Application Deadlines

Applying for Fall 2016 Semester:

Early Action - November 15

 Early Action offers students with a strong interest in UNH the opportunity to receive a admission decision earlier in the process, by the end of January. Students admitted during Early Action have until May 1 to enroll at the University of New Hampshire. Early action applicants must take the SAT or ACT by no later than the December test date.

Applicants who apply for need-based financial aid and are offered admission in January will not be notified of any aid awards until March.

Early Action decision outcomes include: admission to UNH; deferral of the final decision until after another review in the Regular Decision process; or denial of admission.


Regular Decision - February 1

 Applicants who apply under this option will receive an admission decision from us by early April and must have taken the SAT and/or ACT no later than the January test date.

Regular Decision outcomes include: admission to UNH (students must accept or refuse our offer by May 1); denial of admission; assignment to a waitlist, which will include candidates to whom additional offers of admission may be extended if space permits.


Applying for Spring Semester 2016:

Regular Decision - October 15