UNH Description

The University of New Hampshire at Durham is a prestigious four-year public university, offering doctorate, master’s and bachelor’s degrees to students committed to lifelong learning.

Students seeking a bachelor’s degree can be sure to find their major. With many traditional disciplines offered, Durham also lists some unique concentrations, such as Dairy Management and Queer Studies.

Master’s degrees can be earned in a very long list of concentrations, including Public Health, Fine Arts, Education, Nursing, Economics, Business, and many more. Doctorate’s degrees can be earned in over 20 concentrations, from Chemical Engineering to Psychology.

At such a prestigious and established institution, student life is vibrant. Students are encouraged to get involved with the various performing arts events on campus, as well as athletic teams and campus activities. Student organizations and clubs are also available on campus.

Student support services are in place to help students focus on their academic pursuits. Services include academic workshops, counseling services, academic advising, financial aid guidance, and a health clinic.

The University of New Hampshire, Durham offers brilliant research opportunities to graduate students, and encourages study abroad programs for all students.

Students of Durham are encouraged to understand what it means to be a citizen of the world. Students are exposed to a dynamic campus with diverse cultures and inspired faculty, helping to facilitate the intellectual growth of every student.

Quick Facts about University of New Hampshire, Durham

Region

Northeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Size

Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Wildcats

Nickname

UNH

Website

www.unh.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$12,060

Out-of-State Tuition

$25,380

Retention Rate

89%

Enrollment

14,888

Year Established

1866

UNH Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4

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100% of students gave University of New Hampshire, Durham 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

Great school !

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UNH Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
12,218
Freshman Class
3,019
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
14,888

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
82%
Graduate
18%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
97%
Part-Time
3%

Students Coming From In-State vs. Out-of-State

In-State
55%
Out-of-State
45%

Gender of Students

Women
57%
Men
43%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
1%
Asian
2%
Caucasian
77%
Latino
2%
Other
18%

Students State Origin

New Hampshire
55%
Massachusetts
26%
Connecticut
4%
Maine
3%
New York
2%
Other
10%

International Students

International
2%
Domestic
98%

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