Blog Posts in: Why UNH?

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Research Opportunities for Undergrads at UNH

Monday, September 11, 2023
Do you want to attend a school where you can get involved in research projects right away as an undergraduate? Do you want to take on projects that mean you'll journey on a boat on the Atlantic Ocean, perform dance before a crowd or identify artifacts in Greece? UNH is the place where undergraduates of all majors find it easy and exciting to work on research projects, starting in their first year.  Read More
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What is the UNH Hamel Honors and Scholars College and Why Should you Apply?

Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Today, we’re talking about UNH’s Hamel Honors and Scholars College, welcoming its inaugural class in Fall 2024. This Q & A will tell you everything you need to know about the new Honors College and why it’s worth it to be a UNH honors student.  Read More
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Sustainability at UNH: What Does it Mean?

Monday, January 9, 2023
What does sustainability mean? What is a sustainable university? Let’s talk about what sustainability means at UNH and what makes UNH one of the most sustainable campuses in the country. Read More
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What Does it Mean to be Limitless at UNH?

Monday, December 12, 2022
What does it mean to be limitless at UNH? In today's blog we'll hear from students about what makes UNH limitless for them, from academic opportunities in the field, to a community that makes them feel the most supported they've ever felt, to the ability to make a change in their own corner of the world. Read More
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What is the Granite Guarantee?

Wednesday, December 7, 2022
If you’re a Pell-eligible New Hampshire student wondering how to afford college, you should check out the Granite Guarantee, UNH’s signature financial assistance program. The Granite Guarantee covers the difference between state, federal and institutional grants and the cost of in-state tuition. Read More
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Why Should you get an Internship?

Monday, November 14, 2022
Real-world opportunities such as internships and experiential learning are an integral part of the UNH education. The majority of UNH students work internships over their four years and there are so many reasons why. Read More
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What is a Best Value Public University?

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
U.S. News & World Report recently named UNH  the #1 best value public university in New England and a top-10 best value public university in the U.S. Being a best value public university means that UNH offers its students access to life-changing scholarships, world-class research opportunities and internships that lead to strong resumes. Read More
UNH students conducting research

What Does it Mean to be a Research University?

Friday, September 2, 2022
Every day at UNH, our faculty and students are working on problems that matter, like building instruments for NASA, or understanding the impact of Pre-K programs on equity in education. That's because UNH is an R1 research university. But, what exactly does R1 mean? And, how can you get involved in research as a UNH student? Read on to find out. Read More