There are a million reasons why you should choose UNH.
Here are our top 50...
Ranked 2nd "coolest" school in the country
The Sierra Club 2018
Ranked in the top 100 list of Best Colleges for your Money
Money Magazine 2018
Top 10 in the Safest college Campuses in America
Our Division I sports superstars
Close to Boston and Portland (just an hour by car, bus or train!)
Getting recognized for hard work (challenging honors program)
Talented faculty (with the prestigious awards to prove it)
World’s leading test facility for data and networking products
Professors know your name (18:1 student-faculty ratio)
The brand-new football stadium (GO ‘CATS!)
Jersey cows at the Organic Dairy Research Farm
#7 in the “10 Best Colleges for People Who Love the Great Outdoors”
Hundreds of ways to experience the world (570 study abroad programs)
130K+ wildly successful friends (a.k.a. our alumni network)
18,000 square feet of fitness space at the brand new Hamel Rec Center
Summer island internships at our Shoals Marine Lab
The largest undergraduate research conference in the U.S.
Our top-100 law school
U.S. News & World Report
Really big ice. We’re talking Olympic-size!
Cool competitions to showcase work (and even win $$)
Swimming in the new outdoor pool
160 annual performances (a.k.a. ways to experience the arts)
20+ NASA satellites with UNH-built instruments on board
#7 ranked social work program in the U.S.
$100 million+ awarded in financial aid
Wildcats change the world (top 10 producer of Peace Corps volunteers*)
Throwing the fish (and other traditions)
Top 40 business school among U.S. public universities
Top 20% in research funding among universities nationwide
Semester in the city (internship for credits)
Highest possible sustainability ranking
Close to mountains AND beaches
Petting cute dogs (a.k.a. study buddies) during finals week
College Woods (250+ acres of awesome, on-campus nature trails)
The Dairy Bar (certified green restaurant in a vintage train station)
Durham, the most adorable college town ever
Two lovable mascots, Wild E. Cat and Gnarlz
The MUB (rhymes with hub) a.k.a. the heart of campus
‘Cat Pack (our die-hard sports fans and spirit squad)
Being part of something HUGE (annual economic impact on NH = $1.5 billion)
Best college food around (#1 in N.H., #15 nationwide)
#68 Best-value school in U.S.
U.S. News and World Report
Tons of ways to make a difference
Grads more likely to thrive in life and work
Top 50 best public university in U.S.
Money Magazine 2016
Gorgeous campus, all year long
Hardworking, motivated, kind students