Why Live On-Campus?

Students in Hall Lounge Room

10. Community, Connections, Convenience

10. Community, Connections, Convenience

Living on-campus is an unparalleled experience. When you choose to live on-campus you have easy access to everything happening at UNH: club meetings, social programs, events, easily hanging out with friends and more! Also, you are so close to classes, you can sleep longer and save on gas. 

Housekeeping staff

9. Amenities

9. Amenities

There are many reasons to stay on campus from not having to think about electricity, gas or water bills to having fully furnished spaces right next to other students like you! We include 24/7 security and safety, 24/7 maintenance support, WIFI throughout, XFinity Streaming TV services, key loan services, laundry rooms, and full-time and student staff ready to help.

Students at the Dining Hall

8. Dining Options

8. Dining Options

There are three dining halls on campus: Stillings, HoCo and Philbrook, all conveniently located near the halls and the center of campus. UNH also has six retail locations across campus where you can do meal exchanges or use your dining dollars as well as a food court: Union Court.  

Can Jam at Halls

7. Communities and Themed Halls

7. Communities and Themed Halls

Join our residence hall's and apartments' learning communities and themed halls. Joining these communities can help you interact with all kinds of students. Join the eGaming community, the Honors hall, the international connection communities, the clubhouse and more!

Students at ATW Common Room

6. Social Programs and Activities

6. Social Programs and Activities

Residence Halls and On-Campus Apartments are not just a place to live, they are an experience! Join the multiple social programs hosted by staff every week. You will be able to enjoy the different games, free food and items, workshops and resources they have to offer. 

Students at UDay

5. Getting Involved

5. Getting Involved

There are lots of opportunities to get involved at a residence hall or apartment! Become a member of Hall Council or Community Council. Join the Campus Living Association or the Student Senate by representing your hall. Work for us as a Resident Assistant, Community Assistant or Assistant Hall Director. Or you can even create a Intramural team that represents your community. 

Students Walking Across Campus

4. Friendships and Connections

4. Friendships and Connections

While living on-campus you will gain greater chances to make connections, network and spend time with friends. In the halls you get the opportunity to create a support network from your peers as well as the student staff that is eager to get to know you!

Student Studying in Hall Room

3. Academic Success 

3. Academic Success 

Housing & Residential Life understands you are a student first! We provide numerous spaces in our residence halls and on-campus apartments for you to study in a group or by yourself. We also provide quiet hours to help you study at night or during finals.  

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2. Support System

2. Support System

When you live on-campus, forming a support system comes with ease. Your friends live near you and our friendly hall staff is happy to check with you when necessary. You will also live near all the resources UNH has to offer like PACSSHARPP, Student Accessibility ServicesHealth & Wellness and more

Fire Pit Students

1. Life Happens On-Campus

1. Life Happens On-Campus

Here is where you experience the true college life. Don't miss out! Find out all we have to offer