Accepted Students


UNH Manchester is a community of students like you: talented, hard-working, high-energy and creative. Excellent academic programs, distinguished faculty, downtown location and success of our graduates are just a few reasons why students choose UNH's campus in Manchester. You've shown us that you have what it takes to succeed here. And we're ready to carry that success beyond graduation. We look forward to seeing you on campus! In the meantime, here are some steps and information to help you get started.


Join us for Admitted Student Visit Day to talk to faculty and fellow Wildcats, explore our campus and get a first-hand look at what UNH Manchester is all about. More information will be coming soon.

Next Steps

The University of New Hampshire offers students a variety of online services, all of which are accessed through your myUNH account. All enrolled students automatically get a Wildcats Mail account, but it needs to be activated. You should activate your myUNH account as soon as possible.

Steps to setup myUNH:
  1. Browse to, which acts as a hub for all of your online resources.
  2. Locate and click the “Find Your Username” button.
  3. You will be asked for your assigned student ID (found at the top of your acceptance letter) and your date of birth to get your username and set your password.
  4. Once you have your username, you may be prompted to come up with a password
    • Otherwise, click “reset your password” to continue setting up a password
Link Up Your UNH WildcatsMail:
  1. Once you have your username and password, click “Link Up Your Accounts”
    • If you need to, go back to and click the “UNH Account Login Help” button to find “Link Up Your Accounts”
  2. Enter your username and password, then wait for your accounts to sync.
  3. Once this is done, you can check your Wildcats Mail through or directly at
  4. Be sure to use your entire e-mail address ( when logging in to your Wildcats Mail

For help, please contact the UNH Manchester Help Desk at 603-641-4357.

Spring semester students: Secure your enrollment by completing our simple enrollment verification form.

Fall semester students: Secure your enrollment by submitting a deposit through your MyUNH account.

The Center for Academic Enrichment provides English and math assessments to aid incoming students in course selection. These tools are designed to help you assess your strengths and weaknesses and make choices that will facilitate your academic success. Assessments should be taken at least one week prior to your scheduled orientation/transfer advising day.

Learn more about Assessment for Course Selections

Orientation is where you'll get your student ID, register for classes and learn about the opportunities and resources that will help you succeed at UNH Manchester. All first-year and transfer students are required to attend an Orientation or Transfer Advising Session prior to registering for courses. We recommend registering early to get your most optimal course selection.

Spring semester students: Orientation will be held on Friday, January 11. RSVP today

Fall semester students: Orientation and Transfer Advising Sessions will be announced soon.

Find out more about orientation & transfer advising dates

The first step toward receiving financial aid is to submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Visit to apply online by March 1. The UNH Title IV School Code is 002589.

If you need help filing your FAFSA or have questions, schedule an appointment with a financial aid advisor

If you have already submitted a FAFSA, you will receive additional financial aid information in the mail in the next few weeks. In the meantime, feel free to contact our Financial Aid office with any questions at 603-641-4189.

UNH Manchester offers double and triple rooms at our UNH residence hall, UNH Downtown Commons. Located at 1000 Elm Street, our residence hall offers on-site dining, laundry facilities, cable TV, internet and more. UNH Downtown Commons is just a short walk to campus and steps from downtown Manchester’s vibrant restaurants, shops and nightlife.

We’ve also partnered with the New Hampshire Institute of Art to offer 10- or 19-meals-per-week plans in the NHIA dining hall, located on-site at 1000 Elm.

Apply for housing

All high school and/or college students are required to submit final official transcript(s) to the UNH Manchester Admission Office once the school term has been completed. Your acceptance is considered provisional pending the receipt of your final official transcript(s).

High school students who have completed any college coursework must also request that a final official transcript be sent to the Admissions Office.