Counselor John Larsen

John Larsen

Admissions region: New Hampshire
(Bishop Guertin, Hollis Brookline, Londonderry, Merrimack, Nashua, Pelham, Pinkerton and Salem)


Hi! I’m your admissions counselor, John. Here’s a little bit about myself, as well as my contact information. I look forward to working with you!

(603) 862-5278


Where is your favorite place on campus?
Holloway Commons

What’s your favorite thing to eat on campus?
Graham Central Station ice cream from the Dairy Bar.

Favorite memory at UNH?
Hamel Scholars Awards Night.

What makes UNH so special?
It’s the friendliest campus I have ever had the privilege to work at or visit.

What’s your favorite UNH tradition?
The Undergraduate Research Conference

Where did you grow up?
South Dakota, Missouri, New Hampshire (in that order).

What college did you attend/degree earned?
B.S. in Electronic Media; M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration

Do you have any hidden talents?
Sarcasm, but I don’t hide it well.

Any fun facts about yourself?
Cancer survivor; 25 years in 2017.

What’s the coolest thing you’ve ever done in your life?
I can only pick one? Cross country road trip – 23 states in 21 days. Best way to see the USA is from the ground.