News and Announcements

Read the latest news, updates, and insights from Granite State College.

University System of New Hampshire Update on System-wide Response to COVID-19

The University System is committed to ensuring a safe and healthy learning environment for our students, employees, and our larger communities. Given the rapid evolution of COVID-19, we are continuously assessing our policies and plans relative to the pandemic.

The Nation’s Top 2020-2021 Military Friendly® Schools Announced Across the Country

Continuing its mission to provide veterans, their spouses, and the military community with the finest choices for education opportunities, Military Friendly today has released the 2020-21 Military Friendly Schools list.

City of Manchester and Granite State College Team Up to Provide Employees with an Affordable College Education

City of Manchester employees will now benefit from tuition cost savings as a result of a new partnership between the City and Granite State College. With associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, this partnership will create opportunities for professional advancement for staff members across all departments.

Granite State College Earns Best Online Programs Ranking from U.S. News & World Report

For the eighth year in a row, U.S. News & World Report has recognized Granite State College on its annual list of best online degree programs. More than 1,600 online degree programs were assessed for the 2020 edition, a record high for U.S. News & World Report.

Granite State College Awarded $12,500 Grant from NH Endowment for Health

With the help of a $12,500 grant from the Endowment for Health, Granite State College is excited to introduce an innovative training program focused on strengthening our state’s multigenerational workforce.

Announcing Our 2019 Summer & Fall Dean’s List

Granite State College congratulates students who earned recognition on the Dean’s List for the most recent academic terms.

USNH Trustees Freeze Tuition for In-State Students

The University System of New Hampshire Board of Trustees voted unanimously to freeze in-state tuition for academic year 2020-2021 for undergraduates at all four of its institutions.

Granite State College Awarded for its Online, Distance-Based Teacher Preparation Programs

October 3, 2019 Granite State College, New Hampshire’s leading public provider of online higher education, has won the 2019 WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) Outstanding Work (WOW) award for its innovative, online teacher preparation programs. Since 2004, WCET (the WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies) has presented the WCET Outstanding Work (WOW) award to colleges, universities, and organizations who implement … Read More

Announcing Our 2019 Winter & Spring Dean’s List

Granite State College congratulates students who earned recognition on the Dean’s List for the 2019 Winter and Spring academic terms. This achievement is reached when degree seeking students meet the following criteria: Complete a minimum of 12 credits toward the degree, with no grade below a C and no incomplete courses, for two consecutive terms (summer/fall or winter/spring) Have a … Read More

Once Again, Granite State College Ranks #1 in New Hampshire as Best College for Adult Learners

August 26, 2019 Granite State College was once again named as one of the nation’s Best Four-Year Colleges for Adult Learners by Washington Monthly. With the #11 position, Granite State serves as the highest ranked institution in New England and one of just five institutions throughout the region that earned recognition in the top-50 of this competitive list. According to … Read More