University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Acceptance Rate 81.07 %
SAT Average 1,205
2023 Tuition & Fees $26,984
Student Population 24,431
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,034

Academic Overview

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Campus, Lincoln, NE
University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a public, four-years institute located in Lincoln, Nebraska. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $9,871 for Nebraska residents and $26,984 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $7,781 for Nebraska residents and $19,571 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 24,431 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 81.07% and the graduation rate is 66% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Nebraska-Lincoln varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $52,700. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Nebraska-Lincoln's tuition & fees is $9,871 for Nebraska residents and $26,984 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $7,781 for in-state students and $19,571 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Nebraska ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Nebraska-Lincoln. The acceptance rate of Nebraska-Lincoln is 81.07% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 32.86%. The average graduation rate is 66% and the transfer-out rate is 2%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,034 and 78% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 24,431 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 81.07 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 66 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 80 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 24,431
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 16 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
16 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,034 at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1400 R Street, Lincoln, NE 68588-0419
Online Applicationadmissions.unl.edu/apply/
Financial Aidfinancialaid.unl.edu/
Net Price Calculatorwam.unl.edu/cost/calculator.jsp
Veterans Tuitionvetsuccess.unl.edu/
Disability Servicehttps://www.unl.edu/ssd/

Offered Degrees

Nebraska-Lincoln offers 331 major programs through online and on-site education where 24 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)490
Doctorate (Practical)50
Post-Bachelor's Certificate3819
Post-Master's Certificate41

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,936)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,653)

Veterans Benefits

University of Nebraska-Lincoln has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges