• Commuter and Transfer Student Welcome

    Commuter Services invites you to attend our annual Commuter & Transfer Student Welcome on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 12:30-4:00 PM in the Straffrod Room of the Memorial Union Building. For more information and to RSVP, click HERE

  • First Year June Orientation

    In June, incoming first-year students and their parents will come to Durham to register for classes and learn more about the University. Learn more about First Year June Orientation

  • Pack Your Bag!
    Pack Your Bag!

    Be sure to pack your bag for your overnight experience in one of our residence halls. Enjoy games, entertainment, and great conversation with your peers.

  • June Orientation Staff
    June Orientation Staff

    Meet our wonderful June First-Year Orientation Leader staff

Welcome to UNH!

The Office of First Year Programs provides orientation programs for new students and their families. These programs are intended to serve as introductions to the university, its expectations and its resources.



Review the New Student Checklist under "Next Steps"

January New Student Welcome- January 23, 2017!
Registration opens in December

The June First Year and Parent/Family Orientation sessions are changing, therefore, the Office of First Year Programs will post the dates for the orientation sessions soon. Thank you in advance for your patience. We can tell you that we will offer mulitple orientation session dates in June and students will have the opportunity to choose and register for their Fall semester courses.
Any additional questions or comments can be directed to the Office of First Year Programs via email at First.Year@unh.edu.

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