New Hampshire Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend college in New Hampshire?   The average annual in-state college tuition in New Hampshire was $18,724 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is $4,612 higher than the U.S. average and ranks New Hampshire amongst the costliest as the 7th most expensive and 46th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $1,049 from the 2015-2016 average of $17,675 and represents a 5.93% annual increase. The list of New Hampshire colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 27 colleges and universities in New Hampshire, the most popular being Southern New Hampshire University with 26,009 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $30,756. Dartmouth College is the most expensive in New Hampshire with an in-state tuition of $51,468.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. New Hampshire colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in New Hampshire or cheap New Hampshire colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore New Hampshire Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Chester College of New England
Chester, 135 Students
$18,900 - -
Colby Sawyer College
New London, 1,014 Students
$40,386 - -
Daniel Webster College
Nashua, 667 Students
$15,630 - -
Dartmouth College  Best Value
Hanover, 6,298 Students
$51,468 98 78
Franklin Pierce University
Rindge, 1,961 Students
$32,445 34 22
Granite State College
Concord, 1,009 Students
$7,368 - -
Great Bay Community College
Portsmouth, 613 Students
$6,720 - -
Hesser College
Manchester, 521 Students
$9,000 - -
Keene State College
Keene, 4,048 Students
$11,188 39 52
Lakes Region Community College
Laconia, 401 Students
$6,720 - -
Lebanon College
Lebanon, 68 Students
$6,450 - -
Manchester Community College
Manchester, 812 Students
$6,720 - -
Nashua Community College
Nashua, 672 Students
$6,720 - -
New England College
Henniker, 2,589 Students
$35,858 - -
New Hampshire Institute of Art
Manchester, 367 Students
$24,490 - -
NHTI Concord's Community College
Concord, 1,741 Students
$6,720 - -
Northeast Catholic College
Warner, 83 Students
$23,400 - -
Plymouth State University
Plymouth, 4,223 Students
$11,300 - -
River Valley Community College
Claremont, 228 Students
$6,720 - -
Rivier College
Nashua, 1,327 Students
$29,990 - -