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Admission Events and Tours

We love to welcome guests to campus and encourage you to visit New England College more than once! Come feel what it’s like to be a part of a college community in a small, picturesque New England town. Attend a sporting or theatrical event, observe a class in session (during the academic year), meet faculty and staff dedicated to the student experience, and tour our campus.

Athletic Open House

Come find out more about what it means to be a New England College Pilgrim! At our Athletic Open House, you have the chance to tour campus, meet coaches, current student athletes, admission and financial aid counselors, faculty members, and staff. We compete in 17 men’s and women’s varsity NCAA Division III sports. The Athletic Department also sponsors a number of club and recreational sports programs, including rugby, which won the 2014 National VII’s championship.

February 13, 2016

Accepted Student Days

Congratulations on your acceptance to NEC! We invite you and your family to enjoy a day of activities that will help you become more familiar with the New England College community and all the opportunities that await you here. Already visited? Well, come on back! This day offers unique insights into being a Pilgrim – it’s a community experience where faculty, students, and staff from lots of offices around campus will be available to answer questions. All accepted and deposited students and their families are encouraged to attend!

February 27, 2016

April 2, 2016

April 23, 2016

Spring Holiday Visits

Come meet our Director of Admission and other students considering NEC. Our admission counselors, faculty and staff will present important information every prospective Pilgrim should know. The presentation will be followed by a campus tour. There are morning and afternoon sessions available on for all Holiday Visits. Please select the time that works best for you and your family.

President’s Day: Monday, February 15 – Morning Session
President’s Day: Monday, February 15 – Afternoon Session

Patriot’s Day: Monday, April 18 – Morning Session
Patriots Day: Monday, April 18 – Morning Session

Spring Preview Day

We invite you and your family to spend a Saturday at New England College to explore the many opportunities that are available to our students. Your day includes an overview of our academic programs, student life, the admission and financial aid process, a campus tour and lunch with faculty, staff and current students.

Weekday Campus Tours

Individual campus visits are a great way to learn more about NEC. Campus tours are led by a student ambassador Monday through Friday at 10:30 am and 2:00 pm. We also have tours on selected Saturdays during the academic year. Our campus tours last about one hour and highlight various points of interest throughout campus, including academic buildings, athletic facilities, our student center and a first year residence hall. During your visit, you can also meet with an admission counselor, financial aid counselor, support services staff or one of our coaches. Select the options that work best for you and your family when you register

Request your personalized campus visit here.

Pilgrims on the Peak

Spend the day like a New England College student. Join us for a tour Monday through Friday and after your tour you will receive a free lift ticket to ski/snowboard at Pat’s Peak conveniently located two miles from campus! Accompanying family members are also invited to ski/snowboard for free! Rentals extra, while supplies last. Request your personalized campus visit here.

Group Programs

Interested in bringing a group of students to campus? We are happy to arrange a program for you. Your students will tour campus with one of our student ambassadors and meet with an admission counselor for an overview of NEC and our application process. If you would like a more detailed visit experience for your group, let us know. We do ask for group visits to be scheduled two weeks in advance of your preferred date, so that we can provide your students with the best possible visit experience. Contact the Office of Admission at 603.428.2223 or admission@nec.edu to coordinate your visit to campus.

Maps and Directions

Henniker, N.H. is located in the heart of New England. You can find directions to campus and area accommodations here.
We look forward to your visit!