Granite Guarantee


Up To Four Years Tuition-Free

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The Granite Guarantee is a financial aid program that makes college possible for qualified first-year and transfer New Hampshire students by covering the cost of tuition for up to four years. Yes, you heard us! This program defines our commitment to providing a world-class education at the state’s flagship public research university.



savings of up to $60,000 in tuition costs over 4 years



Currently helping more than 800 students receive a UNH education



of 2018 NH Enrolled First-Year Students Qualified

Here’s how you qualify

- You’re a New Hampshire resident
- You’re entering your first year of college at UNH or you’re transferring with an earned associate’s degree from a New Hampshire community college
- You’re eligible for a federal Pell Grant

If you meet these criteria, you’ll automatically receive the Granite Guarantee. The financial aid program remains in place for four years provided you’re enrolled full-time, remain income-eligible and make satisfactory progress toward your degree.

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Are you ready to get started?

No special application is needed. You’re just four easy steps from up to four years tuition-free.

Questions? We are happy to help.
Get in touch and we will get back to you as soon as we can.