Orientation & Transfer Advising

Welcome photo UNH Students

First year and transfer students begin their UNH Manchester experience at Orientation or Transfer Advising Day where they learn how to navigate life at UNH Manchester and access the opportunities and resources available to help them succeed.

What to Expect:

Once you've been accepted you'll receive information in the mail and an email about Orientation or Transfer Advising Day and how to register to attend. 

Orientation or Transfer Advising Day will give you an opportunity to meet other new students and learn more about the college. You'll also:

  • Meet staff from Financial Aid, Registration, Academic Advising, the Center for Academic Enrichment, Career and Professional Success (CaPS), Student Development & Involvement, the Library, and the Business Office
  • Meet other new students
  • Register for classes
  • Have your ID photo taken

First Year Orientation: 

  • Thursday, August 8 | 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Transfer Advising Day: 

  • Tuesday, August 6 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday, August 14 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm


New students will not be able to register for classes until they attend an orientation or advising day session. Participation in the full program must be completed in order to register for classes.