University of Nebraska – Lincoln

Address:
14th and R St, Lincoln, NE 68588
Phone:
402-472-7211
Website:
http://www.unl.edu/
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About University of Nebraska – Lincoln

University of Nebraska – Lincoln is classified as a doctoral-granting university with very high research activity. This very large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 10,000 students or more. More than half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and 25-49% of undergrads reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in over half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards research doctorate degrees in the sciences, humanities, social sciences, and medical fields. Professional education may also be available within other professional fields and related health professions. According to data for fall enrollment, at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. This institution shows a high number of transfers; at least 20% of entering undergraduates are transfer students. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with only 10-24% of students enrolled in the graduate program.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate18,955
 Graduate5,145
 Total24,100
GenderFemale46%
 Male54%
Student Age% Under 2580%
 % 25 and Over20%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time86%
 % Part-time14%
Race/Ethnicity% White80.0%
 % Black2.5%
 % Asian2.6%
 % Latino3.4%
 % Native American0.5%
 % Race Unknown4.8%
 % International student6%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingCity
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
ApplicantsTotal9,768
 % Admitted62%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled67%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRequired
 College Prep CoursesRequired
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT8%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT95%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800650 / 800
 SAT Math530 / 800670 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite22 / 3628 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$45
 Graduate Application Fee$50
 In-State Tuition & Fees$7,224
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,924
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid77%
 % Undergraduates with Loans50%
 % Undergraduates with Grants58%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,010
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$7,660
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$7,768
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,368
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,368
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,368

Neighborhood Data for the Lincoln Area

Median Age31.7
Median Household Income$49,114
Total Population256,189
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total50.1% 49.9%
 Age 0-951.5%48.5%
 Age 10-1750.5%49.5%
 Age 18-2451.0%49.0%
 Age 25-2953.0%47.0%
 Age 30-3952.3%47.7%
 40+49.3%50.7%
Race/Ethnicity% White88.1%
 % Black3.8%
 % Asian3.9%
 % Latino6.0%
 % Native American0.6%
 % Pacific Islander0.1%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.3%

Housing

On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$7,660
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$7,768
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$587
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50066.5%43.6%8.4%
 $500 to $74922.4%42.3%0.0%
 $750 to $9997.2%9.8%32.6%
 Over $10004.0%4.4%9.1%
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