Campus Information & Links


 Manchester Area Information & Links


Need a place to stay near SNHU?

Below are links to several local hotels.
Mention SNHU when booking to see if special rates are available. 

Closest to SNHU:

Fairfield Inn & Suites
Bell Ave, Hooksett, NH
Click here for Fairfield Inn Web site

Closest to Manchester Airport:

Homewood Suites Manchester Airport
Perimeter Road, Manchester
Click here for Homewood Suites Web site

Holiday Inn Manchester Airport
Brown Ave., Manchester
Click here for Holiday Inn Web site

Area Links:


 Penmen Cash Program


Penmen Cash is a place for students to manage their campus card account, which is used for various dining locations, vending machines, and laundry on campus.  Students are able to put money on their card via the web or by using the GET App on their smartphone.  From here they can check their account balance, spending history, and they can also report a lost or stolen card at any time; day or night by going to

As an added convenience students can also give parents, guardians, or other relatives’ the ability to add funds to their account through the link below:

Parents, Guardians or Other Relatives:
Just follow this link to add funds anytime - 

 Do you have questions about this program?  Contact Student Financial Services at, or call 877.455.7648.

New Families

Current Families

Families of Graduates


 New Families


Information for new families:  
Summer Orientation Details: 

For questions about Summer Orientation, please e-mail 




Important dates:

Finals: April 29 - May 3, 2019

Residence Halls close: May 3 at 6pm

Fall 2019 dates:

Residence Halls open for returning students: Monday, Sept. 2

Fall Holiday (No Classes) : Monday, Oct. 14

Homecoming: Oct. 18 - Oct. 20 

Veteran's Day (No Classes): Monday, Nov. 11

Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 26 - Nov. 29 (Hall Close Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 6pm)

Hall close for winter break: Friday, Dec. 20

Winter Break: Dec. 20, 2019 - Jan. 13, 2020



Is your student looking for a way to get involved on campus?

Encourage them to check out the Office of Student Involvement Club Matcher.

SNHU offers more than 60 clubs and organizations to become involved with. We have athletic clubs, academic clubs, special interest clubs, Fraternities and Sororities. If we don't have a club that interests you, we encourage you to start one. For more information about our clubs and organizations e-mail   

 The journey of an SNHU student does not end at Commencement, there are many ways to stay connected to your alma mater.  There are opportunities to volunteer as part of the Alumni Association, take advantage of our Career Development Office, or attend events that reconnect them with friends and SNHU community members.  Here are some quick links to resources that will help you and your student with this transition.


Homecoming Fall 2019: October 18 - October 20, 2019 

Career Development Office

As a graduate from SNHU, the Career & Professional Development Center is still here to support you. All of our services, on-campus events and job search resources are available to SNHU alumni. To learn more about what our office has to offer, please visit


Career & Professional Development Center

Southern New Hampshire University  l  603-645-9793


This time-honored tradition is celebrated at SNHU once a year in the month of May. Information that will help your graduate prepare for Commencement can be found on mySNHU under the Graduation tab. In the meantime, if you have specific questions, you can contact the Commencement Office at 603.644.3177, or send an email to

Alumni Association

Congratulations to our newest alumni!


Upon graduation, your student automatically becomes a member of the SNHU Alumni Association, joining the ranks of more than 100,000 SNHU graduates worldwide. They are now part of a diverse and accomplished network of professionals, community leaders, and change-makers.


Your college graduate now has a multitude of ways to stay connected to the SNHU community, from volunteering as a career coach to connecting with a regional SNHU network to joining their first Homecoming festivities as alumni, October 12-14, 2018.


Encourage your SNHU grad to visit to update their alumni profile, find a networking event nearby, access benefits and resources, and find meaningful ways to continue their journey with SNHU.


Congratulations to all our graduates and their families, and welcome to the SNHU Alumni Association!


Office of Alumni Engagement
Southern New Hampshire University | 603-645-9799 |

Welcome Families to SNHU

Welcome to SNHU!  As a parent myself, I am well aware of all the challenges and excitement that you are going through as a family member of a college student.  Here at SNHU we are committed to help you and your family transition from being a parent of a new student; to a proud parent of a graduate.  We have a wealth of talented individuals who are eager to work with your student both inside and outside of the classroom. 

If you ever have a question or comment about your family’s experience here at SNHU, please call or write an email to me, and I will make sure your inquiry is dealt with as expeditiously as possible.  Myself, and the entire university community are excited to have you as a part of our extended family. 

We look forward to welcoming you to campus often as a participant at many of our wonderful events and programs.

Dr. Patricia Lynott
Campus President, University College