University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Lincoln, Nebraska

Overview

Address14th and R St
School Websitewww.unl.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Lincoln, Nebraska that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 14,956 students applied to University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Of those students, 11,906 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Nebraska-Lincoln was $7,350, in addition to fees of $1,892. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln has a 69% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln acceptance rate is 80%. To put this into perspective, 11,906 of the 14,956 students who applied to University of Nebraska-Lincoln in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Nebraska-Lincoln is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Nebraska-Lincoln had an SAT score between the range of 1,130 and 1,360. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Nebraska-Lincoln was between 22 and 29 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Nebraska-Lincoln as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the tuition for in-state residents is $7,350. Combined with fees of $1,892, room and board costs of $11,430, other expenses of $3,248 and the $1,016 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,936.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $25,038 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Nebraska-Lincoln to $40,732 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Nebraska-Lincoln are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Nebraska-Lincoln was $4,312 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 26%.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio18:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln has a good gender split, with 47% of undergraduates being female and 53% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Nebraska residents; in fact, 69% of all students reside in Nebraska. However, 25% of students come from out-of-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Nebraska-Lincoln is 18:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Nebraska-Lincoln to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 14% students enroll at University of Nebraska-Lincoln part-time; the other 22,191 students enrolled full-time.

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