1410 Q Street, Lincoln, NE 68588 402-472-2023
http://www.unl.edu Admissions@unl.edu
About University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Year of Foundation 1869
  • Size of Campus 617 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 17,037
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 46% 54% 17%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $6,315 in-state, $17,028 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 18,053
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln, chartered in 1869, is an educational institution of international stature. UNL is listed by the Carnegie Foundation within the "Research Universities (very high research activity)" category. UNL is a land-grant university and a member of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). The university is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 19
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Big Red Welcome; African Night; Chinese New Years; Saigon Enchantment
  • Number of students in fraternities 28
  • Percent students who are frat members 14%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Pi Mu, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma, Eta Kappa Nu, Kappa Omicron Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa, National Residence Hall Honorary, Order of Omega, Phi Eta Sigma, Sigma Tau Delta, Tau Beta Pi, Tau Sigma Delta, Golden Key International Honor Society, Phi
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 17
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baha'i Assoc, Berean College Group/Campus Impact, Campus Crusade for Christ, Christian Challenge, Bible Study Club, Xstreme Devotion, Christian Legal Society, Christian Medical Dental Society, Christian Student Fellowship,
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 18%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Alliance, Bangladesh Students Assoc, Chinese Student & Scholar Assoc, Free China Assoc, Global Friends of Japan, India Students Assoc, International Students Assoc, Czech Komensky Club, Korean Student Assoc, L
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 28
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Lincoln, NE (5), Omaha, NE (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Lincoln, NE (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Lincoln, Ne (0)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 16%
  • Number of students using college housing 37%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (56%), women's dorms (7%), sorority housing (17%), fraternity housing (11%), apartments for married students (1%), special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students, cooperative housing (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 16
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 12%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 240
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums Nebraska State Museum
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Subscriptions 44,105
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 50
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 13,000
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,900,719
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of e-books 229,395
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 12
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 4,618,411
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 34,073
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Lincoln Public Schools, Omaha Public Schools, Archer-Daniels Midland, Goodyear, Deloitte & Touche, Olsson Associates
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 36%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,120
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Student Employment Federal
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City