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Admission & Aid

Choosing the right college is not a decision to take lightly. At Saint Anselm, we understand the needs of prospective students during this time of exploration and our Office of Admission is here to help.

Academic programs and faculty members, campus culture and student life, extracurricular activities and study abroad opportunities, these are just a few of the things you'll need to consider to make the right choice.

Visiting Campus

One of the best ways to get acquainted with Saint Anselm is by visiting our scenic campus in Manchester, New Hampshire. Official visits include student-led campus tours, information sessions, and admission interviews. We strongly encourage all prospective students to make the trip to Manchester prior to submitting an application.


For first-year students, Saint Anselm accepts the Common Application, which is completed online. Admission requirements differ depending on whether you are applying as a first-year, transfer, or international student.

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Application Deadlines

Early Action: November 15

  • Non-binding program, students will be mailed an admission decision on or before January 15 and if offered admission will have until May 1 to make their final decision.

Nursing: November 15

  • All students applying for the nursing program must apply as a nursing major by November 15.

January Admission: November 15

  • Priority deadline for all students applying for admission to begin in the spring semester.

Regular Decision: February 1

  • The Office of Admission will notify students of an admission decision by mid-March.

Tuition and Financial Aid

A college education is a significant investment, but financial aid can make it more affordable. Most students at Saint Anselm receive financial assistance including scholarships, grants, loans, and other forms of support. Understanding the cost of attendance and exploring your financial aid options are important parts of the admission process. Navigating the financial aid process should not be delayed.

Contact Information

Office of Admission
Saint Anselm College
100 Saint Anselm Drive
Manchester, NH 03102
(603) 641-7500
Toll-free: (888) 4-ANSELM

Visit Saint Anselm

Office Hours
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Mon-Fri
Beginning June 17th the Office of Admission will close at 2 p.m. on Fridays.

At Saint Anselm College we offer campus tours, group information sessions and interviews.
Please view our visit calendar to register!

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