General Information About University of New Hampshire at Manchester
As the urban campus of h e University of New Hampshire, UNH Manchester provides access to public higher education for people who live and work in the greater Merrimack Valley. Located in the heart of the I-93 corridor, UNH Manchester is a vital part of the educational, economic, and cultural life of central and southern New Hampshire and northern Massachusetts, serving the needs of a diverse urban population and bringing the resources of the state’s l agship university to the urban center. UNH Manchester is committed to the economic growth and welfare of the region, encouraging students to connect their work in the University with their lives in their communities. UNH Manchester • Of ers selected liberal arts and professional degree programs at the associate, and baccalaureate levels and makes available graduate programs of ered by UNH Durham; • Emphasizes programs that address urban issues and focus on civic and community engagement; • Serves a wide variety of students: fulltime and part-time, traditional and nontraditional and other students with diverse needs; • Actively strives to identify, recruit, and retain students, faculty, and staf from under-represented groups; • Has a vibrant internship program; • Maintains a small student/faculty ratio; and • Encourages and supports research and scholarship by the entire UNH Manchester community.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities
- Teacher certification
- Study abroad
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Employment services for students
- Advanced placement (AP) credits
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Associate's degree
- Bachelor's degree
- City: Midsize
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 306 Percent Admitted 81% Men Admitted 86% Women Admitted 76% Full Time Retention Rate 67%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Critical Reading 450 550 Math 450 550 Writing 450 540
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 2,028 Native American 5 Asian 51 African American 22 Hispanic 40 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 681 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 2