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Why Choose UNH?

1. Tier 1 National research university
  • Top 105 National University 2018, according to U.S. News & World Report
  • Ranked Top 50 in U.S. News & World Report’s top public universities in 2018
  • Best Undergraduate Business and Engineering Programs nationally (U.S. News & World Report)
  • A land, sea and space grant institution – collaborate with faculty and government agencies for research in ground breaking areas of study
  • One of only 3 universities in the northeast (including Harvard and MIT) of the U.S. to collaborate with NASA.
2. Live and study on a classic all-American campus
  • UNH is located in the charming New England town of Durham, one hour north of Boston, in a quintessential American university community
  • Scenic mountainous ranges give New Hampshire its nickname, the ‘Switzerland of America’
  • Within easy access of the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean
  • New Hampshire is a tax-free state, consistently ranked among the safest states in the USA.
  • UNH has been named the safest college in the country by Alarms.org, the website of the National Council for Home Safety and Security – 2017.
3. Learn from the best and study with the brightest
  • UNH boasts around 2,000 classes in over 100 majors, delivered by internationally recognized top notch professors
  • Wide range of internships and student exchange programs
  • Smaller class sizes: 44% of classes comprise of fewer than 20 students.
4. High employment prospects
  • Highly sought after graduates by employers all over the USA
  • Opportunity to gain valuable work experience while you finish your degree
  • Hands-on lab work performed by students allows them to put into practice the theory they are learning in the classroom
  • Fortune 500 companies make regular recruiting trips to UNH.
5. Vibrant social life
  • Take part in sports at either the competitive or recreational level
  • Join one of the over 250 social clubs on campus which are dedicated to a diverse set of hobbies and interests.