Office of Graduate Studies

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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

May18to Aug 13
Summer 2015 Classes
Which summer sessions fit your schedule? Use MyRED to browse classes and enroll.
June8to Aug 12
Summer Research Program for Undergraduates
Undergrads come from across the US for 8-10 weeks of research activity, culminating in the Research Symposium on Aug. 12.
July27to Aug 7
An intensive training program followed by final panels Aug. 10-11.

Looking further ahead

Skill development sessions, disciplinary breakout sessions, and more.
Join us for an intro to graduate study at UNL, plus lunch, an information fair, and a bonus session for international students.
Fall 2015 Classes Begin
Haven't applied yet?  It's not too late for a non-degree application.  Then use MyRED to browse classes and enroll.
Campuswide Recruitment Workshop
Faculty and staff, let's talk about how you can add research-based practices to your graduate recruitment strategy.
Workshop: Fundamental Writing Skills for Researchers
We'll help you write more clearly, persuasively, and proficiently. For grad students and postdocs. Register to join us.
Academic Integrity Week
Sessions promoting (and addressing challenges in) integrity and honesty in research, writing, and teaching.

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