University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (UNH)

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University of New Hampshire-Main Campus can be found in Durham, NH, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around seventeen thousand students enrolled each year at UNH.

Many students at UNH scored between 1000 (25th percentile) to 1200 (75th percentile) on the SAT exam. Approximately 80% of all applicant were accepted at University of New Hampshire-Main Campus, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 21% continued on to attend. When applying historical data, we have projected that the University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (UNH) acceptance rate 2015 will be around 76%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.unh.edu.

Overall University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (UNH) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

77.8%

The overall acceptance rate for University of New Hampshire-Main Campus was reported as 77.8% in Fall 2013 with over 17,900 applications submitted to University of New Hampshire-Main Campus. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of New Hampshire-Main Campus has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 71.8%
  • 2010-2011: 73.4%
  • 2011-2012: 74.2%
  • 2012-2013: 77.9%
  • 2013-2014: 77.8%
  • Projected UNH Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 76.3%

How Does University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (UNH) Compare?

77.8%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of New Hampshire-Main Campus is forty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of New England85.8%
University of Massachusetts-Lowell64.0%
Endicott College71.7%
Salem State University69.9%
University of Southern Maine82.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Recommended
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants17,93845.1%54.9%
Admitted13,96342.4%57.6%
Enrolled2,86945.6%54.4%
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