The Wildcat Take - Admissions Blog


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.

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
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Top 5 Tips for New Transfer Students

Thursday, May 13, 2021
As transfer student and tour guide all-star Erin Vreeland wraps up another year at her “home away from home,” she shares her top five tips for new transfer students and those thinking about making the leap to UNH. Read More
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My Top 5 UNH Moments

Monday, May 3, 2021
Rising senior Virginia Mercier ‘22 shares her top five UNH memories. From the small to the epic, from her first friendships to her last goals, these are the moments that shaped her college journey – and the person she’s grown into today. We’re celebrating the end of the year (and some of our graduating tour guides) with a special top five series from our student ambassadors. Stay tuned for more posts! Read More
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Advice for Admitted Students

Monday, April 26, 2021
You’re admitted. What’s next? UNH undergraduate admissions tour guide Avery Laberge ’21 walks you through the exciting steps ahead. Read More
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Why you should download the UNH mobile app

Monday, April 12, 2021
Undergraduate admissions tour guide Laura Clancy ’21 explains how the UNH mobile app is like an insider’s guide to life as a Wildcat. From bus routes to dining hall menus, the app provides everything you need to picture yourself at UNH – and eventually call it home. Read More
Thompson Hall view

Why You Should Commit to UNH

Monday, April 5, 2021
As high school seniors make big college decisions ahead of the May 1 enrollment deadline, one of our undergraduate admissions tour guides, Avery Laberge ’22, shares her top five reasons to say yes to UNH – ok, make it six.   Read More
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Becoming a Teacher

Monday, March 29, 2021
Every step of Grace Morelli’s UNH education has brought her closer to her dream career: teaching elementary mathematics. Now a senior, she’s taking courses for her accelerated master’s and preparing for her fifth-year internship placement in a local school. Read More
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The Hamel Scholar Program

Monday, March 22, 2021
Interested in the honors program or prestigious Hamel Scholarship? Senior communication sciences and disorders major Madison Smith shares how both programs helped to shape (and inspire) her UNH journey.   Read More
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Granite Guarantee

Monday, March 15, 2021
The Granite Guarantee is a financial aid program that makes college possible for qualified New Hampshire students by covering the cost of tuition for up to four years. Read More