Forest Park

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Forest Park is our family housing complex for undergraduate and graduate students and scholars. Married students, scholars and those with dependent children are given higher priority than individuals.

Our current population hails from more than 18 different countries. Residents of Forest Park live within walking distance of all UNH academic and administrative buildings. This 97-unit complex is within walking distance of downtown businesses, banks and a supermarket.


The Lessee must meet and maintain the following family and student status to reside in Forest Park.

Family Status: legally married couples (with or without children), or single parents who have legal custody of a child are eligible to live in one or two bedroom apartments. Priority for two bedroom apartments is given to families with children. A copy of the valid marriage certificate, birth certificate(s), and/or adoption/custody papers must be presented at the time of application for housing.

Student Status: matriculated students with full academic course loads (Combined credit hours from both spouses/ partners are not considered acceptable for determining eligibility).
The minimum number of required credits are:

  • Undergraduates (only allowed with spouse or children) - 12 credits per semester
  • Graduate Students - 9 credits per semester
  • Graduate Assistant (teaching/research) - 6 credits per semester
  • Single graduate students are eligible for studio apartments and one bedroom apartments or may share a one or two bedroom apartment with another UNH graduate student. Married graduate students living here without their spouse may be able to share units (please contact our office for more details).


Forest Park Handbook, Forms and Policies

On-Line Application


July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018 Rates (effective 1 July 2017)

Room Type Full Time Undergraduate or Graduate Students Non-Students (Faculty, Staff, Post Docs, Other)
Studio $859 $899
1 Bedroom $973 $1021
2 Bedroom $1,138 $1,193

July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019 Rates (effective 1 July 2018)

Forest Park Student Rate

Monthly Rent
Apartment Studio $883
Apartment One (1) Bedroom $1,000
Apartment Two (2) Bedroom $1,170


Additional Storage
Community Center w/Full-Size Kitchen
Laundry Room
Ping-Pong Table