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Explore UNH Day: Forensic Science, Criminal Justice and National Security

Each fall, the University of New Haven provides a unique on-campus visit opportunity for students interested in our Forensic Science, Criminal Justice, and National Security programs.  Please join us on October 26, 2014 for our Forensic Science, Criminal Justice, and National Security Explore UNH Day! 


Schedule of the Day
9:30 a.m.
Check-In and Continental Breakfast at the David A. Beckerman Recreation Center
10:00 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
                 * Kevin J. Phillips, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management
10:20 a.m.
Introduction to Forensic Science, Criminal Justice, and National Security
                 *Dr. Henry C. Lee will talk to you about the field and some of the famous cases he has worked on.
11:30 a.m.

Explore Forensic Science, Criminal Justice, and National Security at UNH:

                 *meet faculty members and current students, tour our facilities including the Henry C. Lee Institute of Forensic Science and National Crime Scene Training and Technology Center, get an overview of our technology, and learn about our research and internship opportunities.

1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m.
Campus Tours
Meet with members of the admissions staff
*Admission interviews by appointment (optional)

*please email if you would like to schedule an admissions interview or meet with one of our counselors.




If you have any questions or require further information, please feel free to email us at

Meet Dr. Henry Lee!

The most famous forensic scientist in the world, Dr. Henry C. Lee has popularized the field of forensic science to a degree unsurpassed, even in fiction. At our Explore UNH Day, you will be able to meet Dr. Lee and hear from him directly about the field of forensic science. You will also learn about his extensive career and some of the famous cases he has worked on.

Our Specialty is offering more specialties!

Learn more about our degree programs in:

Forensic Science
Criminal Justice - Corrections
Criminal Justice - Crime Analysis
Criminal Justice - Forensic Psychology
Criminal Justice - International Justice & Security
Criminal Justice - Investigative Services
Criminal Justice - International Justice and Security
Criminal Justice - Juvenile & Family Justice
Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice - Victim Services Administration
National Security Studies

Career Opportunities

Through the assistance of our Federal Agent Advisory Board and current faculty, UNH students have gone on to so many exciting careers. In just the past five years alone, graduates of our program were hired by the FBI, CIA, DEA, ATF, NCIS, Inspector's General Office, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Agriculture, IRS, Secret Service and Border Patrol. Many of these agencies actively seek out and recruit our students because of the long track record of success we have had over the past sixty years!

National Acclaim!

Established well before most programs existed, the forensic science program at UNH is fully accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC) through the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS). It is one of the nation's most popular programs and on of a select few to hold this accreditation. In addition, our world-renowned faculty brings over 300 years of actual field experience, which they convey to our students in the classroom.

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