College Success Showcase

College Success Showcase

October 6 or October 12

Registration Closed

Event Details

Join us on campus for our College Success Showcase on October 6 or October 12! These events are designed to give you confidence and support on your unique path to college.

We're here to support you as you prepare to become a Husker until the day you receive your college diploma. During these events, you’ll explore your next steps to Nebraska with the guidance of the admissions team, including applying to Nebraska if you have not already. The events will run from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Cost: $5/person*—Sorry, no refunds. Cost includes lunch and a t-shirt.

*Fee waiver may be approved for students on the free and reduced lunch program.

After the welcome session, you'll be able to attend sessions where you’ll learn how we will prepare you for success at Nebraska. Sessions will include information on academics, scholarships, support and resources available to you. Plus, you will tour campus and enjoy lunch in one of our dining halls! To assist with the distance between Lincoln and Omaha, transportation will be provided for those needing it. Please use the transportation drop-down on the registration form if you are interested in transportation.

If you are under the age of 18, please have your parents/guardians complete the forms below and bring them with you on the day of the event.

Please RSVP by September 28 for the October 6 event or by October 5 for the October 12 event. Pre-registration is required. You may attend with a parent/guardian or your school or community-based organization. Check out the schedule below for more info.

October 6 Bus Locations

  • Grand Island High School
  • Omaha South High School
  • Omaha Bryan High School
  • Omaha North High School
  • Omaha Benson High School

October 12 Bus Locations

  • Omaha Northwest High School
  • Lincoln East High School
  • Lincoln Southwest High School
  • Bellevue West High School
  • Bellevue East High Schools
  • Grand Island High School
  • Omaha South High School

Questions?

If you have any questions about this event, please contact the Nebraska Office of Admissions at 402-472-2023.

COVID-19 Event Information

As it has done throughout the pandemic, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln continues to follow the most recent guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department.

The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department has issued a directed health measure requiring face masks in all indoor spaces. Face masks are required in all indoor spaces on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus in accordance with the measure.

The Office of Admissions is committed to hosting prospective students in a variety of platforms. If an on-campus experience is not the right option for you, virtual experiences are available. Join us for one of our recurring online info sessions or for a 1-to-1 phone or video conference appointment. Click the button below to learn more and register.

Connect With Us Remotely

Schedule

Time Activity
8:30 a.m.

Check-in

Check-in will begin in the Nebraska Union (1400 R St.) at 8:30 a.m. At check-in, we’ll give you everything you’ll need for your day ahead.

9 a.m.

Welcome

Get a big picture welcome to Nebraska to kick off your day!

9:30 a.m.

Academic Session

Choose from a variety of academic disciplines and learn more about your fields of interest in these breakout sessions hosted by our academic colleges, departments and engagement offices.

10 a.m.

Student Success Session I

You can use this time to apply to Nebraska, meet current students and the student organizations they are a part of, hear from the Center for Academic Success & Transition (CAST), TRIO, the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS) or Big Red Resilience.

10:30 a.m.

Student Success Session II

You can use this time to apply to Nebraska, meet current students and the student organizations they are a part of, hear from the Center for Academic Success & Transition (CAST), TRIO, the Office of Academic Success and Intercultural Services (OASIS) or Big Red Resilience.

11 a.m.

Campus Tour

Experience what life is like as a student at Nebraska. We'll walk through campus, so we recommend wearing comfortable shoes.

12:15 p.m.

Lunch

You'll get to enjoy lunch on campus in our dining halls!

1 p.m.

Scholarships & Financial Aid Session

We'll give you the information you need to know to apply for scholarships and how to submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

1:30 p.m.

Wrap Up & Dismissal

We'll wrap up the day with any final questions you have and dismiss you for the day.

Parking & Check-in

If you drove to campus, use the map to find parking. No need to pay—we will validate!