Do you want to be a part of one of the most spirited organizations on campus? Do you want to be a vital part of UNH sporting events? Become a member of the Beast of the East Pep Band! New members are always welcome to join second semester.
You will sign up for a specified number of games at the first rehearsal (no more than half) each semester. You can get a sub if you can't make an assigned game. Attending assigned games, volunteering at other games, and subbing for other players earn you points toward post-season travel.
The Beast of the East Pep Band is a course available for 0 or 1 credit: MUSI 462. You may add it once the semester starts if not done beforehand.
- FIRST REHEARSAL:
Monday, October 2nd
- There is one game before the first rehearsal (an exhibition). This will count toward the required number.
- Rehearsals are all required for performing members
- Mondays 6:10 – 8:00 sporadically first semester, weekly second semester)
- As we get further into second semester, there will be fewer rehearsals
- New members are welcome to join in January if you can't do it in the fall
- Home men's ice hockey games
- Home conference men's and women's basketball games
- Some additional games such as women's volleyball or women's ice hockey
- Games played at local arenas (such as SNHU Arena in Manchester)
- Earn points toward travel for post-season games!
- If you are selected to travel, the trip is at no cost to you (even meals are covered)
- Band has traveled to Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, Minnesota, California, and more
Members are required to purchase a high-quality rugby shirt for $37 to wear with nice khakis for all performances. Order yours now!