With a population of more than 1.2 million within a 50-mile radius, Omaha is integral to UNO and offers unlimited opportunities for collaboration. Students can find internships, careers and other opportunities in the heart of Nebraska’s largest city. Omaha is home to four Fortune 500 companies: Berkshire Hathaway, Mutual of Omaha, Peter Kiewit and Union Pacific. Omaha also serves as a center of creativity, business and philanthropy, where leading companies, visionary nonprofits, award-winning arts and culture, and innovative start-ups flourish and attract a diverse range of world-class talent, from entrepreneurs to artists.
Residents and visitors can take in a concert at the CenturyLink Center or the world-famous Holland Performing Arts Center, catch an art house film at the internationally recognize Film Streams, stroll the more than 100 acres at the Lauritzen Gardens, or shop and dine in the Old Market, Midtown Crossing or Aksarben Village.