University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Acceptance Rate 78 %
SAT Average 1,215
Tuition & Fees $27,002
Student Population 25,108
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,272

Academic Overview

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Campus, Lincoln, NE
University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a public, 4 or more 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 2022 tuition & fees are $9,872 for Nebraska residents and $27,002 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 25,108 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 78% 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.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of University of Nebraska-Lincoln are $9,872 for Nebraska residents and $27,002 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $7,751 for in-state students and $19,541 for out-of-state students.
University of Nebraska-Lincoln 2022 Tuition & Fees
Nebraska ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Nebraska-Lincoln. The acceptance rate of Nebraska-Lincoln is 78% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 36%. The average graduation rate is 66% and the transfer-out rate is 2%. The average received amount of financial aid is $10,272 and 73% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 25,108 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 78 %.
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 83 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 25,108
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,272 at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Nebraska-Lincoln offers 276 major programs through online and on-site education where 16 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
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree1491
Master's Degree7311
Post Master's Degree32
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship442
Doctor's degree - professional practice60

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:6,923)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,450)

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