Start and Apply

While planning for study abroad is exciting, it can also seem overwhelming. It doesn’t have to be. Create an account, build your profile, and get matched to programs in UNH-Via, your portal to study abroad. The earlier you get started the better! Note: we recommend you use Google Chrome for UNH-Via.

Create UNH-Via Profile


For UNH Approved & Exchange Programs

  1. Follow the step-by-step checklist that matches the term you want to go abroad: Summer and Fall Study Abroad Checklist or J-Term and Spring Study Abroad Checklist.
  2. Attend a mandatory Study Abroad Information Session.
  3. Talk to your Academic Advisor about staying on track for graduation and fulfilling academic requirements abroad.
  4. Meet with an Education Abroad Advisor to talk about your goals and options.
  5. Choose and apply to a UNH Approved or Exchange program.
  6. Complete your Application by the following deadlines:
  • September 25 (for Jterm and Spring study abroad)
  • March 5 (for Summer and Fall study abroad)

UNH Approved Program Applications

  • Login to your UNH-Via account
  • Click on your final program choice and hit “Start my Application”. You will see instructions for a two-step process: the provider application and the internal (UNH) application (starting with the eligibility process). Follow the instructions carefully.  Use these Step-by-Step Instructions if you need more detail.
  • Check your email for messages from Via-No Reply. If you do not see them, check your Clutter folder and drag them to your inbox.

UNH Exchange Program Applications

  • Login to your UNH-Via account
  • Click on your final choice Exchange program and hit APPLY. Read carefully and complete application.
  • Check your email for messages from Via-No Reply. If you do not see them, check your Clutter folder and drag them to your inbox.


For UNH Managed Programs

Contact the coordinator of that program directly and attend one of their information sessions. UNH Managed Program contact information can be found in the programs description on the Global Education Center Program Search Database or in UNH-Via.


For UNH International Experience: Intern, Volunteer, Research Abroad

We understand that gaining international experience is key to professional success.  Go beyond Study Abroad to intern, volunteer or conduct research overseas.