explore the endless possibilities at unh


Visit Boston, climb a 4000-footer, swim in the ocean and experience one of the top public universities in the nation, all in a day. Explore the endless possibilities at UNH, located in the middle of everywhere.




White Mountains

The UNH campus is one hour away from the breathtaking White Mountains. Climb up and/or ski down the tallest, Mt. Washington, or one of the 48 4,000-footers in New Hampshire.





Atlantic Ocean

Located just 20 minutes from campus is the Atlantic Ocean. Make all 18 miles of New Hampshire's shoreline your playground all year long. Seriously, have you tried surfing in the winter?





Athletic Facilities

The UNH campus is home to major athletic facilities, including an Olympic-sized hockey rink, a zero-waste stadium and more than 18,000 square feet of indoor recreation space.






Located just a short 20-minute bus ride from campus, Portsmouth, NH, offers everything from ocean views to fine dining to outdoor concerts and so much more.





Amtrak Train

Located on the UNH campus is our very own Amtrak train station, which offers quick rides to Portland, ME, and Boston, MA. While you're waiting, grab a sundae shot at the Dairy Bar, New Hampshire's only three-star green-certified restaurant.






Just an hour south of campus is Boston, MA, home to museums, restaurants and dozens of major businesses where UNH Wildcats often have internships.





College Woods

College Woods is 250 acres of woods, streams and fields for students to explore right on campus. Whether you are looking for the ultimate nature selfie, in need of taking a hike or wanting to conduct research for a project, these protected woods are available to all students to enjoy throughout the entire year.





Oyster River

New Hampshire's Oyster River is located just down the street from campus and flows for 17 breathtaking miles before reaching the Atlantic Ocean. Here you will often find our rowing teams practicing before dawn breaks.





Downtown Durham

Just down the street from campus is downtown Durham, NH, a quintessential New England town that offers everything a college student could ask for.