University Day Picnic & Student Activities Fair

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019
3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Thompson Hall Lawn

Rain Date: Thursday, September 12, 2019

Members of the campus community, and the surrounding communities of Durham, Lee and Madbury, celebrate the beginning of the new academic year with a picnic and outdoor festivities held on the lawn of Thompson Hall.

The University Day Campus Picnic and Student Activities Fair is a great way for UNH students to find ways to participate in the university community. Student organizations will be recruiting new members and UNH departments will be promoting their services and benefits to the campus community.

Free to all!

View the Internal Exhibitor Guidelines.
View the External Exhibitor Guidelines.


Registration for recognized student organizations and campus departments is currently open. Please register here.

Registration for external groups is now open.  Please register here.


Volunteers will be needed to help with face painting, popcorn and more. Please contact Megan Brunelle '10, '11G at to get involved.

Dining Hall Information

Check back for additional information, including the UDay menu.

Main St. Traffic

Main Street will be closed between Edgewood Road and Garrison Avenue from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Traffic will be re-routed to Strafford Avenue.

Parking Information

If you are coming from off-campus, special arrangements have been made for this event to offer parking free of charge in A Lot (E:12) after 3:00 p.m. 


Check back for 2019 entertainers.

Photo Galleries

View photos from previous years


UNH Student Organizations, Departments and Programs or for General Questions
Contact Megan Brunelle 

Businesses and Non-UNH Organizations 
Contact Megan Brunelle 

University Recognition Questions for Student Organizations 
Contact Nate Hastings