University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln (UNL), chartered in 1869, is an educational institution of international stature and consistently earns high rankings for its programs and research. Our alumni include acclaimed author Mari Sandoz, Ted Sorensen, who served as special counsel and speechwriter to President John F. Kennedy, and Twitter co-founder Evan Williams to name a few. The university’s total student population numbers more than 25,000. International students representing 108 countries made up 23% of our total graduate enrollment, according our Fall 2013 census. UNL’s online and distance offerings include a variety of courses, certificates, master’s degrees and specializations all available through online study. The same renowned faculties who teach on our campus teach the online courses. No indication is listed on diplomas that courses, certificates, master’s degrees and specializations were earned online.

About

History

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).

Education

Department

  • Accountancy
  • Actuarial Science
  • Administration, Educational
  • Advertising
  • African American & African Studies
  • Agricultural
  • Anthropology
  • Astronomy
  • Biochemistry

Research

  • Scientists and engineers in UNL’s Materials Research Science and Engineering Center lead basic research needed to create a new generation of electronic and computing technologies.
  • Solar energy remains tantalizingly out of reach as a widely used power source, but a UNL engineer is making big strides in his quest to harness the sun.
  • UNL biochemist is fight the devastating neuromuscular disease than taking a freezing shower for charity.
  • Reducing High Costs of Harnessing the Wind - As every Nebraskan knows, wind can pack a powerful punch. Wind turbines, which capture all that energy, routinely suffer the wind’s abuses.

Career

Career Services advertises a variety of jobs on and off campus including workstudy jobs. All listings are updated daily. Apply directly to each employer as indicated in the job description.

On-Campus
  • Regular On-campus Jobs
  • Work-Study Jobs
Off-Campus
  • Varied Services
  • Office/Technical Services
  • Social/Human Services

Services

Student services

Welcome to the Office of Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD). The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is committed to ensuring equal access to curricular and co-curricular opportunities for students with disabilities.

Providing a range of services, SSD implements reasonable accommodations for students with disabilities and offers students the opportunity to contribute and participate in the diverse campus experience at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Housing services

The University offers several housing options to undergraduate students, from the rich diversity of our residence halls to the more self-reliant environment of apartment-style living.

Library services

  • The Adele Coryell Hall Learning Commons is the academic hub of City Campus.
  • The Architecture Library contains materials dealing with architecture, community and regional planning, interior design, landscape architecture and other directly related fields.
  • C.Y. Thompson Library
  • Technology Library
  • Geology Library
  • Love Library
  • Math. Library
  • Music Library
  • Marvin & Virginia Schmid Law Library

Medical services

Quick University Health Center Information

  • Our staff specializes in treating college students. We offer a comfortable, non-judgmental environment.
Healthcare Services
  • Comprehensive Medical Clinic
  • Women's Health
  • Specialists Dermatology, Orthopedics
  • Eye Exams and Other Optometry Services
  • Physical Therapy
  • Allergy Shots

Student Life

Campus life

We offer you the choice of 17 residence halls, 14 on city campus and three on east campus. The halls are grouped together into complexes and feature a wide range of amenities.

Sports facilities

Men's Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Wrestling
Women's Sports
  • Basketball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Rifle
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming & Diving
  • Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volleyball

Student clubs

  • 453 Disaster Relief
  • Agriculture Economics Graduate Student
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Biological Graduate Student Association
  • Cather Pound Residence Association
  • Chinese Student & Scholar Association
  • Christian Medical Dental Association
  • Criminal Justice Student Association
  • Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity
  • Delta Upsilon
  • Discotheque
  • Diversity Enhancement Team
  • Ducks Unlimited Chapter, UNL
  • Eating Disorder Education and Prevention
  • Ecology Now
  • Economics Graduate Student Association
  • Education for the World
  • Egyptian Students Organization
  • Electronic Gaming Club
  • Engineering Student Advisory Board

Accreditation

The University of NebraskaLincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. In addition to university accreditation, many programs maintain their own specialized accreditation.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Lincoln, Nebraska, United States