The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is located in an up-and-coming and safe city of 300,000 people that has many of the cultural and entertainment benefits of a much larger city, with the feel of a friendly Midwestern community.
More parkland in Lincoln, Nebraska than (just about) anywhere else With more parkland per capita than Austin, Portland and all but a handful of U.S. cities, an extensive (and growing) bike trail network, many and diverse employment opportunities and a low cost of living, Lincoln is one of the fastest growing metro areas in the Midwest.
Whether you're a freshman, a transfer student or a fifth-year senior, your experience at UNL will take you far beyond the classroom. The university offers many services to support you academically, socially and physically.
Your MyRed account is your window on your current schedule and registrations. The academic calendar lists important dates and deadlines for the academic year. There are more than 350 recognized student organizations at UNL.
Visit Student Involvement to see how you can get into one of these or even start your own club. Need a job? Career Services has listings for on- and off-campus jobs as well as work-study opportunities. For your well-being, Campus Rec offers a wide variety of challenges to keep you active, including a comprehensive slate of intramural athletics.
The University Health Center offers medical services, and if you just need someone to talk to, Counseling and Psychological Services is here to listen. As for the weekends, UNLlife.com has plenty of ideas for going out or staying in.