Pre-Health Red Letter Day

Monday, October 2, 2017, 9 a.m.

Pre-Health at NEBRASKA

As a student interested in pursuing a career in health care, Pre-Health Red Letter Day is the best way for you to discover the many opportunities that await you as a pre-health student at NEBRASKA.

During this unique campus visit opportunity, you’ll quickly see why NEBRASKA’s pre-health students are so successful. As part of your campus tour, you’ll visit the University’s labs and pre-health facilities while exploring each of the university’s 16 different pre-health disciplines—from medicine, nursing, and dentistry, to physical therapy, pharmacy, and public health. By engaging with pre-health advisors and a panel of current students from a variety of fields, you’ll leave feeling more confident about the paths you may wish to pursue.

With more pre-health students graduating from NEBRASKA than any other school in the state, when you’re here, you’re exactly where you need to be.

Program Fee: $10 per person. Sorry, no refunds on program fees.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the NEBRASKA Office of Admissions at 800-742-8800, ext. 2023.

Sample Schedule

Schedule
Time Activity
8:30 a.m.

Check-In

Check-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Nebraska Student Union Bookstore (1400 R St). At check-in, we’ll validate your parking and give you the necessary materials for your day ahead.

9:00 a.m.

Welcome to NEBRASKA

Get a “big picture” introduction to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

9:30 a.m.

Pre-Health Session

Learn more about each of the 16 different pre-health disciplines offered at NEBRASKA.

10:05 a.m.

Academic Session 1

Choose from a variety of academic disciplines and learn more about your fields of interest in these break-out sessions hosted by our academic colleges and departments.

10:30 a.m.

Academic Session 2

Choose from a variety of academic disciplines and learn more about your fields of interest in these break-out sessions hosted by our academic colleges and departments.

11:00 a.m.

Campus Tour

Experience what life is like as a student at NEBRASKA. We'll walk the tour, so we recommend wearing comfortable shoes.

12:30 p.m.

Lunch & Residence Hall Tour

Enjoy lunch in one of our on-campus dining halls—the cost will be covered in your $10 registration fee. Following lunch, visit one of NEBRASKA’s traditional residence halls and see for yourself where you could be living.

1:30 p.m.

Pre-Health Student Panel

During these engaging and interactive sessions, get tips for success from current pre-health students, learn more about the various involvement opportunities for pre-health students at NEBRASKA, and join in the discussion.

2:05 p.m.

Admissions Session

Admissions staff will review the application process, go over important deadlines, and address questions and concerns.

2:30 p.m.

Browsing Fair

Meet faculty and students from all academic colleges represented at NEBRASKA. Admissions staff members are also available to help you navigate through the admissions process while addressing any other questions you may have.

3:00 p.m.

Additional Tours

At the end of the day, additional tours will be provided. You can request to visit Greek Life housing, East Campus, and more.

4:00 p.m.

Optional Memorial Stadium Tour

Tour Memorial Stadium and see where our Big Ten athletes train and compete.

Parking & Check-in

No need to pay—we’ll validate your parking before you leave.