First Year Students

You get the best of both worlds — the respected UNH education at an affordable, urban campus rich with opportunity. Fusing academic rigor with experiential learning, our state-of-the-art campus gives you the education and hands-on experience to fuel your passion and build your career.

Whether you are just starting your college search or are ready to apply, we know you have a lot to consider. Let us guide you through the admissions process, and help you determine if UNH Manchester is right for you.



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Apply to UNH Manchester

Review our application process so you know you’re taking the right steps at the right time.

How to Apply | Application Requirements |  Common App

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Costs & Financial Aid

You want a quality education that fits your lifestyle, goals and budget. With grants, loans and $1 million in scholarships awarded each year — we’ll work with you to make it happen.

Costs |  Types of Aid  |  Applying for Aid  |  Scholarships


Tuition-free plan for first-year, Pell-eligible students.
Learn more about Granite Guarantee

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Connect With Us

Our campus and city has a lot to offer, but don’t take our word for it. See for yourself: Meet with an admissions counselor, shadow a class or take a tour with one of our Student Ambassadors to discover what it means to be a Wildcat.

Visit Campus  |  Attend an Event |  Read Student Blogs

Connect With an Admissions Counselor

Is UNH Manchester a good fit for you?
Our admissions counselors are happy to help you find out by answering any of your questions.

Meet your counselor