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The Wildcat Take

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How do I know if a major’s right for me? Will I feel at home here? How will college change me? Our blog series invites current students to share what they wish they’d known when they were in your shoes. They’ve lived through your questions. Here are the experiences that helped them forge their own answers.

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How to Pick Your Major

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Maybe you’ve known what you wanted to major in college since elementary school. Maybe you thought you knew what you wanted to study, but you just took a class that opened new doors. Maybe you are just excited about being able to take lots of interesting classes your first year at college. One of the best things about UNH is that we’re a great environment for students ready to hit the ground running in their dream major – and those dreaming about academic exploration. Dance and communication double major Lily Neher ’23 explains. Read More
UNH mobile apps

5 Apps To Download This Fall

Wednesday, September 1, 2021
There’s an app to help with just about everything as you transition to college life at UNH – from figuring out what’s for lunch in the dining hall to organizing your academic deadlines. Here are the top five apps Lily Neher ’23 recommends for first-year students. Read More

A More Sustainable Move-In: Q&A with Trash 2 Treasure

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Sustainability is a way of life at UNH, from move-out to move-in. Communication major Lily Neher ’23 talked with the student organization Trash 2 Treasure about setting up your dream campus space with less waste and serious savings. Read More
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Thank You, Summer Tour Guides!

Friday, August 20, 2021
Summer’s coming to an end and fall is just around the corner, which means we have some awesome campus tour guides to thank. Meet some of the incredible students who shared their stories and points-of-view this summer as they showed future Wildcats around this campus they love. Read More
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Common Application FAQs with UNH Admissions

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
The 2021-2022 Common Application is live. You have questions. The UNH undergraduate admissions team has answers. Here’s what you need to know to put your best foot forward this fall. Read More
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(A) Room For You

Monday, August 16, 2021
With fall move-in just around the corner, our social media team put together this photo blog of the campus housing UNH students call their home away from home. Experience the vibe in some of our residence halls, see common floorplans, and, of course, get inspired by Wildcat dorm décor. You’ll be here before you know it. Start picturing your space on campus and get inspired to make it your own. Read More

5 Things to Know This Application Season

Sunday, August 15, 2021
You’ll be submitting your UNH application before you know it. Lily Neher ’23 walks you through it. Read More
Walking tour at UNH

Make Your UNH Campus Tour Your Own

Friday, July 30, 2021
In the spring of her senior year of high school, dance and communication major Lily Neher ’23 took a road trip to UNH from New York with her dad to see campus one more time. Here’s why the self-guided walking tour was the perfect fit for her family and her journey. Read More
Erin Vreeland, Favorite tour stops

Favorite Tour Stop

Monday, June 28, 2021
Planning your college visit to the University of New Hampshire this summer? One of our longtime tour guides shares her top stops. Think of it as Wildcat inspiration for your own UNH journey. Read More
Top 5 UNH Events

My Top 5 UNH Events

Monday, May 17, 2021
As part of our end-of-year “top 5” blog series, graduating tour guide Grace Morelli ’21 reflects on her top 5 favorite UNH events, from spending the day outside on our beautiful campus for UDay to dancing with her friends at one of the many big-name concerts UNH hosts each year. Read More