12,967
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,953
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
76
15275/19966
Acceptance Rate
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Setting
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Overview

University of New Hampshire is a University institution located in Durham, NH, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 3 Garrison Avenue
Durham, NH  03824
United States
Contact Admissions Office
Email: admissions@unh.edu
Phone: 603-862-1360
Fax: 603-862-0077

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Agricultural Business And Management Checkmark
Agroecology And Sustainable Agriculture Checkmark
Animal Sciences Checkmark Checkmark
Applied Horticulture/horticulture Operations Checkmark
Dairy Science Checkmark
Horse Husbandry/equine Science And Management Checkmark
Horticultural Science Checkmark
Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
City/urban, Community And Regional Planning Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
French Studies Checkmark
Women's Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Biomedical Sciences Checkmark
Botany/plant Biology Checkmark
Ecology, Evolution, Systematics And Population Biology Related Checkmark
Genetics Checkmark
Neuroscience Checkmark
Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Hospitality Administration Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences Checkmark
Information Technology Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Education (specific Subject Areas) Related Checkmark
Mathematics Teacher Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Chemical Engineering Checkmark
Civil Engineering Checkmark
Computer Engineering Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Physics/applied Physics Checkmark
Engineering Related Checkmark
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
Ocean Engineering Checkmark
Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
Civil Engineering Technology Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Human Development And Family Studies Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Ancient/classical Greek Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
French Checkmark
German Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
Latin Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Russian Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Athletic Training Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Communication Disorders Sciences And Services Related Checkmark
Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Occupational Therapy Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
Veterinary/animal Health Technology Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Humanities Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Applied Mathematics Checkmark
Mathematics Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Related Checkmark
Statistics Related Checkmark
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Nutrition Sciences Checkmark
Sustainability Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
Forest Technology Checkmark
Forestry Checkmark
Natural Resource Economics Checkmark
Natural Resources/conservation Checkmark
Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Parks, Recreation And Leisure Facilities Management Checkmark
Personal And Culinary Services Associate Bachelors
Culinary Arts Related Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Hydrology And Water Resources Science Checkmark
Physics Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Community Organization And Advocacy Checkmark
Social Work Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Homeland Security Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Criminology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Geography Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark
Music Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

19,966
Applied
15,275
Accepted
12,967
Enrolled
77%
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Female Admissions

11,371
Females Applied
9,142
Females Accepted
80%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

8,595
Males Applied
6,133
Males Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.47
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
One recommendation
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3
Other requirements: Common Application, audition for some majors in music and theater, portfolio for art studio majors

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st December 1st
Other early decision plan November 15th December 1st Yes
Transfer April 1st April 15th Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 589 550 630
SAT Math 582 530 630
ACT Composite 25 23 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

15,140
In-state
30,520
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,359
Full-time student fees
11,588
Room & board
7,220
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

23,953
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,020
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
30,539
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,295
Avg. Loan Aid
6,651
Avg. Grant Aid
6,124
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
16%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

12,967
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
53%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.46%
Black or African American 1.15%
White or Caucasian 82.32%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.16%
Asian 2.54%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.02%
Two or more races 1.85%
Other 4.74%

Gender

Male (45.27%)
Female (54.73%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 54%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
University Day Student Activities Fair, Jukebox and May Day Carnival

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities Checkmark
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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activity Board, The Outing Club, Resident Hall Association, Alpha Phi Omega and Memorial Union Student Organization

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
lighted pathways and sidewalks

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery No Checkmark No
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No Checkmark No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark Division 1B Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark No
Gymnastics No No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Riflery No Checkmark No
Rock Climbing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) No Division 1 Checkmark
Skiing (downhill) No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
Wrestling No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery No Checkmark No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No Checkmark No
Field Hockey No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Gymnastics No Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Riflery No Checkmark No
Rock Climbing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) No Division 1 Checkmark
Skiing (downhill) No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Checkmark No
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark No
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Wrestling No Checkmark No

Faculty

1,059
Total Faculty
18:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 654
Part-time - 405
Male - 509
Female - 550