Tara Scholder

Tara Scholder

Admissions region: New Hampshire
Seacoast-area high schools
(Coe Brown, Epping, Raymond, Sanborn, Somersworth, Spaulding and Timberlane)
International regions: Central/South America, the Carribean and the Middle East


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

(603) 862-5292


Where is your favorite place on campus?
Green space/lawns in the center of campus.

What’s your favorite thing to eat on campus?
Buffalo chicken wrap from Wildcatessen.

Favorite memory at UNH?
So many great memories, impossible to choose.

What makes UNH so special?
UNH students, staff, faculty and alumni.

What’s your favorite UNH tradition?
Throwing of the fish after UNH scores first hockey goal.

Where did you grow up?
Moved around – MN, MA, TX, Germany, AL

What college did you attend/degree earned?
B.A. Psychology, Bard College, and MBA, Boston University

two female cats – Sabine (tuxedo), Simka (Maine coon)

Do you have any hidden talents?
I make a pretty mean pizza from scratch.

Any fun facts about yourself?
Started camping two years ago, and on our way to camping in all 12 Maine state parks.

What’s the coolest thing you’ve ever done in your life?
Craziest thing – hiking the Lisengrat in Switzerland.