Students have the option to live on campus in campus housing or search for off-campus housing on their own. Whether you decide to live at SNHU or explore other housing options, the following information should help you get started on your search.
Housing is available on campus for ESL, undergraduate, and graduate students with the exception of married students or students with children. On campus housing is limited, so make your reservation early. More information can be found on the Campus Housing page. You have the ability to choose from traditional residence halls (furnished shared rooms typically in suites with a shared common lounge and bathroom), apartments (furnished single rooms with a shared kitchen, living, and bath space), and townhouses (furnished single rooms similar to apartments but with slightly more space). Learn more about options in each category by clicking on the link provided.
Some of the benefits of living on campus are:
If you are interested in finding out more about the Residence Halls or how to sign-up for a room, please contact the Office of Residence Life by phone 603.645.9758 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. They will be happy to discuss your options with you! To guarantee campus housing, return your housing contract and deposit by the recommended date.
If you are unsure about where you would like to live once you arrive, there are temporary housing options within the Residence Halls on campus. Please contact email@example.com if you have questions about temporary housing.
Off campus housing options abound in Manchester. There are many apartment building close to campus as well as further afield, with a varied range of costs to fit every budget. Many members of the community also post listings for private rooms on bulletin boards around campus. For more information about off campus housing options, please visit our Housing Resources.
For students wishing to live with a local family, Southern New Hampshire University has partnered with American Homestay Network to provide homestay opportunities. A Homestays are a great option for students who wish to learn more about American culture, desire to be more connected to the local community, and feel more "at home" during your studies at Southern New Hampshire University. To learn more about homestay options, please go to our Housing Resources.