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The University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus is open to visitors for limited capacity visits by appointment or reservation only. With our visitors’ health and safety in mind, we have taken several precautions including requiring faces coverings and modifying visit and event scheduling, locations and room arrangements to facilitate six or more feet of physical distancing between attendees.

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, virtual tours or for a 1-to-1 phone, video conference appointment.

As the situation changes, we will continue to post available in-person and virtual events below.

Husker Weekdays

Individual Visit | Half Day | Most Weekdays

Experience Nebraska in person during a Husker Weekday visit. Get more info on admission requirements, academics, student life and value at Nebraska. You and your guests will tour campus with a current student as your guide. Space is limited.

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Help, Not Hype Sessions

Most sessions are offered once at specific dates and times.

We don't want this crisis to prevent you from creating the future you want. Topics in our Help, Not Hype series are designed for juniors and seniors to help you take the next steps toward attaining a college degree, including filing the FAFSA, picking a college, getting enrolled, housing options, student life at Nebraska, resources for success, finding your fit on campus and much more. 

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Nebraska Info Sessions

All sessions are offered on a recurring basis every week.

Learn more about how Nebraska can help you move your future forward. Topics include information about your academic area of interest, value at Nebraska, and specific sessions for juniors, seniors and transfer students.

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Request a 1-on-1 Appointment

Daily, by Appointment

At Nebraska, we believe some of the most meaningful connections are made 1-to-1. Click the button below to request a phone or video appointment with a representative from admissions or your area of academic interest or to schedule a 1-on-1 virtual campus tour.

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Large Group Visits

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for Community Groups & Organizations

Inspire student-members of your organization to pursue higher education with a group visit that includes a campus tour, information on academic programs and a look at what life is like at Nebraska.

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Plan Your Trip to Lincoln

Important Locations & Parking

Check this map for important locations on campus, highlighted in red, and the closest parking garages, noted in black. Don't worry about paying for parking—just bring your ticket with you from the Que Place, Market Place, Larson or Haymarket parking garages and we’ll validate it when you check in for your event.

hotel room Husker Preferred Hotels

Husker Preferred Hotels

The Office of Admissions recommends these Husker Preferred Hotels for your stay in Lincoln. The hotels below offer special discounts (*) to Office of Admissions campus visitors. All rates are subject to hotel availability.

**Upon arrival, make sure to show the hotel clerk your campus visit confirmation letter to confirm your special rate.


The Cornhusker, A Marriott Hotel

The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

Map - The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

We are located in the heart of downtown Lincoln, just four blocks from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln City Campus. If flying into Lincoln, please call for information regarding our complimentary airport shuttle. The University of Nebraska–Lincoln rate includes one self-parking card per guest room.

*University of Nebraska–Lincoln rates start at $99, when available.

thecornhuskerhotel.com (Use "YNL" in the "Corporate/Promo/SET#" special rates field)

The Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel
333 South 13th St.
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-474-7474—ask for the university rate


Graduate Lincoln

Graduate Lincoln

Map - Graduate Lincoln

The smartest place to stay in Lincoln. Located downtown in the midst of the Haymarket, Graduate Lincoln is just a short stroll from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus, Memorial Stadium and Pinnacle Bank Arena. Our one-of-a-kind hotel features playful, Nebraska-inspired interiors and plenty of on-site entertainment, including a Topgolf Swing Suite, indoor swimming pool and vintage arcade games. Other amenities include a complimentary airport shuttle, bikes for exploring the city and a 24-hour fitness center. We're pet-friendly, too.

*Use promo code UNIVB

graduatehotels.com/lincoln

Graduate Lincoln
141 North 9th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-475-4011


Hyatt Place

Hyatt Place

Map - Hyatt Place Haymarket

Here at Hyatt Place "We Care for People So They Can Be Their Best." Stay with us to truly enjoy what Lincoln has to offer and ensure that you and your family are your best while traveling to the state of "The Good Life." In addition to being within walking distance of the university and Pinnacle Bank Arena, we’re also steps away from dozens of restaurants, shopping, entertainment and much, much more!

You will enjoy our elevated hot breakfast buffet experience, with our farm-to-table charm, as well as a shuttle to/from the Lincoln Airport and the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campuses (prior arrangements requested).

*Book with us online by using the group code 34035.

hyattplacelincoln.com

Hyatt Place Lincoln
600 Q Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-742-6007


The New Victorian Suites

The New Victorian Suites

Map - The New Victorian Suites

Welcome to the unbeatable combination of comfort, value and service you will enjoy while staying at the New Victorian Suites in Lincoln, Neb. Our Nebraska-owned hotel includes free parking, free breakfast each morning, an indoor heated pool, fitness room and free wireless internet. We are conveniently located in mid-town Lincoln at 50th and O streets, extremely close to the university’s East Campus and a short drive to City Campus with easy access to any location in Lincoln.

*University of Nebraska–Lincoln rates start at $74.99; use promo code UNL

newvictorianinn.com

The New Victorian Suites
225 N 50th St (50th & O St.)
Lincoln, NE 68504
402-464-4400


airplane Getting to Lincoln

Getting to Lincoln

Fly

Destination: Lincoln Municipal Airport (LNK)

Destination: Omaha Municipal Airport (OMA)

About 65 miles from campus or around an hour drive. Here are some options for getting from OMA to your visit in Lincoln:

  • Car Rental
  • OMALiNK: Arrange for a shuttle van to pick you up when you arrive at the airport and take you directly to campus. Prices vary.

Train

There is an Amtrak station in downtown Lincoln. It’s about a 1-mile walk to campus, or you can call a Lyft or Uber to pick you up. Visit amtrak.com for booking information.

Drive

When you drive to Lincoln, you’ll have many options for parking near campus. See the nearby garages in the map and don’t worry about the cost—simply bring your parking stub with you to your visit and we’ll validate it for you.

bicycles on a path Experience Lincoln

Experience Lincoln

Getting around Lincoln

  • Rideshare: Lyft and Uber are both active in Lincoln and are typically available within 5-10 minutes of a ride request.
  • Walking: Downtown is very walkable and Lincoln has over 130 miles of trails throughout the city, many of them paved.
  • Bike rental: You can find bike-share units, called BikeLNK, throughout downtown Lincoln. Simply find a kiosk, pay a small fee to check out a bike and explore the city. Learn more at go.unl.edu/bike-lnk.

Things to Do, Places to See

  • A tour of the capitol building is a must-do for history and architecture gurus. Visit capitol.nebraska.gov/visit to plan yours.
  • Sheldon Museum of Art, located right next to City Campus, is a free-admission museum featuring plenty of eye candy and interesting artifacts.
  • Grab lunch and head to the Sunken Gardens for the perfect floral setting.

Shopping

Where to Eat

Downtown Lincoln boasts 105+ restaurants, coffee bars, and dessert vendors. Find everything from Indian dishes to American fast food by visiting go.unl.edu/downtown-dining and using the filters to find the fare you want.

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