Become a Husker

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From day one, Huskers engage in experiential learning, collaborate with peers and professors and make a difference on campus and beyond. We can't wait to see how you'll create your future at Nebraska.

First-year students can apply through the Common Application or Nebraska's application.

Transfer, readmits, visiting and Intensive English Program (IEP) students should only apply through Nebraska's application.

Admission Requirements

Review the academic qualifications, core courses and transcripts needed to gain admission. You are not required to submit an ACT/SAT score to be considered for admission.

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Stay on track with your next steps to Nebraska.

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Advanced Credit Options

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln offers methods to maximize the college credit you’ve already earned. National credit-by-exam programs include the Advanced Placement (AP) Program, International Baccalaureate, the College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DSST (formerly DANTES Subject Standardized Tests), and Cambridge International Exams (A-Levels). Learn more about how your credit will transfer.

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Check Your Admission Status

MyRED is an online portal designed to support your enrollment and help you complete the essential business of being a Husker—including completing your application and submitting your enrollment deposit. Log in to MyRED to check your admission status, review financial aid offers, submit your supplemental Scholarship Application and more.