January New Student Orientation
Monday, January 6, 2020
9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Hamilton Smith Hall
New enrolling first-year and transfer students who will be joining the University of New Hampshire in spring 2020 are invited to join us on January 6, 2020. This will be an opportunity for you to learn about UNH, interact with faculty and staff from across campus, register for classes and connect with other new students.
Schedule of Events*
*Tentative schedule; subject to change
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Check-In
Arrive early to allow ample time to find parking and getting to Hamilton-Smith Hall for check-in. Light refreshments will be served
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. University Welcome
Overview of the Orientation Program
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Engaging in campus life at UNH
Get your UNH student ID card. Learn about involvement opportunities and resources available to help you with your transition to UNH
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch provided by UNH
Located in Holloway Commons
1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Academic Advising
Directions and Parking
Parking will be available in Edgewood Road Visitor Lot for new students attending the New Student Orientation. We recommend arriving at least 15 minutes early to allow ample time for parking and getting to Hamilton-Smith Hall for check-in at 9:00 a.m.
Edgewood Lot Driving Directions
Use the map for driving directions from your location. Make sure to exit at Route 155A to access parking easily. Instructions for campus are below:
- Continue onto Main Street towards Downtown Durham.
- At the traffic circle, continue straight to stay on Main Street.
- Proceed down Main Street for 0.5 miles and then turn left onto Edgewood Road.
- Edgewood Road Visit Lot will be on the left just after you turn on Mill Road.