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Hootie's Welcome Days are Almost Here!
Hootie's Welcome Days are almost here!

Keene State faculty, staff, and current students are looking forward to welcoming our class of first-year students with a week-long series of events, including Move In Day, Clap In, and Hootie’s Cookout Welcome and Owls Athletics games. Welcome, to our newest students and families!

Food Science classroom
Public Health

How to attain and promote health – in individuals and communities, bodies and behavior – is not only an essential question of our time, but a wide-ranging course of study.

You Will Thrive

At Keene State, you’ll choose from academic programs across the arts, humanities, STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), professional programs, and more.

Whether you know exactly what you want to study or just have a general idea, Keene State’s new academic community structure will give you a chance to experience a cross-section of related areas to help you find your way to your major as quickly as possible.

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Scientist Alumna Offers Helping Hand

Christine McInnis ’10 is helping other KSC alumnae find their way into careers in the sciences.

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Keene State Named Safest College in NH

ADT, a major home security company in the US, recently announced 2018’s Safest College Campuses by State. Keene State claims the #1 spot in New Hampshire.

Tiny House Interior, photo by Tomas Quinones
Architecture Students’ Models on Display at Tiny House Fest

Models by Erin Conti ’18 and Bill Eisenhauer ’18 are on view at Tiny House Fest Vermont in Brattleboro.

Our Commitment to Sustainability

Keene State College is nationally recognized for our commitment to sustainability. No wonder. It’s one of our foundational values and a significant feature of our strategic plan.

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US Department of Education Green Ribbon School

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Green Colleges

The Princeton Review Guide to 375 Green Colleges

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Cool Schools

Sierra Club's list of most eco‑literate colleges

Students transform the courtyard in the Science Center into a permaculture garden.