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  • A visit with reptiles is just one of the educational and interactive programs at Camp Wildcat. (Photo by Jonah Fernald)

  • Boys Basketball is just one of many summer camps offered by UNH Athletics.

  • EPIC campers learn programming and computing skills.

  • Writers Academy students bring poetry to life on a beautiful day on campus. (Photo by Lan Pham)

  • SDI - Summer Dance Intensive rehearses for high-energy final performance showcasing a variety of dance types.

  • Barry Conservation 4-H Camp No. Country Adventure Week includes shooting sports, firearms handling and gun care.



  • High school students learn about various aspects of the hospitality field in the Hospitality Management Summer Program.

  • Off to Emerald City! STARS Musical Theatre Camps produced the Wizard of Oz in 2014. (Photo by Jeremy Gasowski)

  • Flying Stars Aerial Camp is a unique and popular offering from the UNH Theatre & Dance Department.

  • Project SMART students exhibit their research posters to the UNH Community on the program's last day.

  • KEEPERS campers learn about pH levels on Chemistry Day.

  • Artists at work - and having fun at just one of many camps offered by the Museum of Art.

  • Just a few of the works created in ceramics from Art Camp.

  • Middle school students gain skills and knowledge in cooking, preparation, and using ingredients while creating menus from around the world at Culinary Camp. 

  • Robotics and programming are just two projects students learn about at Tech Camp.

  • Students in the program practice calligraphy

    Students in the program practice calligraphy. Grades 5 to 11 learned about China and how to speak the language in the STARTALK program.

  • SYMS students

    Students as young as 9 and as old as 18 participate in SYMS. (Photo by Lisa Nugent, UNH Photographic Services)

  • Lacrosse players

    Hundreds of campers improved their skills in nearly 20 different athletic programs. Learn more. (Photo by 

  • students writing outside

    The UNH Writers Academy is a place for middle and high school students to spend a week in the summer writing freely and sharing their experiences with other students.


    The UNH Manchester Educational Excellence for English Language Learners (EXCELL) is an intensive course that helps students who are speakers of other languages improve their academic English

  • Engineeristas!

    Engineeristas! Girls and Engineering – Future engineers explore environmental, oceanographic and marine, and mechanical and materials engineering as well as computer science.

  • Camp Wildcat campers on bridge

    Camp Wildcat is a seven-week summer day camp program offered through UNH Campus Recreation for grades 1 to 7.

  • 4-H Barry Conservation Camp

    4-H Barry Conservation Camp is a great program for kids who love the outdoors, enjoy hands-on learning in environmental and conservation programs, and can benefit from participating in a smal


UNH has completed its summer youth programs for 2014. Thank you to the students and families that participated, and to the UNH faculty/staff and all program staff who provided such wonderful learning opportunities for youth. We hope the experience was educational and memorable.

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We are already looking forward to Summer, 2015!


In the News

Congratulations to Lynn, a senior at Belchertown (MA) HS! Lynn was awarded a $20,000 a year (for 4 years) scholarship to the UNH music program from SYMS (Summer Youth Music School).

Lynn earned the scholarship through an audition process at SYMS, plays the saxophone and alto sax, played in the top concert band and jazz band and soloed at the Honors Recital at SYMS.

She received the news at the final evening event of SYMS Senior Session, the Honors Student Recital on August 1.