

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SCED Grad Geraldine Kirega Receives Community Leadership Award

Friday, August 21, 2009
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School of Community Economic Development Alumna, Geraldine Kirega was presented the Ujima Collective's Community Leadership Award. More...

SNHU Online Business Program Named a “Best Buy”

Tuesday, July 28, 2009
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Business program ranked among nation's best buys More...

Professor Craven Wins Excellence in Teaching Award

Tuesday, May 19, 2009
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Dr. Robert Craven also named professor emeritus. More...

Adjunct James Duffy Wins Excellence in Teaching Award

Tuesday, May 19, 2009
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Sociology instructor wins teaching excellence award. More...

Lecturer Bramson Wins Excellence In Teaching Award

Tuesday, May 19, 2009
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Math lecturer has taught nearly 100 courses. More...

SNHU Author/Professor Wins Lupine Award

Monday, May 11, 2009
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Diane Les Becquets' "Season of Ice" chosen for Lupine Juvenile/Youth Author Award. More...

SNHU Captures EPA Green Power Challenge Award

Wednesday, April 22, 2009
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SNHU beat its conference rivals by purchasing 12 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power, representing 100 percent of the school’s annual electricity usage. More...

SNHU Wins 2009 'Best of Business' Awards

Wednesday, March 11, 2009
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School of Business and SNHU Online Named Winners More...

Professor Wins International Teaching Award

Thursday, June 26, 2008
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Dr. Steven Painchaud received the 2008 ACBSP International Teaching Excellence Award. More...

Student Restaurant a Best of NH Winner

Tuesday, June 10, 2008
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New Hampshire Magazine has named the university's student-run restaurant "Best in NH" for "Bargain Gourmet." More...

Professor Receives Regional Teaching Excellence Award

Thursday, May 01, 2008
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Dr. Steven Painchaud is the recipient of the ACBSP Teaching Excellence Award. More...

Three From SNHU Garner Northeast-10 Weekly Awards

Monday, February 25, 2008
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Carey, Hammermeister, Brooks All Honored More...

Three Garner Northeast-10 Conference Awards

Monday, January 14, 2008
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Bowen, Vejraska, Rowley Win Awards, Three More Named to Honor Rolls More...

Boland, Young Garner Women's Soccer Weekly Awards

Monday, September 10, 2007
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Four Other Student-Athletes Named to Respective Honor Rolls More...

School of CED Wins Excellence Award

Thursday, March 29, 2007
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The New England Board of Higher Education has honored the School of CED with a 2007 New England Higher Education Excellence Award. More...

SNHU Professor Receives Martin Luther King Award

Tuesday, January 09, 2007
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Dr. Mahboubul Hassan, President of the Islamic Society of Greater Manchester, will receive the 2007 Martin Luther King Award. More...

SNHU Online Ranked Among Top 25 Best Buys

Tuesday, July 11, 2006
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SNHU Online's Undergraduate Business Degree among the Best Buys More...

SNHU Student Wins Student Leader Award

Wednesday, December 07, 2005
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Valerie Martins, a senior at SNHU, was awarded a Student Leader Award for the northeast region. More...