Application for
Graduate Admission

Prospective Students Programs offered, how to apply, and more
New Students Arrival checklists and more
Current Students Requirements, opportunities, and more
Faculty and Staff Recruitment, advising, and more

Events and opportunities

Apr 15-16: Spring Research Fair
Campuswide celebration of student research and creative activity.

Until April 28: Accepting applications for 2014-2015 Graduate Ambassadors
Share your experiences and make connections.

May 1: Writing a Persuasive CV and Cover Letter
Workshop for postdocs and graduate students.

May 9: May Graduate Commencement
Ceremonies for the Graduate College.

May 13: Writing Workshop for Graduate Students

Coming soon to a conference or fair near you

We're sending staff to research conferences and graduate fairs across the US. If any of these events are near you we hope you'll stop by to say hello and ask us your questions about UNL.

Apr 25-27: California Forum for Diversity at Cal Poly Pomona in Pomona, CA.


Graduate Student Ambassadors
New in fall 2013, our first class of ambassadors are here to create a rich and supportive community for current and prospective graduate students. Check out their words of wisdom and ask your questions.


Computer Science and Engineering
If you want to see what our grad students are working on, watch this video: Graduate Student Life in Computer Science and Engineering at UNL. If you want to be a part of it, apply!

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"My UNL Story Starts Here!"
Lots of new graduate students were ready to say "cheese!" when a walking photo frame made the rounds at our August 2013 welcome events.

Posing with the walking photo frame

Graduate commencement
Last year UNL graduate students earned a total of 261 doctoral degrees and 907 master's degrees, and many graduates participated in commencement events.

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