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Published: Oct 19, 2015
Just another snowy school day at UNH.
Scott Ripley—Courtesy of UNH

Durham. N.H.

Money rank: 116

Distance to nearest ski area: 34 miles (McIntyre)

The most popular club on campus? It’s not chess. It’s not ultimate. It’s the Ski and Board Club, founded in 1999. Students pay annual dues of $60 for transportation to Loon Mountain and Sunday River ski resorts, and other social events (i.e. movie nights with ski flicks). For serious skiers, UNH has a tradition in alpine and Nordic racing.

Average early career earnings: $45,900

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