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General Information
105 Main St., Thompson Hall
Durham , New Hampshire 03824-3547

Disability Resource Office

Student Accessibility Services
3 Garrison Road
201 Smith Hall
Durham, New Hampshire 3824
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About University of New Hampshire-Main Campus

The University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, located in Durham, New Hampshire, is a public university that has been providing high-quality education for over 150 years. With its rich history, beautiful campus, and plethora of academic offerings, UNH-Main Campus has become a hub of intellectual growth and community engagement.

Established in 1866, the University of New Hampshire-Main Campus stands as the flagship institution of the University System of New Hampshire. As a public university, UNH is committed to offering affordable education to a diverse range of students, fostering an inclusive and supportive learning environment. With its strong emphasis on research, UNH provides countless opportunities for its students to engage in groundbreaking research projects and contribute to advancements in various disciplines.

Situated in the charming town of Durham, the university benefits from a picturesque New England setting. Durham, known for its vibrant community and scenic landscapes, offers students a well-rounded college experience. The town itself is a quintessential New England college town, with tree-lined streets, historic buildings, and a lively downtown area full of local shops, cafes, and restaurants. The surrounding area is also home to numerous outdoor recreational opportunities, such as hiking trails, rivers, and beautiful coastal areas, allowing students to enjoy a balanced lifestyle of academic pursuits and outdoor adventures.

UNH-Main Campus boasts a wide range of academic programs, ensuring that students from diverse interests and backgrounds can find their niche. With over 100 undergraduate majors, numerous master’s programs, and a variety of doctoral programs, the university covers a broad spectrum of disciplines. Some of the university’s notable schools and colleges include the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics, the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, the College of Health and Human Services, and the College of Liberal Arts.

Beyond academics, the University of New Hampshire-Main Campus prides itself on its commitment to experiential learning, encouraging students to gain practical skills through internships, co-op programs, and community-based projects. The university’s Career and Professional Success office provides students with resources and guidance for internships, job searches, and career development, preparing them for a successful transition into the workforce.

In terms of campus life, UNH-Main Campus offers a vibrant and active community. With over 250 student organizations, including academic clubs, cultural groups, service organizations, and sports teams, there is something for everyone. The university’s athletic teams, known as the Wildcats, compete in the NCAA Division I and offer an exciting sports scene for both athletes and fans.

Overall, the University of New Hampshire-Main Campus stands as a prestigious institution that values academic excellence, community engagement, and personal growth. Its dedication to providing accessible education, coupled with its beautiful location and diverse offerings, make it an ideal choice for students seeking a holistic college experience. Whether one is interested in research, arts, business, or any other area of study, UNH-Main Campus strives to provide an environment that fosters intellectual curiosity and prepares students for success in an ever-changing world.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

  • Notetaking Assistance
  • Exam Accomodations
  • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
  • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
  • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
  • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)
  • Scribe Services
  • Qualified Readers

    Services Provided

    • Priority Enrollment
    • Reduced courseload
    • Medical leave
    • Residence Hall Accommodations
    • Degree Curriculum Substitutions

      Campus Accessibility

      Accessible Level

      • Student Health Services
      • Mental Health Support Services
      • The library(ies)
      • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
      • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
      • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
      • Entertainment and Event Facilities
      • On-Campus Transit
      • Close Off-Campus Transit
      • Student Housing
      • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)
      • Institution Online Platforms

        Services Provided

        • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
        • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations
        • Service and Emotional Support Animals
        • Study Abroad Program Accommodations