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At New England College, your options for exploring are endless.
From exciting campus activities and hands-on internship opportunities to global “study away” and experiential learning that excites and inspires. Regardless of your degree program, you will soon discover a small college in New England is quite expansive in influence and impact around the globe.
NEC Featured in NYT Article
Merging two unique colleges into one is no small task. New England College was recently featured in the New York Times for its merger with the New Hampshire Institute of Art, completed this summer. New England College leads the way in higher education and continues to grow.
Art and Design
The former New Hampshire Institute of Art (NHIA) in Manchester is now the Institute of Art and Design at New England College. We welcome the NHIA faculty, staff, and students to the New England College family.
Would you like to know more about the art and design programs now available on our Manchester campus?
Welcome, New Students
Our fall orientation is the perfect time for new students to get a head start on life at New England College. It will help you get to know your classmates and our campus. Take the first steps on your path to academic success. Fall will be here before you know it, and we can’t wait to see you on campus.
The World is Your Classroom
Earning your degree at New England College is about being immersed in real world experiences and internships, "Study Away" global travel courses and learning job skills in your degree program we call "Experiential Learning." Professors are working harder than ever to ensure our students are equipped for their career.LEARN MORE >
Look What’s Happening at New England College
New England College welcomes Renew America Together. Join General Wesley K. Clark (ret.) and Secretary Andrew Card for “The conversation America needs.”, in an effort to achieve greater common ground in America by reducing partisan division and gridlock. Learn More
Winner of the 1981 Pulitzer Prize, and New York Drama Critics Circle Award, this play brings you to the Mississippi home of the Magrath sisters. Warm-hearted, irreverent, and imaginative, this play teems with humanity as the sisters forgive the past, face the present, and embrace the future. Learn More
This event brings together Chinese and American poets, scholars, and cultural ambassadors to explore ways to build bridges between two distinct cultures and communities using Pastoral Poetry and literary scholarship as a guide. This event is free and open to the public. Learn More
Pairings of Paintings and Poems: Stephen Dinsmore and Ted Kooser | Sept 30-Oct 25 (with reception Oct 24)
The Chester Art Gallery at New England College is delighted to exhibit the work of artist Stephen Dinsmore and poet Ted Kooser, courtesy of the Modern Arts Midtown Gallery in Omaha, Nebraska. This event is free and opened to the public. Learn More
Join us for an evening of live music on the campus of New England College. This event is free and open to the public. Learn More