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University of New Hampshire Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Durham, NH

Location and Setting


Durham Population
10,345
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Campus Size
2,600 acres

Weather

Temperature
7.4 average low in January, 77.3 average high in September
Rain
126 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Portsmouth
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Dover/Durham

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
55% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
45%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
nationally accredited police department that provides 24 hour coverage to the campus, emergency blue phones

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Wildcat
School Colors
Blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Gymnastics x x    
Ice Hockey x x x x
Lacrosse x x    
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Swimming And Diving x x    
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Gymnastics x x
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x x
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Gymnastics    
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse    
Skiing (Cross-Country) x x
Skiing (Downhill) x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
archery, crew, fencing, golf, riflery, rock climbing, rugby, sailing, softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, wrestling
Men's Club Sports
archery, baseball, crew, fencing, golf, lacrosse, riflery, rock climbing, rugby, sailing, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, ice hockey, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, new hampshire outing club, alpha phi omega, campus living association, best buddies, sales club
Sororities
19% of women participate
Fraternities
14% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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