Advising Handbook - CHHS

This is for Faculty/Staff use only. Check with department for official information.

College of Health and Human Services

Michael Ferrara, Dean, mike.ferrara@unh.edu, 2-1178

Neil Vroman, Associate Dean, neil.vorman@unh.edu,  2-1177

Pamela Thomas, Academic Counselor, pamela.thomas@unh.edu, 2-1177

217 Hewitt Hall

 MajorAdvising ContactDeclaration/Application Rule

Athletic Training

Prof. Dan Sedory
drs@unh.edu
NH Hall 113
2-1831

  • Overall GPA of 2.00 or higher
  • Complete BMS 507-508 with "C" or better
  • Complete KIN 506/507 with "C" or better (pre or co-requisite of BMS 507)
  • Shadow/observation experience as part of KIN 506/507
  • Interview with department coordinator
  • Two letters of reference
  • Essay

Deadline: April 15

How to Apply: https://chhs.unh.edu/kin_at/earning-full-time-status

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Prof. Penny Webster
pew@unh.edu
Hewitt Hall 155
2-2125

  • Overall GPA of 3.50 or higher recommended
  • Copy of transcript
  • Application (available in Hewitt Hall 181)

Deadline: October 1 or March 1

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/csd/undergraduate-transfer-students

Health Management & Policy

Prof. Rosemary Caron rosemary.caron@unh.edu   
Hewitt Hall 319
2-3653

  • Overall GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Application (available in Hewitt Hall 319)
  • Students must make appointment with the department coordinator

Deadline: Applications must be submitted to the department main office before the end of the semester

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/hmp/undergraduate-program-4

Human Development & Family Studies

Melissa Leavey
melissa.leavy@unh.edu
Pettee Hall 218
2-2146

  • Overall GPA of 2.6 or higher for Child Development specialization; overall GPA of 2.2 or higher for all other specializations
  • Students should speak with department coordinator to discuss the different specializations

Deadline: October 1 or March 1

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/hdfs/how-apply-human-development-and-family-studies-programs

Kinesiology: Exercise Science

Prof. Timothy Quinn
tjq@unh.edu
NH Hall 119
2-1830

  • Overall GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Science course GPA of 3.00 or higher
  • Complete BMS 507-508 and KIN 620 with a "B-" or better
  • Interview with option coordinator
  • Letter of interest

Deadline: Decisions are made at the completion of the Fall and Summer I terms

How to Apply: https://chhs.unh.edu/kin_es/student-transfers

Kinesiology: Outdoor Education

Prof. Laurie Gullion
lgullion@unh.edu
NH Hall G19
2-1617

  • Interview with the option coordinator
  • Application (available on website or in New Hampshire Hall 109)
  • Four essay questions
  • Copy of transcript

Deadline: October 1, February 1 or June 1

How to Apply: https://chhs.unh.edu/kin_oe/admission-outdoor-education-major

Kinesiology: Physical Education

Michelle Grenier
michelle.grenier@unh.edu
NH Hall 213
2-1835

  • Overall GPA of 2.67 or higher
  • Application (available from department)
  • Essay
  • Interview with option coordinator

Deadline: Contact department for details

How to Apply: https://chhs.unh.edu/kin_pe/applying-university-0

Kinesiology: Sport Studies

Karen Collins
karen.collins@unh.edu
NH Hall 217
2-0361

  • Overall GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Complete KIN 580 and KIN 565 with "B-" or better
  • Complete CS 401, PSYC 401 and stats with "C" or better
  • Interview with option coordinator
  • Resume
  • Copy of transcript
  • Personal plan
  • Application (available on website or in New Hampshire Hall 107)

Deadline: December 1 or May 1

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/kin_ss/admission-sport-studies-0

Nursing

Department Office
nursing.department@unh.edu
Hewitt Hall
2-2260

  • Overall GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Complete or be enrolled in ENGL 401, PSYC 401, BMS 507 and BMS 508 with "C" or better
  • Note - students are admitted for fall semester at the nursing sophomore level only

Deadline: March 1 or June 1

How to Apply: https://chhs.unh.edu/nursing/applying-unh-0 

Occupational Therapy

Kerryellen Vroman
kerryellen.vroman@unh.edu
Hewitt Hall 121
2-4932

  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Complete or be enrolled in PSYC 401, BMS 507, BMS 508, OT 510 and OT 500
  • Essay
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Copy of transcript
  • Plan for completing coursework and Discovery requirements

Students should obtain an information packet from the Occupational Therapy Department office for detailed information about the program and application process.  Students are strongly encouraged to make an appointment with the department’s internal transfer advisor.

Deadline: March 1 of sophomore year

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/ot/how-apply

Recreation Management & Policy: Program Administration

Bob Barcelona
Bob.Barcelona@unh.edu        
Hewitt  191                               2-5345

  • Overall GPA of 2.50 or higher
  • Interview with option coordinator
  • Application (available on website or in Hewitt Hall 108)

Deadline: First Friday in November or second Friday in April

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/rmp/how-apply-rmp

Recreation Management & Policy: Therapeutic Recreation

Prof. Allison Wilder
allison.wilder
Hewitt Hall 195
2-0670

  • Overall GPA of 2.50 or higher
  • Interview with option coordinator
  • Application (available on website or in Hewitt Hall 108)

Deadline: First Friday in November or second Friday in April

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/rmp/how-apply-rmp

Social Work

Prof. Martha Byam
martha.byam@unh.edu
Pettee Hall 231
2-1077

  • Application (available on website)
  • Meeting with department coordinator (after completing application)
  • Copy of transcript
  • "C" or better in all completed major coursework

Deadline: Contact department for details

How to Apply: http://chhs.unh.edu/sw/how-apply

Undeclared

Pamela Thomas
pamela.thomas@unh.edu
Hewitt Hall 217
2-1177

No internal transfer option. Students should speak with their advisor for other options.