The University of Nebraska travel policy is located here.
The purposes and underlying reasons for the University of Nebraska’s Travel Policy is multifaceted:
- To create a uniform travel process (from travel approval through reimbursement) for individuals traveling on university business and employees processing the related expenses;
- To ensure consistent application of travel policies for all travelers across the University of Nebraska system; and,
- To ensure compliance with all Federal and State of Nebraska statutes and policies as well as with relevant requirements for international travel.
This policy applies to all university employees traveling on approved university business and/or whose travel is paid and/or reimbursed by the university and to non-university personnel doing business with or for the university as stated within the policy.
Duty of Care
Duty of Care is about individual wellbeing, welfare, compliance, and good practice. The University has the moral and a legal obligation to ensure that everyone associated with the University whether faculty, staff, volunteer, or student is fully protected from any personal physical and/or emotional harm, either on the premises, engaged in activities, or traveling on behalf of the University.