University of New Hampshire

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General Information

The University of New Hampshire combines the living and learning environment of a New England liberal arts college with the breadth, spirit of discovery, and civic commitment of a land-grant research institution.

UNH spans all fields of study and unites them through interdisciplinary programs, labs, research centers, libraries, internships, and fieldwork. Warmly supported and encouraged by their faculty mentors, students participate directly in assisting in the University’s historic mission of enriching society through the creation and application of new knowledge.

The University of New Hampshire is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Admission Office

Grant House

4 Garrison Avenue

Durham, NH 03824

(603) 862-1360

Fax: (603) 862-0077

Contact: Robert McGann

Director of Admissions
Main Address

Thompson Hall, 105 Main Street

Durham, NH 03824

(603) 862-1234

Total undergrads: 12,218

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 2,692

Degree-seeking undergrads: 11,845

Graduate enrollment: 2,746


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Out-of-state application fee: $65

Online application fee: $50
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 65%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 89%

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business B
Agronomy/Crop Science B
Animal Sciences A,B
Dairy Husbandry/Production B
Dairy Science A,B
Equestrian/Equine Studies A,B
Food Science B
Greenhouse Management A
Horticultural Services A
Horticulture Science A,B
Horticulture, Ornamental A
Landscaping A
Plant Sciences B
Plant/Nursery Operations A

Architecture & Related Programs

City/Community/Regional Planning B
Landscape Architecture A

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

European Studies B
French Studies B
Western European Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music Theory/Composition B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Bacteriology B
Biochemistry B
Biology B
Microbiology B
Plant Molecular Biology B
Plant Physiology B
Zoology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management A,B
Entrepreneurial Studies B
Finance/Banking B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Hotel/Motel Management B
Restaurant/Food Services Management A
Travel/Tourism Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,B

Construction Trades

Construction Site Management A


Art Teacher Education B
English Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Science Teacher Education B


Chemical Engineering B
Civil Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering – General B
Environmental Engineering B
Materials Engineering B
Materials Science B
Mechanical Engineering B
Ocean Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Civil Engineering/Technology A
Construction/Building Technologies A
Drafting and Design Technology A
Surveying Technology A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
English Literature (British) B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Development B
Family/Community Services A,B
Foods/Nutrition Studies B
Human Development/Family Studies B
Human Nutrition B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
French B
German B
Greek, Ancient B
Greek, Modern B
Latin B
Linguistics B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Clinical Nutrition B
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology B
Communication Disorders B
Dietetic Technician A
Health System Administration B
Medical Dietetics B
Nursing (RN) B
Public Health B
Recreational Therapy B
Speech-Language Pathology B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Humanities B


Applied Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Global Studies B
Natural Sciences B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B
Forest Management A
Forest Resources Production A
Forest Technology A
Forestry – General B
Natural Resource Economics B
Natural Resources & Conservation – General B
Wildlife/Wilderness Management B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A
Food Service A
Restaurant/Catering Management A,B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy A
Social Work B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Criminology B
Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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