07/31/2014 Academic Calendar Archive

Academic Year 2013-2014

1st Semester
2nd Semester
Classes Begin August 26 Classes Begin January 13
Labor Day September 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 20
Semester Break October 21-22 Spring Break March 23-30
Thanksgiving November 27-30
Classes End December 14 Classes End May 3

Academic Year 2012-2013

1st Semester
2nd Semester
Classes Begin August 20 Classes Begin January 7
Labor Day September 3 Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 21
Semester Break October 15-16 Spring Break March 17-24
Thanksgiving November 21-24
Classes End December 8 Classes End April 27

Academic Year 2011-2012

1st Semester
2nd Semester
Classes Begin August 22 Classes Begin January 9
Labor Day September 5 Martin Luther King Jr. Day January 16
Semester Break October 17-18 Spring Break March 18-25
Thanksgiving November 23-26
Classes End December 10 Classes End April 28
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02/01/2013 Peer Institutions
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01/30/2013 Visit Our Campuses
The University of Nebraska offers students the opportunity to choose a learning environment that suits their personal needs. The best way to find out more about each of the university's four campuses is to visit and experience it for yourself.

More than 24,000 students attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the NU system's flagship campus and one of the nation's top 50 public universities. UNL offers more than 150 undergraduate majors, a wide range of graduate programs and opportunities to learn from and work with some of the country's best researchers -- not to mention an award-winning Division of General Studies for those students who haven't yet settled on a major. UNL is home to the nationally known Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management, Husker athletics and top-notch academic advising. UNL's Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, located on East Campus, offers students a range of academic and research opportunities. Visit UNL.

Some 14,600 students, including more than 700 international students, enjoy the technology-rich atmosphere at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. UNO is Nebraska's metropolitan university and home of the multi-campus Peter Kiewit Institute of Information Science, Technology and Engineering. UNO offers students abundant internship opportunities with businesses in Omaha and throughout the state. This is where students find their "Maverick Mojo!" Visit UNO.

The 6,650 students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney come from more than 40 countries, and all 93 counties in Nebraska, to enjoy small classes, caring professors and a safe, progressive community. More than 170 academic programs and a strong emphasis on undergraduate research create a challenging academic environment, while the Lopers consistently lead Division II athletics in 17 men's and women's sports. Visit UNK.

At the University of Nebraska Medical Center, 3,237 students prepare for careers in health sciences while working alongside internationally recognized medical researchers and health care professionals in state-of-the-art facilities, such as the cutting-edge Durham Research Center and Durham Research Center II. Programs in medicine, nursing, dentistry and dental hygiene, pharmacy, public health and ten allied health professions are available to students who complete their college prerequisites. Visit UNMC.

The Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis is also part of the University of Nebraska, offering a two-year degree program with a focus on veterinary technology, ag production and business management or horticulture. NCTA's 425 students enjoy the personalized attention and support of a small college while having access to the resources of a major research university. Visit NCTA.
01/30/2013 Faculty and Staff

The University of Nebraska is committed to being one of the best places to work in Nebraska or in the nation. This section provides information on benefits and policies, access to email and other important forms and information.

Dependent Eligibility Audit Update

Special Announcement:
Zika Virus Guidance – For Potential NU Travelers

01/30/2013 Tuition

Whether you’re a Nebraskan, nonresident or international student, our goal is to provide you with an affordable, high-quality education – both in the classroom and online. The University of Nebraska is committed to moderate, predictable tuition increases that help you and your family plan for the cost of college, and total costs at our campuses continue to be well below the averages of our peers. Our online rates also are highly competitive. We want to ensure you can get the education you need to be successful without taking on a significant burden of debt.

For 2012-13, per-credit-hour tuition rates at each of our primarily undergraduate campuses are as follows:


Resident Undergraduate

Nonresident Undergraduate

Resident Graduate

Nonresident Graduate

University of Nebraska-Lincoln*





University of Nebraska at Omaha





University of Nebraska at Kearney





*Does not include differential tuition rates in the colleges of business, engineering and architecture.

Tuition rates at the University of Nebraska Medical Center vary by program. More information on UNMC tuition and cost of attendance.

Total 2012-13 costs of attendance (tuition plus other expenses such as room and board and course fees) for full-time University of Nebraska undergraduates are:


Resident Undergraduate

Nonresident Undergraduate

International Undergraduate

University of Nebraska-Lincoln*




University of Nebraska at Omaha**




University of Nebraska at Kearney***




*Does not include differential tuition rates in the colleges of business, engineering and architecture. Does not include books and supplies, transportation or miscellaneous expenses. Actual course fees may vary.
**Does not include the rates for students participating in the Metropolitan Advantage Program.
***Does not include books or personal expenses.

Tuition rates for online courses vary by campus and program. For more information, visit the University of Nebraska Online Worldwide website and search for the specific program you’re interested in.

For detailed information about tuition and cost of attendance at all our campuses, visit:

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