Office of Graduate Studies

UNL Graduate Studies Come make waves
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Engagement & Support

Connections and collaborations abound in this thriving graduate student community.

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Research & Creative Activity

Our faculty foster students' fascinations in these integral areas of the graduate experience.

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Professional Development

Commencement is a beginning, not an end. Where do you see yourself after graduate school?

We can help you get there


In 2014 our students earned 306 doctoral degrees, 819 master's degrees, and 83 graduate certificates.

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Happening now or in the next week

August24to Dec 18
Fall 2015 Classes
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September2to Dec 1
CIC Smithsonian Inst. Fellowship: Accepting Applications
See CIC for details about eligibility, application procedure, stipend, and more.
November16to Jan 21
Graduate Recognition Awards: Accepting Nominations
We call for nominations of outstanding GTAs, GRAs, and faculty.  See also: Prior Recipients.
November16to Feb 11
Folsom Distinguished Dissertation & Thesis: Accepting Nominations

Looking further ahead

December commencement ceremonies for the graduate college.
January11to May 6
Spring 2016 Classes
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