University of Nebraska-Lincoln

World University Rankings 2022
US College Rankings 2022
1400 R Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68588, United States

About University of Nebraska-Lincoln

As a top-ranked U.S. university, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln (Nebraska) is a perfect place for international students to continue their education.

Our high rankings and affordable tuition make the Nebraska a respected college choice. Nebraska is one of the top public universities in the United States (U.S.News & World Report) and was named a "Best Buy" by the Fiske Guide to Colleges 2018.

Most popular: In February 2010, U.S. News & World Report named Nebraska the most popular public university in the nation (and third most popular among all universities). Nebraska was in good company with Harvard, Stanford, and Yale completing the list.

Top research program: Our Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience (UCARE) program was ranked as one of the top 28 undergraduate research programs in the United States. Students earn money working one-on-one with world-class professors conducting cutting-edge research.

Scholarships: International students may qualify for scholarships worth $2,000-$14,500 per year.

All are welcome here. Though politics and policies may change, our commitment to international students will not. Currently, more than 3,000 international students and scholars studying with us at Nebraska. We are committed to being an inclusive, globally-engaged university—one where we are proud to teach and learn with students from over 136 countries.

Nebraska is a safe place. Our faculty, employees, and your future classmates will help you achieve success. We see you and understand you may be scared to move so far away from home. We hear you and want to help you find your way. We have stood where you are now: on the cusp of a bright future with questions about what step to take next.

Bachelor’s programs:  Nebraska offers more than 150 academic programs.

Master’s programs:  70 master’s degree programs are available from our academic colleges.

  • Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources
  • Architecture
  • Arts and Sciences
  • Business
  • Education and Human Sciences
  • Engineering
  • Fine and Performing Arts
  • Journalism and Mass Communications
  • Law

Explore rankings data for University of Nebraska-Lincoln

All ranked institutions have an overall score and 4 pillar scores. However for each pillar, only institutions ranked in the top 500 overall or the top 500 in this pillar have a publicly visible score

Key statistics

  • $11,830
    On-campus Room and Board
  • $25,806
    Out-of-state Tuition and Fees
  • $44,533
    Salary after 10 years
  • 48 : 52
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 11%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 16.2
    No. of students per staff
  • 24,563
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2022 US Rankings and (2) 2022 World University Rankings