How it works

Gateway U creates a pathway for your education journey.
Southern New Hampshire University provides the degree.  
Together, we're a college program designed for you.

How to get started

Step 1:

Submit your enrollment interest form to get connected with a Gateway U coach. Your coach will help you explore if Gateway U is right for you, and which degree program is the best fit.

Step 2:

We’ll send you a link to our exclusive SNHU degree program application (this is not the application you find at It takes about 20 minutes to complete.

Step 3:
Financial aid

Once your application is submitted, your Gateway U coach will walk you through the financial aid process or setting up a payment plan, as well as any paperwork requested by the college.

Step 4:
Earn credits

Begin completing projects towards your degree, working online on your schedule with support from your Gateway U coach. There’s no commitment for the first 2-4 weeks.