Equine Studies

  • Horse and rider jumping over a log during competition.
    UNH offers hands-on learning that includes USEF/USEA recognized horse trials, proudly celebrating its 40th year in 2011! Learn More
  • UNH Alum, Jessica DiNapoli, demonstrating a flex test on a horse.
    Former UNH Animal Science student, Jessica DiNapoli, spoke at the UNH Equine Facility on how the field of Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation has proven itself as an effective compliment to Veterinary medicine. Learn More
  • Children on horses being led on a path.
    Therapeutic Riding is a mode of therapy utilizing functional riding skills, equine movement and a variety of therapy activities to achieve specific cognitive, physical and emotional goals. The UNH Therapeutic Riding Program adapts equine activities to allow for participation of riders over the age of 5 with cognitive, physical and emotional challenges. Learn More

The UNH Equine Program combines award-winning equestrian teams with strong academics and outstanding opportunities for hands-on learning, including on-site USEF/USEA recognized horse trials and PATH International premier operating center which give students real-world experience in the equine industry. The program includes:


May 7th Jumper Show

May 7th Kentucky Derby Spring Fling & Auction

June 25th & 26th June Dressage Show

June 29th  Therapeutic Riding Program Volunteer Training

June 30th Prospective Student Info session

July 14th Prospective Student Info session

August 11th  Prospective Student Info session

Sept. 24th & 25th Fall Horse Trials

Oct. 8th Jumper Show

Dec. 3rd Jumper Show