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University of New Hampshire
  • 4 Year
  • DURHAM, NH

Report Card

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
    grade B+
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
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  6. Party Scene
    grade A
  7. Professors
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  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
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  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B

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New Hampshire is a highly rated public university located in Durham, New Hampshire. It is a large institution with an enrollment of 11,382 undergraduate students. The New Hampshire acceptance rate is 85%. Popular majors include Business, Psychology, and Communications. Graduating 76% of students, New Hampshire alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $42,400.

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105 MAIN ST., THOMPSON HALL
DURHAM, NH 03824
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FCS
Athletic Conference
Colonial Athletic Association

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University of New Hampshire Rankings

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UNH Admissions

Acceptance Rate
85%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
1090-1280
ACT Range
24-30
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes
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Cost

Net Price
$24,847 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$12,680 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
79%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 164 responses
54%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 187 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 187 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    82%
  • On Campus
    14%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
11,382 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
405
Undergrads Over 25
28500%
Pell Grant
23%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 122 responses
  • Motivated
    28%
  • Varied. but many like to party
    28%
  • Friendly
    16%
  • Caring
    11%
  • Well-rounded
    5%
  • Accepting
    3%
  • Sexy
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
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Poll
64%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 215 responses
Poll
68%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 260 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 120 responses
  • Community
    37%
  • Well-rounded
    25%
  • Educational
    12%
  • Interesting
    7%
  • Amazing
    6%
  • Highest In-State Tuition
    5%
  • Alcohol
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$51,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
76%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
82%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 114 responses

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