How to apply
1. Complete & submit the application (including the essay & fee):
2. Submit documents to SNHU Office of Admission:
3. Explore financial aid.
4. Contact your Admission Counselor if you have questions along the way.
You can apply anytime, but we recommend that you apply:
Freshman applicants can apply before Nov. 15 (for the fall),
and get an admission decision by Dec. 15.
If you're applying as a transfer student, see transferring to SNHU.
As we look at your application, our first consideration is your academic background. We also look for well-rounded students who have a variety of interests and have been involved in school and/or community activities.
Most candidates admitted to SNHU have completed 16 college-prep courses, including:
Depending on the program's accreditation, home-schooled students must submit the following requirements:
Home-schooled, accredited program:
Home-schooled, non-accredited program: If the home school program is not accredited, the student must meet all state regulations put forth by their home state and the state of New Hampshire, and should submit a portfolio including course descriptions, an annotated reading list, and graded work for review.
Learn about the application process for high school students seeking to attend SNHU as freshmen.