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Most Favored New Hampshire Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the most favored (higher yield) schools in New Hampshire. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school. Dartmouth College, has the highest yield rate as of 63.47% for academic year 2019-2020 in New Hampshire. University of New Hampshire at Manchester is positioned second with 40.09% yield and Rivier University follows them with 19%. Next table shows the schools that have high yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest yield rates in New Hampshire.
Most Favored New Hampshire Colleges with Highest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Dartmouth College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHanover, NH
63.47% 23,650 1,875 1,190 7.93%
2University of New Hampshire at Manchester
Public, 4 or more yearsManchester, NH
40.09% 239 217 87 90.79%
3Rivier University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNashua, NH
19.27% 1,657 1,240 239 74.83%
4Keene State College
Public, 4 or more yearsKeene, NH
19.16% 4,978 4,400 843 88.39%
5Saint Anselm College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsManchester, NH
18.11% 3,740 2,811 509 75.16%
6University of New Hampshire-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsDurham, NH
18.02% 18,040 15,159 2,731 84.03%
7Plymouth State University
Public, 4 or more yearsPlymouth, NH
15.22% 8,035 6,815 1,037 84.82%
8Franklin Pierce University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRindge, NH
12.15% 5,150 3,424 416 66.49%
9Colby-Sawyer College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew London, NH
11.01% 2,676 2,398 264 89.61%
10New England College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHenniker, NH
4.71% 10,012 10,012 472 100.00%