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Wondering what it’s really like to be a Wildcat? Welcome to The Wildcat Take, UNH’s undergraduate admissions blog, featuring staff- and student-written blogs that take you deeper into the UNH student experience. 

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What is a UNH Campus Tour and Why Should you Sign up for one?

Monday, May 29, 2023
Are you wondering how to sign up for a tour of UNH and what the experience will be like? Read on to learn how to plan your visit and what it will include! Read More
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A Wildcat Year in Review

Monday, May 22, 2023
So much happened this year in Wildcat country, from moving in the class of 2026, to community celebrations such as Lunar New Year and UDay, to sending off the class of 2023. As we wrap up the school year, we're sharing a Wildcat year in review! Read More
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What’s Next for the UNH Class of 2023?

Monday, May 15, 2023
We’re celebrating the UNH class of 2023 by sharing the Wildcat success stories of three members of the class! We asked them five questions about their plans for after UNH. Hear what Emma, Tori and Katie have to say about how UNH got them ready for future success! Read More
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Celebrating our Newest Wildcats

Wednesday, May 10, 2023
If you are #UNHBound, big congratulations! You are now part of the highest achieving incoming class in UNH history. See how this will shape your life as a Wildcat. Read More
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15 Things to put on your UNH Bucket List

Monday, May 1, 2023
There is so much to look forward to when it comes to your first year on campus! Check out our New Wildcat Bucket List, with plenty of things to do, including eating your first sundae shot at the Dairy Bar, attending your first hockey game at the Whittemore Center and patting the 'Cat for good luck for the best four years. Read More
Kristen Kelly

Top 5 Takeovers by UNH Students

Monday, April 24, 2023
What is a day in the life of a UNH student like? Watch as UNH students take you through a day in the life, from a Women in Business meeting, to room tours, to eating with friends at HoCo. Read More
Tom Oliver UNH student

Reasons to Stay in NH for College

Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Are you wondering whether you should stay in state for college? What are the benefits of staying in New Hampshire for the next four years for your college education? Read on to hear some of our NH students’ perspectives on why staying in state to attend UNH was the right choice for them. Read More
Emma Tobbe

Emma's UNH Day in the Life

Monday, April 10, 2023
What is a day in the life of a UNH student like? Meet Emma Tobbe ‘23, a bioengineering major. From her senior capstone Bioengineering Design course, to stir fry in Philly Dining Hall, to cardio kickboxing at Hamel Rec, follow along on Emma's day. Read More
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Admitted Students Guide: UNH Libraries

Wednesday, April 5, 2023
How many libraries does UNH have and what should you know about them as an admitted student? Thiri San '23 breaks down everything you need to know about UNH's libraries, focusing on UNH's main library, Dimond Library.  Read More
UNH students backpacking

Why UNH? Franny's Reason: This Middle-of-Everywhere Location

Monday, March 27, 2023
Franny, a marine, estuarine and freshwater biology major, chose UNH because of its middle-of-everywhere location. She's researched and learned in locations such as a boat in the Great Bay Estuary and Odiorne Point State Park in Rye, NH. In her free time, UNH has proximity to plenty of adventures, from surfing, to skiing, to exploring the city of Boston. Read More