Admitted Student Day

2023 Admitted Student Day

Saturday, March 25, 2023

  • Admitted Seniors
  • In-Person
  • Full Day
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Welcome, Huskers!

Your wait is over. At Nebraska, you'll connect with new people, ideas and experiences. From day one, Huskers build relationships with faculty and peers collaborating to create new knowledge and move the future forward.

Nebraska's Admitted Student Day is an exclusive event reserved for students admitted to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and their families. This is your can't–miss opportunity to get important info, explore campus, meet with staff from your academic college, ask your burning questions and celebrate new beginnings with your future classmates!

Take the next step toward your future at Nebraska's Admitted Student Day. Register by March 20, 2023 to be part of this special event.

Watch our quick Admitted Student Day video to hear from a current Nebraska student about what to expect!


The cost to attend is $5 per person, which includes parking and a dining hall meal. Admitted students will also receive a t-shirt.

Explore Your Academic Life

Gain a better understanding of your academic experience at Nebraska by meeting with university staff and current students in your admit college!

Connect With Resources

Learn more about the on-campus resources here to support you, like Husker Hub (your "one stop" for help with scholarships, financial aid, the FAFSA and more), the Center for Academic Success and Transition and New Student Enrollment (the required summer orientation program for new students, which includes orientation, academic advising and course enrollment).

Get Comfortable on Campus

While you explore, you'll scope out places to relax, study and eat! Get a peek at the Campus Recreation Center, residence hall rooms and Love Library.

Event Contact

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Contact Name
Sarah Simon

Event Schedule

You will receive an Admitted Student Day Guide with a complete schedule at event check–in. Plan your day around the sessions that are most important to you and your family. Admissions staff in Admitted Student Day shirts will also be available in both City and East Campus unions to direct you and answers questions.

Time Activity Location
9—10 a.m.


City Campus—Nebraska Coliseum
10—10:45 a.m.

Welcome Pep Rally

During this engaging welcome hear from Chancellor Ronnie Green and other campus stakeholders about the benefits of attending Nebraska!

City Campus—Nebraska Coliseum
11 a.m.—2:30 p.m.


Enjoy lunch in the dining halls as part of your registration fee. If you prefer, you can purchase food from the Union Food Court with cash or credit/debit.


Student Engagement Sessions

  • Housing General (11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m.)
  • Learning Communities (11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m.)
  • University Dining (1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m.)
  • Fraternity & Sorority Life General Session (11 a.m., 12 p.m.)
  • Interfraternity Council (11 a.m., 1:30 p.m.)
  • Panhellenic General Session (11:30 a.m., 2 p.m.)
  • Intercultural Student Panel (12:30 p.m., 1 p.m.)
  • Summer Orientation & Course Enrollment (12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m.)
  • Student Success Panel (11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m.)
  • Paying for College (Affordability & Financial Aid) (12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m.)
City Campus

Open House Opportunities

Pop into the open house to connect with the organizations and offices at Nebraska listed below.

City Campus

University/Community Information Fair*

*Ends at 2 p.m.

City Campus

Student Information Fair*

*Starts at 11:30

City Campus

East Campus Opportunities

While most incoming students will spend the majority of their time on City Campus, East Campus is home to the to the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources as well as unique programs such as textiles, fashion merchandise, speech language pathology and biological systems engineering. For admitted students who will be spending time on East Campus, we encourage you to explore the buildings and check out any of the sessions below.

  • Housing Session
  • Admissions Nebraska
  • Campus Recreation Tours
  • Residence Hall Room Tours
  • Nebraska Alumni Association Nebraska
East Campus
3—4:30 p.m.

College Admit Socials

Join your academic area college or department to connect with current students, faculty and staff to learn about what opportunities and adventures await you in your academic program.

(Please note: the College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Admit Social will take place on East Campus.)


Parking & Check-in

Parking is available at the Larson Building (1317 Q Street), Que Place (1111 Q Street) and University Square Garage (101 N 14th Street) parking garages. No need to pay—your parking will be validated at check-in.