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Why Choose UNH

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Your future starts here.

Award-winning faculty. Cutting-edge research. Inclusive community. Exceptional facilities. And a main campus where you’ll find yourself within reach of everything from the mountains to the ocean to the major metropolitan hub of Boston. Get to know UNH: New Hampshire’s flagship public research university.

We've developed a clear process to guide you through the next steps to your future. To get started, select your application type below.

First-Year Students
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International Students
Veterans & Non-Traditional Students
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Important Dates & Reminders

Nov. 15 - Early Action Deadline - Students with a strong interest in UNH will receive an admission decision earlier in the process.

Feb. 1 - Regular Decision Deadline - Applicants who apply under this option will receive an admission decision soon after their application becomes complete. 

May 1 - Enrollment Deadline - First year students should submit their enrollment deposits to officially become a Wildcat. 

Are You a New Hampshire Resident?
The Granite Guarantee provides free tuition for qualified first-year and transfer students.

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Explore what's possible.
Explore what's possible.

Visit Boston, climb a 4000-footer, swim in the ocean, and experience one of the top public universities in the nation, all in a day. Explore what’s possible at the University of New Hampshire, located in the middle of everywhere.

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Plan your visit to campus.

Campus Visit Options
Maps & Directions

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Take our virtual tour.
Take our virtual tour.
Explore our breathtaking campus — one of the safest and greenest in the country — and see why great students like you belong here.

Campus Experience

Discover life as a Wildcat.

At UNH, we're not all alike. And we like it that way. Whether you're in your residence hall or in the classroom, on the athletic field or taking to the stage, you can be yourself and find your place here.

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  • Voices of Wildcats

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    Dreams Fulfilled

    We come from different backgrounds, cities and countries and arrive at UNH with unique perspectives, talents and goals. This video series showcases our Wildcat journeys. Here's where yours begins.

    Hear Our Stories

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Invest in you.

At UNH, we strive to make our world-class education accessible to as many students as possible. With a wide variety of scholarships and unique programs like the Granite Guarantee for New Hampshire residents, your future is within reach at UNH.

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Is UNH for you?

There are millions of reasons to choose the University of New Hampshire. From our 100+ undergraduate majors across 5 college divisions, to our 275+ student-run organizations, to our award-winning dining and so much more. See for yourself why you belong here.

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