Common UNH Acronyms and Terms
The following list includes the most common acronyms and terms used at UNH for offices, departments, positions, and miscellaneous items. Please visit the UNH Directories page for other listings available on our campus.
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|EOS||Institute for the study of Earth, Oceans, and Space|
|EXEMPT||Includes most PATs, Faculty, Academic Administrators, Extension Educators, and Principal Administrators. Exempt faculty and staff are normally paid on a daily or annual basis.|
|IA||International Affairs (dual major)|
|IDC||Instructional Development Center|
|IDL||Iddles Auditorium/Parsons Hall|
|INS||Immigration and Naturalization Services|
|IoD||Institute On Disability|
|IPSSR||Institute for Policy & Social Science Research (no longer in existence)|
|IRB||Institutional Review Board|
|IROP||International Research Opportunity Program|
|IT||Information Technology (formerly Computing and Information Services)|
|ITAL||Italian Studies Program|
|NON-EXEMPT||Includes all Operating Staff positions, and most non-status positions. Staff in this category are paid based upon an hourly rate in compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act non-exempt provisions.|