The Melvin Jones Scholars is a learning community that promotes academics, leadership, and community. This community is designed to develop and retain a diverse student body at NEBRASKA. Participants will live with each other in Abel Hall, and throughout the academic year will:
Jones Scholars benefit from their ability to make connections early during their University experience. As a participant, you will:
To become a Jones Scholars, you need to be admitted to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and pay your $250 Enrollment Deposit by May 1. You can submit an application at the link above. You must complete your Jones Scholars application by May 1 to receive priority review. If you would like to apply after the May 1 deadline, please contact AnnMarie Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Melvin W. Jones Scholars Community is designed to support a diverse student body. All students are invited to apply.
Contact Cle Mangram by e-mail at email@example.com or
by phone at 402-472-2023 or toll-free 800-742-8800, ext. 2023.
All admissions applications are available at admissions.unl.edu/become/apply
As a Jones Scholar, you will connect with faculty, staff and other students who share your academic interests. Taking courses as a community and being closely connected with other students will help you form informal study groups and receive support when class projects are due or exams are scheduled.
Outside of the classroom, Melvin Jones Scholars actively seek enrichment through service, cultural experiences and outreach. Participating students are strongly encouraged to: