Fall Welcome Events

The Office of Graduate Studies will welcome all new graduate students to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln at its annual New Graduate Student Welcome. This is an opportunity to learn about the culture of graduate education, meet fellow graduate students, and collect information about campus and community services and resources.

Schedule for Thursday, August 20, 2015


New Graduate Student Welcome

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Nebraska Union Ballroom

Check-in begins at 10:30 am. The New Graduate Student Welcome program begins promptly at 11:00 am.

  • Welcome to UNL
  • Welcome from Graduate Student Association
  • Campus Safety
  • Introduction to University Libraries
  • Transitioning to Graduate School

Boxed lunches available from 12:00 to 1:00 PM in the Nebraska Union Ballroom to those who RSVP in advance. RSVP by following the registration link (to be) emailed to you on July 8.


My UNL Story Starts Here

Free Lunch and Information Fair

12:00 to 2:00 PM - Centennial Room

Browse the booths from various campus and community organizations to learn about their programs and services.

Booths for 2015 have not yet been finalized but here are some of the groups who've participated in prior years:

For additional information, contact us at graduate@unl.edu.