Advanced Standing

Advanced Placement Examination (AP) program

The University of New Hampshire recognizes the College Board’s Advanced Placement Examination (AP) program as a means of evaluating a student’s eligibility for advanced placement and credit. Students who have participated in the AP program and who have been admitted to the University should have official AP grade reports sent directly to the UNH Admissions Office (CEEB # 3918) from the College Board (telephone: 609-771-7300). After receiving the College Board AP grade report, the Admissions Office notifies the student and the Registrar’s Office of any credit award from advanced placement.

Click here to view which AP exams and scores UNH awards credit for

Running Start

Running Start is a partnership connecting the Community Colleges of New Hampshire with secondary schools.The Running Start program allows high schools to give students an opportunity to take college courses for college credit while also completing the requirements for high school graduation. A formal transcript will be forwarded to the office of admissions for credit evaluation (Grades of ‘C’ and above will only be accepted).

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma

The University of New Hampshire recognizes the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program and awards 8 credits for each IB Higher Level examination with a score of 5, 6, or 7. Credit is not awarded for standard level exams.

Students in an IB program who have been admitted to UNH Manchester should have their official exam results sent directly to the Admissions Office. After receiving theses scores the Admissions Office notifies the student and the Registrar’s Office of any credit award.

CLEP (College Level Examination Program)

http://admissions.unh.edu/sites/admissions.unh.edu/files/media/pdf/CLEP-...