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Welcome to UNH

University life is about more than taking classes and exams. It’s about feeding the fires of your curiosity. It’s about learning to think critically and doing something meaningful with your skills and knowledge. UNH is a powerful institution where you will encounter engaged faculty and staff who will prepare you incredibly well for taking advantage of life’s opportunities.

1866

Founded

12,000

Undergraduate Students

2,500

Graduate Students

200+

Degree Programs

Three Beautiful Campuses

A Classic College Town in a Seacoast Setting

Durham is a classic New England town: one that feels friendly and laid back and whose unmatched geographical diversity sets us apart.

Where in the world is Durham?

  • 20 minutes from Portsmouth, NH and the Seacoast
  • 40 minutes from Manchester, NH
  • 45 minutes from Concord, NH
  • 1 hour from Portland, ME
  • 1 hour from Boston, MA
  • 1 hour from the White Mountains
  • 1 hour from Lake Winnipesaukee
  • 1 hour from Gunstock Mountain Ski Resort

Your Education is More than a Matter of Degree