First Year Life

The First Year Life Council oversees issues relating to the first-year life of the UNH Student Body. This position is unique from other chairperson positions because it is directly elected by the first-year class in the fall each year.

The First Year Life Council is responsible for liaising with:

  1. New Student Programs
  2. Any other relevant University office or administrator that has a significant role in first year student life at the University
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First Year Life Council Chairperson
Office Hours: By Appointment

Policy Goals: 


  • Olivia Welch (Student Senator)
  • Caroline Butler (Student Senator)
  •  Matthew Farbaniec(Student Senator)
  • Emilie Allaire (Student Senator)
  • Rachel Rowley (Student Senator)
  • Molly Dugan (Student Senator)

Recent Resolutions

Resolution Name Date Passed
R.44.27 Regarding Gender Inclusive Housing in First-Year Dorms 03/26/2023