Photo: Mike Ross UNH Photo Services

Photo: Mike Ross UNH Photographic Services

Office of First Year Programs

First Year Programs provides orientation programs for new students and their families, intended to introduce them to the university, its expectations and its resources.


June 2014 First Year Students/Parents Orientation

June 2-3, 5-6, 9-10, 12, 16-17, 19

Students from any of UNH's college divisions may attend any sessions,
except Thompson School students, who may only attend June 5-6, 12, or 19 

June 2014 Transfer Orientation

Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics  May 28-29

Thompson School of Applied Sciences  June 5

College of Health and Human Services  June 25

College of Engineering and Physical Sciences  June 25

College of Liberal Arts  June 25

College of Life Sciences and Agriculture   June 25


Fall 2014 Pre-Orientation Programs

Connect Program  August 24 - 29

Connect STEM  August 17 - 29

Paws  August 25-30

Proves  August 24 - 29

Wildcat Days Orientation  August 30 - September 1

Commuter/Transfer Survival day  TBA

Veterans Welcome  TBA

First Day of Classes  September 2

Family Weekend  October 25- 26


January 2015 First Year & Transfer Students tba


Check list for new spring semester students


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