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York Beach in Maine

The Best Things To Do Near Our UNH Durham Campus

To see the local seacoast, the key is to drive on U.S. Route 1, either north to Maine or south towards Hampton Beach. I’m going to share with you my favorite spots I’ve discovered as I’ve explored over the last three years.

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Take Our College Housing Quiz

This quiz will help you start thinking about which residence hall at UNH best suits you. UNH has options for everyone, from living communities themed around shared interests to first-year-only residence halls.

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UNH students at graduation

UNH Announces 2024 Commencement Speakers

The University of New Hampshire announced the speakers for its commencement ceremonies this May. “We look forward to having these successful individuals share their wisdom on the transition from college into the wider world and the value of a UNH experience,” UNH President James W. Dean, Jr. said. 

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Unique stories. World-changing goals. This video series shines the spotlight on our students because they inspire us – and we think they’ll inspire you too.

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