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:


April 19th & 20th, 2017 Fall 2017 Horsemanship (ANSC402) Preregistration

April 20th, 2017  Information session for prospecitve students

April 25th, 2017 Information session for prospecitve students

April 29th & 30th, 2017 UNH Spring Horse Trials

May 6th, 2017 Schooling Jumper Show

May 6th, 2017 Run for the Roses Silent Auction and Dinner Therapeutic Riding benefit

June 2nd, 2017 Special Olympics State Games Equestrian Competition

June 24th & 25th, 2017  UNH Dressage Show

June 27th, 2017 Therapeutic Riding Program Volunteer Training

September 30th & October 1, 2017 Fall Horse Trials

October 7, 2017 Schooling Jumper Show

December 2, 2017 Schooling Jumper Show