PrOVES Program Details
"I loved [PrOVES]! It allowed me, as an introvert, to gain a foothold on how life was going to be and begin forming a new support system before the year started." —2018 PrOVES participant
Who is this for?
Incoming First-Year students who are interested in moving in early, connecting with their peers and upperclassmen, exploring the NH Seacoast, and giving back to the community!
What is this program?
A full-time, 5-day early move-in program to help students adjust to UNH in a smaller group setting while making connections with peers, upperclass students, and local nonprofits through community service.
What will I be doing?
Click above to download a sample PrOVES schedule. The 2021 schedule may differ from this, but it will give you a sense of the week.
When is it?
Decisions are still being made about Fall 2021, but our goal is to host the program in-person August 22-27.
What does it cost?
The registration fee of $325 covers the cost of housing, meals, transportation to service sites, supplies, and 2 PrOVES t-shirts. This fee is waived for students with demonstrated financial need. If cost is a concern, contact the program coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment will not be collected until all program decisions are made and are not due at the time of application.
How do I sign up?
Applications are closed for PrOVES 2021. Students looking to get involved with service at UNH should visit unh.edu/serve.