University of Nebraska -- Omaha

Omaha, NE

University of Nebraska -- Omaha

Omaha, NE

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Tuition & Fees

$8,136

$21,718

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

75th
26
25th
17
75th
25
25th
17
75th
26
25th
18
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

17

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 7,294
Declined 1,570
Total Received 8,864
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Public

14,138

undergraduate students

3,775

graduate students

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School Facts

University of Nebraska at Omaha, founded in 1908, is a comprehensive, public institution. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Continuing Studies, Education, Engineering and Technology, Communication, Fine Arts, and Media, Information Science and Technology, and Public Affairs and Community Service and through Graduate Studies and Research. Its 229-acre main campus is located in Omaha.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 17,913
Established in 1908
Coeducational Coeducational

Social Networks

570-acre campus in Omaha (population: 466,893). Served by air, bus, and train. School operates transportation to campus parking lots, dormitories, and Pacific Street campus. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

University of Nebraska — Omaha
6001 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE
68182

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
16%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
47%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
no
Alcohol is not permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
14%
Top 1/4
37%
Top 1/2
71%
Bottom 1/2
29%
Bottom 1/4
9%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

75th
26
25th
17
75th
25
25th
17
75th
26
25th
18

Admissions Facts

Application fee $45
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Application deadline (final deadline) August 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Required

Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 7,294
Declined 1,570
Total Received 8,864

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
Secondary School Rank
Secondary School Record
Completion of college-prepatory program
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Recommended

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

99%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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Financial Aid

67%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$9,586

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,344
Room & board $10,196
Additional fees $1,792
Books & supplies $1,120
Total $19,452
Average Financial Aid - $9,586
Total with Avg. Aid $9,866
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Financial Aid Office


P: 402 554-2327
F: 402 554-3472
unofinaid@unomaha.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Ice hockey
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

bass fishing, cricket, dance, equestrian sports, paintball, racquetball, rock climbing, soccer, track and field, trap and skeet, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

bass fishing, cricket, dance, equestrian sports, paintball, racquetball, rock climbing, soccer, track and field, trap and skeet, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dodgeball, flag football, racquetball, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, Wiffle ball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA, Summit League, National Collegiate Hockey Conference

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General.
African-American/Black Studies.
Applied Behavior Analysis.
Art History, Criticism and Conservation.
Athletic Training/Trainer.
Banking and Financial Support Services.
Bioinformatics.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Biotechnology.
Broadcast Journalism.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Business/Managerial Economics.
Chemistry, General.
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other.
Computer Science.
Computer and Information Sciences, Other.
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance.
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services.
Creative Writing.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics.
Economics, General.
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs.
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Secondary Special Education Programs.
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental Science.
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other.
Exercise Science and Kinesiology.
Finance, General.
Fine/Studio Arts, General.
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General.
General Studies.
Geography.
Geology/Earth Science, General.
Gerontology.
History, General.
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General.
Industrial and Organizational Psychology.
Informatics.
Information Science/Studies.
Information Technology.
International Business/Trade/Commerce.
International/Globalization Studies.
Investments and Securities.
Journalism, Other.
Journalism.
Latin American Studies.
Legal Professions and Studies, Other.
Library and Information Science.
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other.
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management.
Marketing/Marketing Management, General.
Mathematics, General.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Music Performance, General.
Music Teacher Education.
Music, General.
Natural Sciences.
Neuroscience.
Parks, Recreation, and Leisure Studies.
Philosophy.
Physics, General.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration.
Public Health, General.
Reading Teacher Education.
Real Estate.
Religion/Religious Studies.
School Psychology.
Secondary Education and Teaching.
Small Business Administration/Management.
Social Work.
Sociology, General.
Special Education and Teaching, General.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Sports, Kinesiology, and Physical Education/Fitness, General.
Urban Studies/Affairs.
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Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • External degree program
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Agriculture
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Home Economics

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

17,913

total students

91%

in-state

9%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

79%

14,138
students

Female
54%
7,585

Male
46%
6,553

21%

3,775
students

Female
63%
2,371

Male
37%
1,404

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

75%

10,646
students

Female
55%
5,819

Male
45%
4,827

25%

3,492
students

Female
51%
1,766

Male
49%
1,726

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Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
6%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
13%
Hispanic/Latino
63%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

1%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

94

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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